AberPreneurs - Turning Business Ideas into Reality

Aberystwyth University supports students, graduates and staff who wish to start new businesses, particularly where these businesses are related to the knowledge and expertise of the University.

'AberPreneurs' helps clients with information,

advice, training and funding.


Enterprise Events 2017/18 

  • Wed 4th October 2pm - Crowdfunding - http://welshice.org/team/gareth-jones  - Visualisation Centre 
  • Wed 11th October 2.30pm - Role Model talk - Ben Giles http://www.ultimacleaning.com/ - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 18th October 2pm - Ideas Generation - Big Ideas Wales - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 25th October 2pm - Financing your New Business - Antur Teifi/Finance Wales/Purple Shoots/HSBC - IBERS NEW 0.32
  • Wed 1st November 2pm - Role Model talk - Steve Simmons - Professional Saxophonist - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 8th November 2pm - Social Enterprise - Jane Ryall - https://uk.linkedin.com/in/janeryall - IBERS NEW 0.32
  • Mon 13th November 2pm - 'InvEnterPrize' - Student ideas competition launch event - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 15th November 2.30pm - Market Research - Big Ideas Wales - Visualisation Centre
  • Friday 17th November 2pm - Role Model talk - Ben Room http://www.brdsports.co.uk - Visualisation Centre 
  • Wed 22nd November 2pm - Marketing - Big Ideas Wales - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 29th November 2pm - Finance/Bookkeeping - Big Ideas Wales - Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 6th December 2.30pm - Intellectual Property - Nigel Packer https://businesswales.gov.wales/bigideas/profile/nigel-t-packer - Visualisation Centre 

InvEnterPrize Student Ideas Competition is now ‘live’

Get your application in by Feb 5th 5pm

For details email: aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk


'Business Start-Up Week'  2018 -

June 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th - IBERS NEW Room 0.33


To Book your place email: abpstaff@aber.ac.uk 

Remember! FREE One to one 'Business Mentoring' available, to book email: abpstaff@aber.ac.uk





'AberPreneurs' offer a range of activities to support enterprise:

  • Business Start-Up and Enterprise Support
  • Enterprise Events
  • Inspirational Talks
  • One-to-one Mentoring
  • Funding Advice
  • Networking
  • Useful Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Websites



Getting in Contact:


If you have a business idea and would like some advice contact:

Louise Somerfield - Enterprise Administrator
E: abpstaff@aber.ac.uk
T: 01970 622378

Aberystwyth University Enterprise Network Facebook Pagewww.facebook.com/AberUni.Enterprise‌‌

Enterprise and business start-up support at Aberystwyth University is supported through the Mid Wales Enterprise Hub.  The Mid Wales Enterprise Hub is one of six Regional hubs established by the Welsh Government to drive it's commitment to encourage youth entrepreneurship in Wales.