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Welcome to Venture Lab

We help Durham University students and graduates to create new ideas and launch new ventures.
Explore Ideas and Launch New Ventures
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Start New Ventures

Create New Ideas and Develop Innovation Skills

Generate more ‘lightbulb moments’ and enhance your ability to achieve meaningful impact with our range of internationally recognised innovation programmes.

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Explore Ideas and Launch New Ventures

Access one-to-one coaching session, workshops, funding opportunities and more to help you realise your startup ambitions.

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  • Durham Venture School

    Work alongside other exceptional Durham University graduates to explore significant problems and launch new ventures.

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  • Meet the Team

    The Venture Lab team are here to help you develop enterprising skills and mindsets, and to launch new ventures.

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Durham Venture School

Work alongside other exceptional Durham University graduates to explore significant problems and launch new ventures.

3 students in Venture School hoodies crossing the Golden Gate Bridge

Meet the Team

The Venture Lab team are here to help you develop enterprising skills and mindsets, and to launch new ventures.

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Success Stories

Meet the entrepreneurs tackling the world’s biggest challenges with support from Venture Lab.

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Our Impact

In the past four years, Venture Lab has achieved:

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£15.1 million External funding raised by our startups
106 Jobs created by our startups
£2.1 million Combined annual turnover of our startups
2673 Students supported to explore innovation and entrepreneurship

Watch the video below to find out how Durham University students and graduates are tackling the world’s biggest problems with the support of Venture Lab.

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Welcome to Venture Lab

Venture Lab is managed by Careers & Enterprise

Hazan Venture Lab

Ground Floor

Mathematical Sciences & Computer Science Building

Upper Mountjoy

Durham

DH1 3LE

Telephone: 0191 334 4428