Masood Enterprise Centre
The focal point for student enterprise and entrepreneurship at The University of Manchester.
Manchester Enterprise Centre has been renamed the Masood Enterprise Centre in recognition of the support from the Masood family.
Contact us to find out more:
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There is growing demand for graduates who can solve problems, innovate, see opportunity, manage risk and apply their subject knowledge and skills. Through a programme of enterprise teaching, learning and business start-up support, the Centre helps you to capitalise on your ideas and the world-leading research output from the University, transferring knowledge from the classrooms and laboratories to market opportunities.
Gain enterprise knowledge and skills to help you to make a positive impact in your career
Enterprise elective units
There are a wide range of electives available for undergraduate and postgraduate students across the University.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to discuss these options in more detail.
Masood Enterprise Centre News
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Two new technology businesses share this year’s £70,000 prize for novel applications of graphene and other 2D materials.
The University of Manchester strengthens enterprise and innovation capability with Masood Enterprise Centre investment
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
The University of Manchester is further strengthening its enterprise and innovation capability by bringing together the Masood Enterprise Centre and the Innovation Optimiser Team, previously based in UMI3, and investing in two new academic appointments.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
The Masood Enterprise Centres Enterprise Summer School took place over four days in Grange-over-Sands last week with 30 postgraduate students from around the university aiming to identify business opportunities based on social problems in the area.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
The “Chunhui Cup” – the national Chinese Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition – is the most prestigious and influential entrepreneurial competition in China, jointly organised by the Chinese Ministry of Education and the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology.
Monday, June 3, 2019
The Masood Enterprise Centre is launching its Kickstarter Fund. The £25K fund will be part of a support package to test and develop early-stage business ideas. The aim is to create more successful start-ups from the ideas developed by students across the University.
Monday, May 13, 2019
A Manchester-based social enterprise that trains people who have experienced homelessness to become walking tour guides in the city has secured a £12,000 investment through the Masood Enterprise Centre's Venture Further competition.
Thursday, May 9, 2019
The winners of the 2019 Venture Further business start-up competition have been announced at an awards ceremony at The University of Manchester. 10 teams of entrepreneurs have been awarded a share of a £75,000 cash prize fund to help take their start-ups to the next level.
Monday, April 29, 2019
The Masood Enterprise School is a four-day residential enterprise session for postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers taking place in July on the Southern Edge of the Lake District.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Dr Robert Phillips, Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at the Masood Enterprise Centre, has had several articles published recently covering topics such as Brexit, the lack of graduate entrepreneurs, social entrepreneurship and crowdfunding.