We’re delighted to announce that Queen Mary Chemistry student Rebecca Rickwood recently won a coveted place in the finals of the national Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards. Rebecca has been working hard alongside her studies over the last few years to develop her business, Gement, an eco-friendly cement, with support from the Queen Mary Careers and … More QMUL student in entrepreneurship finals
Rebecca Rickwood, 3rd year Chemistry student Tell us a bit about yourself I am a final year student studying a BSc Chemistry degree. My favourite area of research is in Inorganic Chemistry, where I find studying the atomic structure and properties of materials very interesting. Alongside my studies I work part time at an IT … More Student Story: Rebecca’s Enterprise Journey
Funding – Win up to £10,000 equity-free We’re on the hunt for the most innovative businesses and social enterprises emerging from QMUL. If you have an idea for a business that you’d like to start or grow we have Try It (up to £500), Grow It (up to £5,000) and Build It (up to £10,000) … More Enterprise opportunities
QEntrepreneur of the Month: Olga Kravchenko – Founder of Musemio Name: Olga Kravchenko University year or year of graduation: 2016 What did you study or what are your studying now? I completed BA in Drama focusing on technical theatre, and did MA in Arts and Cultural Management at King’s College after my BA. What is … More QEntrepreneur of the Month
The Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa allows international students here at QMUL to apply to stay in the UK to work on a business idea. Below, meet Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Tiffany, and her business JulieMay. Hi, I am Tiffany Chiu, founder of JulieMay. I started JulieMay when my mum gave birth to my little … More Tiffany’s Story: My Journey as a Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur
Are you interested in starting your own business, developing an existing idea, learning entrepreneurial skills or networking with other aspiring and established entrepreneurs? The Enterprise team can help you achieve these goals, whether you want to start a business or learn more about the process itself. If you have a creative idea or an existing business … More QEnterprise: Interested in starting your own business?
Olga Kravchenko, BA Drama graduate and InQUBEate cohort 8 alum Olga took part in InQUBEate, Queen Mary’s 8 week start up incubator from January- March 2018 to develop her virtual reality company ‘Musemio’. Olga’s Story Sometimes you just need a little push to make magic happen. For Musemio this push was a chance to participate … More InQUBEate: Olga’s story