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 2018

InvEnterPrize Student Ideas Competition is now ‘live’

Get your application in by Feb 5th 5pm

For details email: aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk




 Enterprise Events 2018

  • Wed 24th Jan 2.30-4.30 InvEnterPrize Q & A Drop in Session - Exec Boardroom Visualisation Centre
  • Wed 7th Feb 2.00-3.30 Business Research & Library skills session - Exec Boardroom Visualisation Centre. 
  • Wed 14th Feb 2.30-4.30 Networking Workshop - Lynne Orton - Exec Boardroom Visualisation Centre.  Lynne Orton from 'BizNet Wales' (Big Ideas Wales) will show you how to successfully network for your Business Start-up or Social Enterprise.
  • Wed 21st Feb 2.30-4.30 Ideas Generation Workshop - BIW - Exec Boardroom Visualisation Centre. If you have always wanted to start your own business or social enterprise but don't have that 'Big Idea', this Brainstorming workshop is for you. 


'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.