How can we support you on your journey?

Independent of where you are on your path to becoming a successful entrepreneur, we are here to help you on your journey. Our Bettany Centre team is supporting entrepreneurs across all stages of the entrepreneurial lifecycle. Browse our offering and come to one of our events, so we can see how we can support you making an impact.

Aspiring Entrepreneurs and Growth BusinessesYou are a Cranfield student, faculty or staff with a business idea or you want to understand whether your research can be turned into a businessWe are here to help you learn the tools so you can test and develop the idea further and see if entrepreneurship is for you. Read about the inspiring journeys of our Cranfield 50 alumni. Join us for one of our free new venture courses, come to our entrepreneurship networking opportunities, browse our resources or sign up to our newsletter.

2016 04 iStock LadyAndBusyPeopleInOpenHall SOMBGP Teaser 01You have an established business and are looking for support to train your team, grow your business to the next stage or exit? Our portfolio of growing business programmes – with its flagship programme BGP - is designed to prepare you and your team for your next steps. BGP is the oldest owner manager programme in the UK and has helped over 2300 businesses since its creation. Check out the Growing Businesses Programmes.

Ready for ScaleYou are an entrepreneur, micro/SME or freelancer who wants to take their business to the next level? Ready for Scale is designed to help develop the fundamental skills required to build and grow a successful business.


You are an EntrepreneurYou are an Entrepreneur but you are looking for, information, access to resources or want to network with others who are on the same journey? Browse our resources, subscribe to our newsletter and come to our free new venture courses and networking opportunities. We update these pages frequently, so make sure you check regularly for news. Also, find out about our aspiring alumni from the Cranfield 50 network

Graduate Students of The Bettany Centre of EntrepreneurshipYou are interested in doing a Master's degree in Management and Entrepreneurship for one year, learning how to start your own business, how to grow your family business or to apply corporate entrepreneurship? Have a look at our Management and Entrepreneurship MSc which is a specialisation of the Cranfield Management MSc programme. The Economist ranked it 1st in the UK and 7th in the world in 2017 in the Which MBA? Masters in Management (MiM) ranking.


Tier 1 studentsYou are a graduate with an outstanding business idea that you wish to put into practice in the UK? Higher education institutions are responsible for identifying and supporting graduations who have developed a genuine and credible business idea which demonstrates innovation, viability and scalability. If you are a Cranfield student or graduate and would like to apply for a Start-up Visa please email


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