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About
BCU Advantage

BCU Advantage is the business support service from Birmingham City University (BCU).

Our support will help you achieve your business goals through collaborations with BCU experts, business specialist and recruitment professionals along with partner organisations and funding bodies.

Whatever your business size, sector or stage of development, you’ll find business support to help you Start, Grow or Innovate your business.

STEAMHOUSE
BUSINESS
INCUBATOR

Start your business with STEAMhouse Business Incubator from Birmingham City University.

STEAMhouse Business Incubator gives you access to the desk space, facilities, expert advice and networks you need to develop, prototype and launch your business idea.

STEAMHOUSE BUSINESS INCUBATOR

Start your business with STEAMhouse Business Incubator from Birmingham City University.

STEAMhouse Business Incubator gives you access to the desk space, facilities, expert advice and networks you need to develop, prototype and launch your business idea.

Creative Industries
Business Analysis

Grow your business with our Creative Industries Business Analysis and support service.

Understand the challenges facing your creative company, identify business growth opportunities and receive personalised business support.

Creative Industries Business Analysis

Grow your business with our Creative Industries Business Analysis and support service.

Understand the challenges facing your creative company, identify business growth opportunities and receive personalised business support.

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
PARTNERSHIPS

Innovate your business or organisation with a Research and Development Partnership with Birmingham City University.

Find new solutions to your private, public or third sector product or service challenges through bespoke collaborations with BCU experts and specialists.

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIPS

Innovate your business or organisation with a Research and Development Partnership from Birmingham City University.

Find new solutions to your private, public or third sector product or service challenges through bespoke collaborations with BCU experts and specialists.

SEARCH FOR
BUSINESS FUNDING

Start or grow your business with small business funding and grants.

Access thousands of business grants and funding opportunities. Find the business finance you need to take your idea, start-up, small or mid-sized business to the next level.

SEARCH
FOR BUSINESS FUNDING

Start or grow your business with small business funding and grants.

Access thousands of business grants and funding opportunities. Find the business finance you need to take your idea, start-up, small or mid-sized business to the next level.

Business Events

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Health & Wellbeing Webinar #8 – Face to face coaching

Each module will contain submodules for participants to work through as well as a downloadable workbook. All participants will be entitled to 3 group coaching sessions via zoom....

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Maker Monday: June 15th 2020 Online Edition

At the next Maker Monday: Gravity Wizard. Choose your own Livecode adventure as Leon Trimble gives a live performance of his Gravity Synth. Join us for the latest lockdown e...

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The First BCU International STEAM Conference

What happens at the intersection of the Arts and Sciences? Join us on Monday 13th July for The First BCU International STEAM Conference, our free online event exploring wh...

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