Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week (8-12 November 2021) is recognised as the biggest global celebrations of entrepreneurship with 180 countries taking part annually.

Global Entrepreneurship Week

Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week at UoB

Last year, the University of Birmingham collaborated with NatWest Entrepreneurship to bring a series of online events, opportunities and competitions including the #GEW10K Challenge. All our Global Entrepreneurship Week events in 2020 can be viewed as recorded sessions on the B Start-Up Canvas course here

Our 2021 programme of events will be announced here in October 2021. Find out more about global events via the official Global Entrepreneurship Week website.




Get your innovative idea off the ground. The B-Enterprising team are offering £500 of funding for new start-up businesses. Full funding details here

Registered a business this year? £500 to pay back your start-up costs

Other ways to get involved 

Book a Business Start-Up Advice appointment - If you need help with an idea, our friendly start-up advisors can help you get to the next step with a 30 minute consultation. Book an appointment here

Join the UoB Start-Up Society - Be a part of the enterprise and Start-Up community on campus by joining the UoB Start-Up society. Join the Facebook group for more information.

Student Businesses at UoB

Get closer to University of Birmingham Start-Up businesses by visiting the UoB Business Directory webpage here.

Contact the B-Enterprising team

Contact the team with any questions. Email: or find a full range of services on the B-Enterprising homepage here.

Global Entrepreneurship Week is taking place 16-20 November 2020


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