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.  


InvEnterPrize rules 2022-2023 (Word)

InvEnterPrize rules 2022-2023 (PDF)

InvEnterPrize Application Form 2022-2023 (Word)

InvEnterPrize Application Form 2022-2023 (PDF)

InvEnterPrize Competition - Prizes Explained (Word)

InvEnterPrize Competition - Prizes Explained (PDF)

NB: Send your completed applications to aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk 



Wed 8th Feb - 2pm - 'Digital Marketing Masterclass' with Big Ideas Wales Role Model Francesca Irving from 'Lunax Digital' Lunax Digital

Wed 22nd Feb - 2pm - Sustainable Business with Big Ideas Wales Role Model Scott James from 'Coaltown Coffee' Coaltown Coffee

Wed 1st March - 2pm - Pitching your Business with Big Ideas Wales business adviser and guest speaker James Bryan past InvEnterPrize winner & founder of 'The Cricket Store' thecricketstore






See our Success Stories here: Aber graduate starts

Check out the Welsh Student Marketplacehttps://walesstudentmarket.co.uk/ 

If you would like to have your business advertised here contact aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk



  • FREE One to One 'Business Mentoring' also available on-line or in person

For all enquiries email: aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk                   







AberPreneurs poster of services

'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

The Impact of Enterprise Education at Aberystwyth University



Getting in Contact:


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

Louise Somerfield/Tony Orme 
E: aberpreneurs@aber.ac.uk
T: 01970 622378

To provide you with our full range of start-up support services we hold and utilise personal data that you provide, on the basis of legitimate interest.

Our full Data Protection Information can be viewed here -Data Protection Information Students/Graduates ; Data Protection Information Employers and Stakeholders

Enterprise and Business start-up at Aberystwyth University is supported by The Welsh Government Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme as part of the Welsh Governments commitment to encourage youth entrepreneurship in Wales.