Do you see opportunities to improve the world and our lives? Maybe it's a social or environmental challenge, a product that doesn’t do what you need it to, or a service that is unusable… we believe entrepreneurship means making those changes, and are here to help anyone who wants to try. Join us!


If you're an academic or research student with an innovative idea linked to your work at the University, our Commercialisation Team are here to assist you. Sign up to the Entrepreneurship Services' workshops and programmes to hone your idea, get in touch with their team to find out more information about the additional support and training you can receive.

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Community and News

Laurence Collingwood

Meet graduate founder Laurence Collingwood

Laurence Collingwood, director and founder of Cilo Innovations, shares his startup journey, and what being an entrepreneur means to him.

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Daniela Orrego

Meet graduate founder Daniela Orrego

Daniela Orrego, director of Loro Crisps, a University of Sheffield supported business, talks about her founder journey, and why community is so important.

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Startup Visas

If you're an international student and have recently graduated from the University, we can help you secure a Startup visa, which allows you to stay in the UK and develop an innovative, viable and scalable business.

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