Improve your skills

Sometimes, a degree isn't enough to make you stand out from the crowd. For this reason, it's really important to build a strong set of skills that will help you take on tasks and challenges effectively and knock potential employers off their feet.

Fear not, though, because we're here to help. We offer everything from entrepreneurial bootcamps and skill build sessions to our very own 20-credit module, Making Ideas Happen, all of which could help you improve your skills and expand your CV.

  • You’d be silly not to Skill Build

    Wondering what we get up to at Skill Build? Well, the clue's in the name.

    Skill Build is a free series of weekly lectures which focus on building your employability and enterprise skills, with sessions covering everything from negotiation to social media.

  • Get 20 credits for studying enterprise!

    If you reckon your degree could do with a bit of a shake-up, Making Ideas Happen might be for you.

    Our 20-credit interdisciplinary module gives you the chance to develop a social enterprise solution to a 'real-world' problem. Give it a whirl.

  • Social Innovation Lab

    Passionate about making a difference and interested in learning more about social enterprise?

    Take part in our Social Innovation Lab, a short programme of evening workshops that'll guide you through the development of a socially-driven idea.

  • Build a team & launch a startup in 54 hours

    Love a high pressure challenge? Love tech? Love meeting and working with new people? Love... pizza?

    Work with coders, designers and startup enthusiasts, taking an idea from concept to minimum viable product in just 54 jam-packed hours.

  • Don’t squander your summer! Enroll now

    Lounging about all summer sound like a bit of a snore?

    Put a couple of those long days to use by taking the chance to build your entrepreneurial knowledge and increase your employability skills, all without having to leave the comfort of your deckchair.