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Enterprise courses run by MPLS

See a list of the Enterprise courses we run regularly in MPLS.

MPLS Enterprise Fellowships

The MPLS Enterprise Fellows represent and liaise with MPLS research staff (research only contract) to provide an evidence base for the enterprise training provision and support of fellow researchers.

Enterprising Women

Enterprising Women aims to encourage, inspire and support the participation of female STEM researchers (those who identify as women or non-binary) in innovation and entrepreneurship, through a variety of events and programmes.

Enterprise Experiences

Be inspired by students and researchers who have taken part in a wide variety of enterprise events, courses and experiences.

Enterprise Resources

Many of the events and activities we run are produced in collaboration with our departments, with student-led groups such as Innovation Forum and Science Innovation Union, and colleagues in the Oxford Foundry and the Careers Service.

Started in MPLS

MPLS is home to dozens of enterprising researchers. Read here about some of their innovations.

Enterprising Researcher Development Programme

MPLS offers opportunities for any of our students, researchers and staff to become more informed and active in the Oxford Entrepreneurial ecosystem through a series of Enterprise courses and events.

Blog posts

Do you have ideas to improve the research culture?

Wellcome Trust, research culture, change

What researchers think about the culture they work in.

Wellcome report of 4000 researchers experience of research culture "paints a shocking portrait of the researcher environment".

Promoting Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: EPSRC workshop: 30th January or 3rd Feb

If you are a STEM researcher – particularly in physical sciences and engineering – please join a short EPSRC workshop to explore what commercialising research means to you. There are two workshops to chose from depending on which is most convenient for you.

Genetics Society workshop - Communicating Your Science - applications now open, deadline 28 Feb

The 2020 workshop will be held 22-24th April at the Royal Society’s Chicheley Hall (Milton Keynes). The course is open to PhD students and postdoctoral researchers working in genetics and related areas. Accommodation and meals will be covered for successful applicants.

Women in Stem Networking Event Oxford Town Hall Tues 21 Jan 6-8pm

Last night saw over 170 women come to the Town Hall to meet Oxford's inspiring Women in Science, Engineering and Maths societies and network with women from across the university as well as our industry partners.