p2i Online Course

What is it?

Postdocs to Innovators (p2i) is a collaboration between leading higher education institutes and global enterprises across Europe - such as the Universities of Cambridge, Edinburgh, and Innsbruck. It is designed to provide business training, skills development, and experience to ignite your entrepreneurial spark and transform early career researchers into innovators.

The University of Edinburgh has joined this existing collaboration to bring you the p2i online course, a short online entrepreneurship course that runs twice a year, designed to turn you from a postdoctoral researcher into an entrepreneur and jump start your career.

Why participate?

The p2i online course offers a whole host of opportunities to expand your business knowledge and skillset and you can benefit from the following:

  • The chance to explore career paths and develop entrepreneurial skills that will further your career
  • The opportunity to discuss your business idea with experienced, local entrepreneurs
  • Discovering what starting a venture looks like
  • Access to international networks of innovative students and early career researchers
  • Getting up to speed with the language, concepts, tools and processes used in enterprise and business
  • A valuable and experiential online learning opportunity that you can do flexibly, at your own pace, and free of charge
  • A certificate of completion

*Registration closes at midnight on 26 October 2022

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Find out more

If you are keen to learn more about the p2i online course, please do get in touch.

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