Launchpad, Falmouth University

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Launchpad is an innovative incubation and acceleration programme starting in May 2017, designed to place talented graduates in teams that incubate into investible companies.

Type of opportunity offered

> Postgraduate Study/professional training

 

Sector offered

> IT and Technology > Management and business

           

About Launchpad, Falmouth University

We're looking for graduates or industry-experienced individuals with skills in:

- Software development
- Business & entrepreneurship
- Creative digital

Launchpad is an innovative incubation and acceleration programme starting in May 2017, designed to place talented graduates in teams that incubate into investible companies. The programme offers you paid opportunities to forge the growth of digital sectors in Cornwall, the UK and worldwide. You will work on a new start-up and through business support, mentoring and applied boot camp training, leave as a director in a viable, sustainable business.

Launchpad is underpinned by an MA in Entrepreneurship (with no attached fees), which provides the requisite knowledge and skills to drive the development of a new high-growth potential tech start-up. The MA is designed to complement the incubation of the business through supporting Launchpad students to gain, analyse and apply knowledge to entrepreneurship, business governance and operation, innovation management, negotiation and presentation techniques and effective communication.

Benefits:

- A stipend of £16,000 during the first year
- The opportunity to have a stake in an industry-tested business
- Collaboration with an industry partner with identified demand
- MA in Entrepreneurship, with no attached fees
- An established network of industry connections

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