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 
  • Wed 11th October 2.30pm - Role Model talk - Ben Giles http://www.ultimacleaning.com/ 
  • Wed 18th October 2pm - Ideas Generation - Big Ideas Wales
  • Wed 25th October 2pm - Financing your New Business - Antur Teifi/Finance Wales/Purple Shoots/HSBC
  • Wed 1st November 2pm - Role Model talk - Steve Simmons - Professional Saxophonist
  • Wed 8th November 2pm - Social Enterprise - Jane Ryall - https://uk.linkedin.com/in/janeryall
  • Mon 13th November 2pm - 'InvEnterPrize' - Student ideas competition launch event
  • Wed 15th November 2.30pm - Market Research - Big Ideas Wales
  • Friday 17th November 2pm - Role Model talk - Ben Room http://www.brdsports.co.uk 
  • Wed 22nd November 2pm - Marketing - Big Ideas Wales
  • Wed 29th November 2pm - Finance/Bookkeeping - Big Ideas Wales
  • Wed 6th December 2.30pm - Intellectual Property - Katherine Penaluna - http://www.uwtsd.ac.uk/staff/kathryn-penaluna/

 All to be in The Executive Boardroom, Visualization Centre, Penglais Campus

'Business Start-Up Week'  2018 -

June 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th


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.