National Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship

Doug Richard to Deliver Enterprise Boost for Universities

Leading business trainer for entrepreneurs and founding Dragons’ Den star Doug Richard has teamed up with the National Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship (NCGE) to launch a nationwide training programme for academics that will boost entrepreneurship in universities. With the support of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), The Enterprising Academic Programme will challenge academics and researchers to understand the business context of the world they live in and the potential business impact of their academic research. The programme is being sponsored by Santander Business Banking and the Technology Strategy Board. The programme, which will be presented by Doug Richard himself, aims to stimulate a more entrepreneurial approach by discovering, creating and developing ... »