Business & Innovation
RGU has a long history of innovation, providing enhanced opportunities for accessible education. With a proud record of graduate employability we are now taking another evolutionary step to create a vibrant Entrepreneurship and Innovation Ecosystem. Our objective is to prepare the university and the wider community for the innovation economy, diversifying the economy of the North East.
The RGU Startup Accelerator offers teams of students, staff or alumni access to a five-month, mentor-led development programme as well as seed funding and incubation space to turn creative ideas into viable, high-growth businesses.
Attend an Innovation Event
Take the first steps to developing your entrepreneurial skills by attending one of our events, such as an Innovation Masterclass or Innovation Skills session.
Subscribe to the Innovation Mailing List
Keep updated on all of our activities, events, updates and startup stories by subscribing to our mailing list to get e-mail digests a few times a month.
Starts: Wednesday 11 March 2020Innovation Skills – How to enhance your business brand?
How do I brand my business? What should my logo be? This session will explore graphic design and how you can use this skill to enhance your business.
Starts: Wednesday 08 April 2020Innovation Skills – How do you protect your business online?
How do I make sure my computer is protected? How do I store sensitive information? This session will introduce you to some of the key information you need to know to make sure your business is cyber secure.
Starts: Thursday 27 February 2020ONE CodeBase Meetup
Following on from their win for Ecosystem Champion at the recent Startup Awards, ONE CodeBase's first meetup of 2020 will be on the topic Ecosystems and what makes them successful?