Student startups

We've already helped a number of students to launch successful new businesses. Here is just a small selection of achievements to date.

Pure Chimp

Pure Chimp was founded in 2013. The company was created to help people with various skin problems.

Our idea is based on the belief that the right guidance alongside a gentle, 100% natural cream with carefully selected ingredients will help you to feel great about your skin. It's a long-term and honest solution.

This is why we provide you with top tips for your specific skin problem. These tips, combined with the Pure Chimp cream, make for a powerful combination.

Visit Pure Chimp

Acting Now

Acting Now is a social theatre company based in Cambridge. Our goal is to transform lives through theatre. We put social, political and civic causes at the forefront of our work, and devise creative drama projects that breathe life into the important social challenges facing participants and audiences alike.

Visit Acting Now

Utano Tea

Utano Tea is an herbal tea company devoted to sharing the healthy herbal teas indigenous to Africa.

Chiyedza Heri, a Biomedical Science student and entrepreneur based in Cambridge, established Utano Tea as a healthy addition to the ever-growing tea industry, while also helping to create jobs in Zimbabwe.

University Compare

University Compare is the leading social comparison site for universities across the UK. Breaking down the UK'stop 125 universities, it aims to provide its users with the ultimate university guide.