Masood Enterprise Centre
The focal point for enterprise and entrepreneurship at The University of Manchester and our mission is to encourage and support start-up businesses.
Manchester Enterprise Centre has been renamed the Masood Enterprise Centre in recognition of the support from the Masood family.
Send us an email or give us a call to find out more:
email@example.com / +44 (0)161 306 8484
Through a programme of enterprise teaching, learning, business start-up support and acceleration, 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 into successful market opportunities.
Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
Interested in developing your enterprise knowledge and skills? Here’s your chance to find out more…
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.
Competitions and Awards
Our events are a great way for you to gain valuable insights, tips, tricks, recommendations, and advice to inspire you to take the next step on your entrepreneurial journey.
These events are the backbone of the start-up ecosystem where speakers and participants share their experiences, and where you begin to build your networks.
All events are free to attend, but please register if you'd like to attend. Contact email@example.com for further details.
Date and time
Doing Things Differently: An Audience with Shiv Khera - Postponed
Unfortunately, this event has been postponed.
"Winners don't do different things, they do things differently." The International Entrepreneur (TiE) NorthWest and the Masood Enterprise Centre, in conjunction with the Indian Society of Manchester, are excited to bring you this fantastic, inspirational event.
A programme of learning and development to enhance your skills and direct your start-up thinking.
- Researcher to Innovator (R2I)
- Enterprise School
We provide a package of essential business support activities that are critical at the start of your entrepreneurial journey.
Every Friday morning from 10-12:30 we hold a drop-in session for you to learn more about all about the opportunities available to you. Drop by this Friday; we look forward to meeting you.
- Accelerator programme for graduate start-up business
- Ideas Hatchery – pre-accelerator programme for student/graduate business ideas
- Mentoring and coaching 1-2-1 support
- Drop-in advice sessions
Masood Enterprise Centre News
Friday, March 27, 2020
The Masood Enterprise Centre has opened its annual Eli & Britt Harari Graphene Enterprise Award competition, which offers £70,000 prize money for novel ideas involving graphene and other 2D materials that have the potential to be commercialised. >>
Friday, February 28, 2020
Andrew Jervis, co-founder and CEO of the award-winning online start-up, ClickMechanic, has just gone live with his debut TV campaign. Having secured £1m worth of commercial airtime through UKTV Ventures multi-million-pound investment fund, ClickMechanic will be able to reach out to over 33 million viewers every month. >>
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
We guess you’re reading this as you are considering submitting an application to Venture Further - the University’s annual business start-up competition - to help turn your ideas into reality. It really is a fantastic opportunity for any student interested in starting their own business. >>
Monday, January 13, 2020
The University of Manchester’s Venture Further competition launched in December 2019. Designed to nurture and highlight the wide range of entrepreneurial students and alumni at the University, Venture Further once again promises to be a huge success. >>