Kent Business School


Accelerator Space for Innovation and Responsible Enterprise

What is ASPIRE?

Accelerator Space for Innovation and Responsible Enterprise

A space, a place and environment where innovative ideas are generated to create new start-ups and responsible enterprises. Your one-stop shop to acquire entrepreneurial skills. Be inspired with ASPIRE.

The ASPIRE mission is to provide essential resources for student entrepreneurs including high quality facilities; acceleration support informed by the latest research into innovation and enterprise; easy access to mentors and investors. This supports the University of Kent's entrepreneurial talent development and significantly contributes to a culture of entrepreneurship.


View our available programmes


How the latest research is informing entrepreneurship practice

Meet the team

Meet the KBS staff working on ASPIRE


Where innovation begins

ASPIRE drop-ins

Book an appointment with the Entrepreneur in Residence

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Last Updated: 02/05/2017