What is the Big Ideas Competition?

The University of Kent Big Ideas Competition, sponsored by Santander Universities, gives all current University of Kent students the opportunity to submit a business idea for a chance win some fantastic prizes and free, confidential business mentoring. The business idea can be for a new product or service, and come from any sector. Students can submit an idea on their own or as part of a team.

The deadline is the 15th March and students will receive 15 Employability Points per entry.

The University’s Hub for Innovation and Enterprise runs the competition, and their coordinator and business advisors are on hand throughout the process to deliver business advice, valuable guidance and feedback throughout.

The online application form and profiles of previous winners can be found here: