Careers Service



This programme of events includes skills development workshops to help you start or grow a business or self-employed career. As well as START UP workshops, we advertise relevant events and opportunities from external organisations.

We also have recorded content for you to watch in your own time that covers everything from 'What to do when you have no ideas' and 'How to start a meaningful business' to 'Understanding taxes', 'Choosing a legal structure' and much more. Watch our recorded content on YouTube.

Upcoming START UP events

Events are listed by date below. Clicking on each link will take you to MyCareer for further information and sign-up details.

  • External Event: Generator Union: digital pathfinders: Maximising your potential as an Artist with Kycker

    An in-depth workshop helping you gain the skills and knowledge to harness the power of digital music channels and think as a business
    17:00 30-Mar-2023
    Off Campus

    published on: Mon, 20 Mar 2023 13:25:00 GMT

  • External event: Pop-Up Start-Up: Student Entrepreneurship And Creativity Fair

    Pop-Up Start Up is a new student entrepreneurship and creativity fair and they are recruiting! Pop-Up Start-Up is the first-of-its-kind student entrepreneurship and creativity fair in the student’s union.
    11:00 25-Apr-2023
    The Venue, Newcastle University Students' Union

    published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2023 11:30:00 GMT

  • START UP Founderships Q&A

    Come along and ask questions about our exciting Founderships Programme.
    13:00 26-Apr-2023

    published on: Tue, 21 Mar 2023 13:20:00 GMT

  • START UP Idea Generation

    Learn to generate business ideas that have impact and meaning
    17:00 02-May-2023
    Kings Gate Room 1.20

    published on: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:30:00 GMT

  • What is START UP? (in person)

    Learn who our START UP team are and how they can help you to start or grow a business or independent career.
    12:00 03-May-2023

    published on: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:15:00 GMT

  • START UP Pitching

    Practise presenting your business idea in a relaxed environment with likeminded people.
    12:00 05-May-2023
    START UP Space

    published on: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:30:00 GMT

  • START UP Portfolio Careers - Is self-employment for you?

    Explore dividing your time, skills and income between self-employment and employment.
    12:00 09-May-2023
    Kings Gate Room 1.20

    published on: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:35:00 GMT

  • START UP Essentials (in person)

    Learn to test and improve your business, business idea, or independent career.
    12:00 10-May-2023

    published on: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:30:00 GMT