When opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.

When opportunity doesn’t knock. build a door.

Start-up Service

Starting a business in the UK requires less funding and receives more support from business bodies and government. We have helped over 100 Chinese businesses to start up and grow in the UK.

Have a disruptive idea?

UK has been known for its supportive environment for start-up ventures, with hundreds and thousands of government programmes and local business support schemes. Starting a business after graduation has become a more and more popular choice amongst ambitious students.

We have helped over 100 businesses to start up and grow in the UK. Our end-to-end start-up service helps you identify business opportunities and ensures your idea has the essential qualities to succeed in the UK.

2. Scalability
1. Innovation
3. Viability

You can find out more about the Start-Up and Innovator visas on the British government website here.

Promoting International Entrepreneurship

We are passionate about international entrepreneurship and we are working with various partners to raise awareness and promote International entrepreneurship in both aboard and the UK.

Meeting His Excellency
Ambassador Liu Xiaoming

Meeting UK University Minister
Chris Skidmore

Sharing experience with outstanding graduate startup HungryPanda

Giving startup lecture to University of Nottingham students

Celebrating our success with international entrepreneurs

Find out more about the startup and
innovator cases and our own case studies

Contact us

I have been impressed with founder Lili Zhu’s work ethic, passion and entrepreneurship. Lili is an example of an award winning entrepreneur, who as an international student from China took up the opportunity to stay and create a business which is now contributing back to the economy through creating employment for others.

Founder, Paragon Law

Career Insider is an excellent example of applying one’s own unique perspective into creating value and opportunity. Career Insider have seen a way of adding value to universities across the UK by offering a contemporary peer viewpoint, a fit for purpose personal development enrichment programme, and responding to the needs of China's ambitious next generation.

Director, Ingenuity
University of Nottingham

It’s been a pleasure to help Lili’s business. She is a driven, dynamic and very able individual. Witnessed Career Insider's journey from day one, I have been impressed with the success of the business and how Career Insider is bring value to many Chinese international students.

Director, Catapult Ventures

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Analysis Model Template

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