Our institution-wide Enterprising Changemaker programme provides all our students the opportunity to develop their sustainable entrepreneurial thinking and knowledge.
Through our Enterprising Changemaker programme we support our students to develop their sustainable entrepreneurial thinking and knowledge.
These skills are vital in driving sustainable innovation in the natural economy whether next steps are going to be starting a new venture, joining a family business, or bringing new insights as an employee working in rural communities and the wider natural economy.
The Enterprising Changemaker programme is a FREE self-paced online personal development course open to all SRUC students who want to make a difference in their communities, are interested in learning more about enterprise opportunities or want support in developing their professional enterprising ideas, creativity, experience, funding, network, professional development and more.
Whether you're just starting out on your enterprise journey or are exploring sustainable problems and potential enterprising solutions, the Enterprising Changemaker programme has been designed to encourage and support your ambitions.
Enterprising role models
Our enterprising role models help inspire Enterprising Changemaker programme participants. Through their own stories of personal and professional challenges and how they overcame them, they also offer valuable insight and practical guidance into what it means to be a rural and natural economy entrepreneur in Scotland.
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Other ways we learn through enterprise:
SEEDABLE is our award-winning four-year strategic curriculum project that embeds vital enterprise competencies across all our teaching programmes.
Our enterprise competition – The Enterprise Challenge - is an entry-level competition open to all SRUC students and provides an opportunity to test, validate and fund new ideas.
Entrepreneurs in residence
Our esteemed Entrepreneurs in Residence play a crucial role in supporting our drive to become an enterprising university at the heart of the rural and natural economy.
Enterprising role models
We champion the work of Scotland's most inspiring sustainable entrepreneurs as we seek to encourage our students, educators and researchers in forging their own entrepreneurial paths.
Enterprise across our campuses
We deliver enterprise events and workshops across Scotland to inspire our students and educators into developing a mindset for sustainable enterprise.
The Sustainability Start-up School
The Sustainability Start-up School is a training programme which allows students to develop ideas and discover what it takes to build a business focused on delivering economic, environmental and social outcomes.
Working with others
We partner with Scotland's enterprise support organisations which allow us to bring further expertise and guidance to our budding entrepreneurs and allows them to establish and enhance their own business networks.
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Study With Us
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