Access support to help develop your start-up ideas and entrepreneurial skills.
The Basecamp Enterprise team delivers start-up acceleration and pre-incubation support from initial ideas to successful graduate start-ups. Supporting all future founders to build their growth mindsets, entrepreneurial skills, and networks across Bristol.
How we can help
Events and skills-build workshops
We run a range of events and workshops throughout the year to help you explore and plan your ideas, develop your enterprise skillset and provide networking opportunities.
Get top tips, learn more about our programmes, and hear from fellow students about their start-up stories in the Careers Service blog.
Enterprise, entrepreneurship and start-up resources
Get started on your start-up journey with our wealth of resources on things like funding. Find details of the various types of self-employment and advice to help you decide if self-employment is the right choice for you.
Talk to us
If you have an idea but are uncertain about your next steps, book an appointment with our Enterprise Adviser.
The New Enterprise Competition
The New Enterprise Competition is the University of Bristol's flagship start-up competition, run by the Basecamp Enterprise Team. Every year we award £35,000 of funding to entrepreneurial students, staff, and alumni. These start-ups cover a broad range of areas from jewellery design to novel vertical farming technologies.
IKEEP - the Intrapreneurial Knowledge Exchange Programme
The IKEEP programme provides you with training and real-world industry experience, acting as business advisers to drive innovation and bring fresh thinking to regional businesses.
The Growth support programme
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