• The Business Plan competition is now open!

    2 x 1ST prizes of £1,000

    4 x £500 second prizes

    Support to write your business plan.

    Funding to develop your dream business

    Open to students and recent alumni (up to 2 years)

    Entries close at 12 noon on Monday 6 March.

    Find out more!

    Fred Perry's Brand Engagement: youth culture and marketing

    Thursday 9 February 6-8pm Chakrabarti Lecture Theatre, JHB 208

    • Join Jacob Willmore, Head of Communications and Public Relations at Fred Perry, for a presentation on how the luxury brand has tailored its marketing proposition to engage young people.
    • Discover the tips and tricks of how and why it’s successful.
    • Open to Brookes’ staff and students. Free to attend, with 'Beer and a Bite' in the Student Union provided after the event.

    Please sign up in advance to attend this session.

    Oxford Brookes Entrepreneurship Programme

    The All about Entrepreneurship programme is designed to help you to develop your entrepreneurship skills, and provide the support and encouragement to take the next step.

    Take part in free workshops including practical sessions on ideas generation, market research and how to write a business plan, gain access to mentoring and advice, enter the Business Plan Competition, join the Brookes Entrepreneurs, or find out how to turn your passion into action with the Social Entrepreneur Awards.

    You shouldn’t focus on why you can’t do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions.

    Steve Case, Co-Founder of AOL
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