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Current
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£82m+

Raised by
members in 2018

#1

Global University
business incubator

£432m+

Total Investment
raised

200+

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Incubated

SETsquared Bristol provides a dynamic, modern, and supportive environment to grow your technology business. Launched in 2002 by the University of Bristol, and based at Engine Shed, we are currently supporting over 80 innovative ventures.

All technology businesses can benefit from our high quality support environment, guidance on business growth, and strong links to university expertise, whether you are from the private sector or a university spinout.

SETsquared is the global #1 University Business Incubator - a long standing enterprise partnership between the universities of Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, and Surrey, which specialises in growing technology start-ups through its world class business incubation programme.

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YellowDog CEO, Gareth Williams

Starting a business is hard. Starting a business on your own is harder. If you’re thinking of starting a high-growth potential business then SETsquared is the best place to begin.

Featured news and insights

Xavier Analytics Awarded Innovate UK R&D Grant for AI in Accounting

18th February 2019

SETsquared Bristol member, Xavier Analytics, has been approved Innovate UK funding for a £380k feasibility project looking further into AI for accounting. Xavier’s team have…

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Case Study – TravelLocal: Revolutionising our holiday experience

15th February 2019

To help our aspiring entrepreneurs and future SETsquared Bristol members, we are showcasing a number of case studies demonstrating the breadth of tech and depth of success…

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SETsquared Bristol member Forth secures investment from first institutional investor

8th February 2019

SETsquared Bristol members Forth have secured new investment from their first institutional investor for their innovative biometric tracking service. which helps people to navigate their…

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