Programs

There’s support at every stage of your Ventures journey – from flexing your creative muscles to launching a startup.

Introductory

Six workshops focused on innovation, design and business skills. Be mentored by experienced local and global innovators
Six workshops for women across all disciplines who are in or want to become managers, entrepreneurs, researchers or academics.
A practical, hands-on program designed specifically to inspire and support PhD and postgraduate students interested in entrepreneurship and innovation.
Gain the knowledge and skills to ideate, validate, build, test and pitch your startup idea in just two days!
The Social Enterprise Explorers is designed to inspire and support UQ students, staff and alumni interested in making a difference through social entrepreneurship.

Skills applied

This program allows UQ students to come together and create projects that will positively impact communities around the world.
Validate the fit between your ideas and market needs while developing a business model for your product or service.
Activate is a three-week remote internship program in entrepreneurship. This is your opportunity to further your employability skills plus expand your network in Australia.
Postgraduate students are invited to find a solution to a sustainability challenge set by industry for their chance to win a tailored employability experience and trip to Dubai.

Advanced

Intern at a startup in some of the world’s most vibrant startup hot spots — including Shanghai, Singapore, Tel Aviv and San Francisco.
Six-month acceleration program. Eligible startups will receive a $20,000 equity-free grant.

Talk to a student

Not sure how to get involved? Our talented Ventures ambassadors can help guide you through your entrepreneurial journey