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MDXcelerator is here to support you with understanding entrepreneurship and the world of start-ups, building a business idea or joining forces on developing an existing one, writing your business plan, taking steps towards defining an MVP, and meeting potential co-founders. You will also have the chance to win prize money and work with mentors on launching your business into the market.

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Explore your entrepreneurial journey with MDXcelerator, designed to empower Middlesex University students and recent graduates like you. We adapt to your needs, providing flexible, accessible support throughout your academic journey.

Our aim is to break entry barriers for those unsure of what being a start-up funder is like, who are held back by a lack of social or financial resources, as well as offer guidance to those who need support in developing and launching their ideas onto the market.

MDXcelerator opens as a year-long service, offering you exciting events, pitching challenges, training, and seed funding opportunities. You can also access online resources, 1:1 support, and collaborative spaces to aid in your journey.

  • Events and Opportunities

  • business.connected Digital Bootcamps

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    Sign up for the next cohort

    Business owners in London and the South East who are yet to adopt technology or build a business website can join a three-week bootcamp to get online, learn how to make web sales, and attract more customers. Each bootcamp series will begin with an in-person launch event.

    Find out more

  • The Ingenuity Programme: Impact Through Enterprise

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    Closing soon!

    The programme provides start-up skills training, mentoring, networking, experiential learning and entrepreneurial development opportunities, plus routes to funding for early-stage impact driven businesses. The most impactful ideas are awarded a share of £75,000 in prize funding.

    Register Today

  • Become part of the Enactus community

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    Are you ready to join a network of changemakers and go-getters? Enactus is an international social entrepreneurship project presentation competition for university students. Fill in the short contact form and we'll get you started on your Enactus adventure.

    Join today

  • CareerConnect: Visit the Entrepreneur’s Corner

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    May 2024, Time TBC, On campus

    Time to explore your curiosity about running a business or going self-employed. An occasion to meet successful entrepreneurs and like-minded colleagues, or even potential co-founders!

    Coming soon

  • EPP: A Three-weeks Sprint Programme

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    Start of June 2024, On campus

    Have you considered running your own business or supporting a founder with an existing idea? Have you launched a business already? This is an intensive three week programme that offers a unique mix of masterclasses and workshops, a chance to work collaboratively on a start-up, win seed-funding, receive mentoring, and more.

    Express Your Interest

  • MDXcelerator International Pitching Challenge

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    Date TBC, Time TBC, On campus

    Submit your business canvas for a chance to be selected for the big MDXcelerator start-up pitching competition, where you could win £7,000 to put towards your business funding. If you are selected, you will attend an in-person, 5 min business pitch challenge, where a panel of judges will select the top 3 to attend the MDXcelerator International Pitching Challenge.

    Coming soon

Online resources

Access our comprehensive resource hub designed to empower every facet of your entrepreneurial journey. Whether you're aiming to foster the right mindset, master essential skills, or navigate specific challenges, this collection is tailored to elevate your entrepreneurial experience.

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