Turning ideas into a business

Are you a budding entrepreneur with a great idea for a business? You can receive expert advice from our business advisers to help you get started.

The Hive is NTU's purpose-built Centre for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise

We help turn business ideas into a reality through our support network, mentoring and training programmes as well as delivering expert entrepreneurship education across the university.

Since 2001, the Hive has helped more than 400 start-up companies. Around 70% of those businesses are still trading and prospering today.

Support we offer:

  • Business support services, including training programmes, mentoring, and general guidance and advice
  • First-class office facilities
  • Access to invaluable information services and relevant organisations.
  • Competitively priced office accommodation.
  • Potential routes to funding opportunities, grants and useful events.

So if you have a business idea or even just want to go freelance, visit The Hive website and see how we can help you.

We Are Marketable Ltd

"The Hive has had a huge impact on getting my business to this point, it’s provided me with early support to allow my business to grow, and having a business mentor here has really helped me to stay grounded and have someone with experience to speak to about ideas and how I can manage and grow my business."

Ben Spray, We Are Marketable

Still need help?

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