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The Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme 2014, Module 2

The Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme Starting on 23rd April, The University of Huddersfield hosted the second module with the University of Leeds for the 2014 Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme. Thirty senior university leaders from across the UK and Europe are taking part, a record number of participants. The programme focuses on the urgent need for …

Student/Graduate Start-up Support and Enterprise Talent Development Programme

This one day event will be of interest to LEPs wishing to support the delivery of entrepreneurial graduates and graduate entrepreneurs with the confidence and capacity to create new businesses.  The development of enterprising students and graduates is essential to the UK Economy.  European Structural Funds provide an enabling mechanism for projects supporting start-up and …

International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference 2014 Newcastle University 3rd-5th September 2014

Registration is now open for the 9th annual IEEC which will be generously hosted by Newcastle University. For our 2014 conference, we are proud to be announcing a thought-provoking and exciting conference title: “Education + Engagement = Impact”. We are already delighted to announce that our key note speakers will include: Dr Paul Redmond, Head of Careers …

NCEE and EEUK Launch National Enterprise Educator Awards 2014

The National Enterprise Educator Awards (NEEA) for 2014 are now open. The Awards run by NCEE and EEUK, is now in its 6th year of celebrating the achievements of those who show exceptional and inspirational commitment to supporting student and graduate entrepreneurship. EEUK and NCEE are proud to announce new categories for the 2014 National Enterprise …

IEEP Fellows Research Dissemination & Update Meeting

NCEE is delighted to be working with our partners at the Welsh YES CPD Hub to bring this event to promote and share the research findings of some of our IEEP Fellows.  The day’s contributions will reflect current thinking and new developments in enterprise and entrepreneurship education and provide an opportunity for discussion around current …

Leadership Impact Day

The Leadership Impact Day will take place at Coventry University Technology Park on Tuesday the 18th March 2014. This development day has been designed for managers & leaders in FE & HE who want to learn how they can help their institutions to become more entrepreneurial. The day will include: • An exploration of the …

NCEE launches 2014 programme of events for colleagues working with students and staff to promote enterprise in education.

We are delighted to kick-off our 2014 enterprise educator programme of events with a free 1 day ‘taster’ event on 30th January 2014.  Following the success of last year’s “Impact Days” NCEE is once again working with the School for Start ups’ as part of the Entrepreneurs and Education Programme. This ‘Impact day for Enterprise …

Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2013 – University of Strathclyde

All six shortlisted universities are congratulated for their commitment to enterprise, entrepreneurship, innovation and impact. The 2013 award is made to the University of Strathclyde. Strathclyde’s distinctiveness as an entrepreneurial university stems from its foundation as a “place of useful learning”. This remains embedded today through a focus upon research with impact; enterprising education for …

NCEE and EEUK announce the 2013 winners of the National Enterprise Educator Awards

The UK’s top enterprise educators were announced at Sheffield’s Cutlers’ Hall for the National Enterprise Educator Awards. The ceremony brought together educators showcasing their excellence in enterprise and entrepreneurship education as part of the International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference (IEEC) Gala Dinner on the 12th September. The Enterprise Educator award sponsored by the Higher Education Academy …

University Enterprise Network: Inspiring Enterprise in STEM

The National Centre of Entrepreneurship in Education (NCEE) has recently published an evaluative brochure entitled “University Enterprise Network: Inspiring Enterprise in STEM” which was published in August 2013.  The brochure highlights the accomplishments of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – University Enterprise Network (STEM-UEN) which began in 2009 bringing together industry, Higher Education and …

International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference 2013 University of Sheffield 11th – 13th September 2013

Registration is open for the 8th annual IEEC, generously hosted by the University of Sheffield. This year’s theme will be ‘Putting Students at the Centre of Enterprise’. Join around 250 educators and practitioners at this premier national and international conference on enterprise and entrepreneurship education. Interactivity is a hallmark of IEEC – this year we …

The 2013 Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme ended at UUK in July

Participant feedback was extremely positive – ” I wouldn’t have missed this opportunity for the world!”, said one participant and “Heaps of ideas to keep me going for years”, and “Great peer support and bags of enthusiasm from tutors” said others. Applications are now open for the 2014 Programme which begins in January at the University of Oxford.  For more information, …

NCEE and EEUK Announce The 2013 National Enterprise Educator Awards Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2013 National Enterprise Educator Awards (NEEA) has been announced. The 5th annual awards jointly run by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship in Education (NCEE) and Enterprise Educators UK (EEUK) recognises outstanding achievement in the enterprise and entrepreneurship education field. With no exception the awards panel commented on how the judging was …

The 2013 Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme

The 2013 Entrepreneurial University Leaders Programme The 2013 programme was very successfully launched at the University of Oxford in January, with the second module at the Coventry University in April. Participants to the programme are in senior positions in Universities, predominantly from the UK, but also from Continental Europe and Canada as well. The programme …

NEEA Website

The www.neea.org.uk website is currently down due to urgent maintenance and we hope to have this matter resolved very quickly. We apologise for any inconvenience caused NCEE IT Support Team

Entrepreneurial Institution Leadership Impact Day was held on 19th February 2013 at UUK’s Woburn House Conference Centre in London

Senior academics and professionals attended the conference discussing key strategic areas of university development in relation to enterprise and entrepreneurship. This was a free one-day workshop funded by BIS to stimulate more entrepreneurship in the tertiary education sector. The day focused upon the challenges of building an integrated response to entrepreneurial innovation across the university …

Impact day for Enterprise Educators – an introduction to IEEP 2013/14

NCEE was delighted to launch the 2013 International Enterprise Educators Programme (IEEP). The programme began in February 2013 with ‘Impact Days’ that were delivered in partnership with EEUK and form part of the School for Start ups’ Entrepreneurial Institution initiative which is provided specialist events offering sharp, intensive, immediate teaching, training and support to help institutions and thepeople and students within …