Entrepreneurship at UQ

Ventures reflects the entrepreneurial spirit of our community. While you can’t predict the future, you can develop the knowledge, networks and skills to pivot between current and emerging careers and flourish wherever life takes you.

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Over the winter break, travel to either Singapore or Shanghai for Startup AdVentures. You’ll gain first-hand knowledge on growing an early-stage business and enhance your employability capabilities. Applications close 21 April.
Take you venture to the next level, gain support, and $15,000 in investment with the three-month ilab Accelerator: Chapter 2 program. Applications close 7 May. Join the upcoming info sessions to learn more.
Join us to celebrate the conclusion of the Empower pre-accelerator program and to see our refreshed incubator space, Tuesday 30 April from 5:30pm. Register today.


What's it really like to launch a startup at UQ?

At UQ, we’re continuously impressed by the entrepreneurial spirit and startup ideas that come out of our UQ Ventures community.

Tom Bizzell, a Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Laws (Honours) student and 2022 UQ’s Chief Student Entrepreneur tells us about his startup Wakeshare and his experiences with UQ Ventures.

Own the unknown

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Take advantage of 3D printers, design studios and co-working spaces.
Network with like-minded people and compete for prizes.
Explore our three Ventures locations and co-working locations.


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