(Short Course) Launching a Start-Up Business

Course details

Year of entry



7 weeks

Institution Code




Why choose? this course?

Are you a student or a recent graduate with a burning passion for business innovation? Look no further! Wrexham University proudly presents our dynamic short course, "Launching a Start-Up Business." Get ready to embark on a transformative journey that equips you with essential skills to bring your entrepreneurial vision to life.

Key course features

Unlocking Business Ideas: From concept to reality, learn how to shape your ideas into tangible business ventures.

  • Strategic Business Planning: Develop comprehensive plans that set the foundation for success. 
  • Effective Marketing Strategies: Master the art of crafting captivating marketing campaigns. 
  • Pitch Perfect Techniques: Hone your pitch delivery skills to captivate any audience. 
  • Financial Projection Proficiency: Navigate the world of finances with confidence.
  • Securing Business Investment: Learn strategies to attract essential financial backing. 

What you will study

Launch Presentation: An overview of the course details on Tuesday 28th May 2024 7pm-8:30pm
Stage One: Business Idea Generation: Learn how to develop ideas on 4th June 7pm-8:30pm 
Stage Two: Business Planning: Create a robust business plan that stands out on Tuesday 11th June 7pm-8:30pm
Stage Three: Marketing: Develop compelling marketing strategies on Tuesday 18th June 7pm-8:30pm
Stage Four: Finance: Master financial projections for sustained success on Tuesday 25th June, 7pm-8:30pm.
Stage Five: Pitching Masterclass: Prepare your captivating pitch on Tuesday 2nd July, 7pm-8:30pm.
Stage Six: Pitch to Stakeholders: Present your vision and receive feedback on Tuesday 9th July, 7pm-8:30pm. In between every weekly session, you'll complete independent work, including a short business plan, marketing plans, and a financial forecast. The course culminates in preparing a ten-minute pitch.


Entry requirements & applying

Join us in nurturing the spirit of entrepreneurship at Wrexham University's "Launching a Start-Up Business" short course.

Whether you're a student with bold dreams or a graduate seeking new horizons, this course is your opportunity.

To learn more, email enterprise@glyndwr.ac.uk If you are not a student or graduate but would be interested in taking this course at a later date, please also email enterprise@glyndwr.ac.uk to be added to a waiting list. 

Ignite innovation. Fuel your dreams. Enroll today!

Teaching & Assessment

  • Guided by Business experts
  • Hands-on, interactive learning approach
  • Flexibility to suit various schedules 
  • Blend of guided learning and independent study 
  • Exclusive opportunity to present to experienced business professionals.

Course dates

28th May 2024