Entrepreneurship and Startups

Be a game-changing graduate

UQ recognises that the skills to innovate, take good ideas to market and connect with the right groups are key to giving ideas value and creating change

We provide advice on developing those skills in an accessible and engaging way through entrepreneurial support programs like iLab and UQ Idea Hub.

 Find your passion

  Be innovative

 Connect with mentors

UQ Idea Hub is a practical, hands-on program that provides aspiring student entrepreneurs with the skills and knowledge needed to conceive a startup.
Want to start your own business? The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science can give you advice on how to start and run your business.
Budding entrepreneurs can grow their business ideas from seed, with ilab’s intensive three-month ilab Germinate 6 program.

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