Student enterprise

Getting involved in Enterprise isn’t just about starting a business, it is also about developing enterprising skills, connections and ideas that could help you stand out from the crowd and progress in the world of work.

We have a broad-range of activities and initiatives to support you during your studies, with hundreds of innovative ideas from DMU students and graduates that have flourished into successful businesses with the help of the Enterprise Team.

If you are thinking of starting your own business, or working for yourself, we can help provide you with the right advice and guidance to get your business off the ground.

Support, advice and guidance

Find out more about the start-up business support on offer.

Competitions and funding

There are many opportunities to pitch for money and support for your start-up business idea.

Space for entrepreneurial activity

We have dedicated spaces that can be used for entrepreneurial work.


There are many different events across the university that you can attend or become involved in.

Jobs, placements and opportunities

Discover how we can support your route to self-employment and job opportunities.

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At DMU there is always something to do or see, check out our events for yourself.

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DMU is a dynamic university, read about what we have been up to in our latest news section.

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Mission and vision

Read about our mission and vision and how these create a supportive and exciting learning environment.