Careers and Entrepreneurship

Our activities

Come to one of our specialist events, including Startup Lab, our business startup course. You can also book a one-to-one appointment with a member of the Entrepreneurship team

Events and workshops

You will find a full programme of events throughout the year, both online and on-campus.

  • Startup Lab, our flagship business startup course, will guide you through from idea to launch
  • Events include specialist workshops and meetups for freelancers and social entrepreneurs.
  • Missed our previous workshops? Our Entrepreneurship canvas site includes recordings from some of our workshops, plus lots of useful resources. Use your Sussex ITS log-in to join our canvas site and start upskilling yourself, today!

All students and recent graduates are welcome, whether you are already trading or simply want to explore, network and develop your skills.

One-to-one appointments

Book an Entrepreneurship Exploration appointment with a member of our team. This will help us to understand what you need to move forward. In a one-to-one you can:

  • Discuss ideas, plan next steps and learn how to develop a business
  • Get specialist advice on everything from funding and finance to marketing and intellectual property protection
  • Access mentors and experienced founders who can help you grow
  • Receive coaching and feedback to keep you on target and on point
  • Learn about other opportunities available through the university network