Increasingly researchers and academics are expected to show not only that they are an effective researcher/educator, but also that they have a capacity to be enterprising. Enterprising Leicester is here to develop the enterprising capabilities of academic staff and researchers helping them to:
- develop their capacity to innovate and create
- gain the skills needed to underpin their employability
- enable their entrepreneurship
- and facilitate knowledge transfer
The University of Leicester provides a range of opportunities to support researchers and academics in developing their enterprise skills and to maximise the real world impact of their work – University staff can take advantage of training programmes, networking seminars, and even apply for funding to help turn business ideas into reality.
On this site, you can find advice on the full range of enterprise skills development opportunities available across the University: