Business Services

News

UWS start-up company set for solid success

Marta Zurakowska, a recent PhD graduate of University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has launched her company UK Stone Doctor Ltd with support from the University’s Enterprise Services.

Events

Converge Challenge 2017 Workshop

Monday, 06 March 2017 12:00 PM - Monday, 06 March 2017 2:00 PM

UWS Enterprise Services are holding a Converge Challenge information session for students, graduates and staff who have an idea with commercial potential. This workshop is for anyone considering applying to Converge Challenge and would like to find out more about the competition.

  • Enterprise Services provides a proactive gateway to the expertise and facilities available at UWS for business, industry and third sector clients.

    The Enterprise Services team helps businesses to access University expertise and resources for a variety of projects including feasibility studies, problem solving, consultancy, company R&D, continuing professional development, training, analysis and testing.

    At UWS we work with businesses of all sizes and across the public and private sectors. The team is closely aligned to the six Schools at UWS and we work with businesses to connect them with academic staff and set up any contracts and agreements required to get things started.

    The team can also discuss and investigate whether there is any external funding which may be drawn upon to help fund a project.

    To discuss anything, please contact our head of service Johnny Mone or find a specific a member of the team who specialises in our each of our services.