We offer different membership levels designed to match the stage, trajectory and needs of the business.

As a member of SETsquared Bristol, you’ll benefit from the experience and learning of over 1,000 early stage businesses to help guide you as you meet your business milestones. 

Professional services

Professional services

Investor Readiness

Investor Readiness

Extended community

Extended community

Events

Events

Coaching Services

Coaching

Business Review Panels

Business Review Panels

Clinics

Clinics

Mentoring Service

Mentoring

Workshop Services

Workshop

Entrepreneurs in Residence

Entrepreneurs in Residence

All members benefit from our world class business support services including coaching, mentoring, advice clinics, workshops, events, and investment readiness training. SETsquared Bristol offers 12 desks in a shared office, 91 desks across 14 dedicated offices and unlimited virtual membership opportunities. We do not take equity from the businesses that we incubate. To qualify for SETsquared membership, you need to run a technology company with high growth potential (i.e. protectable IP or first mover advantage) and to be able to benefit from the SETsquared business support programme.

 

All members receive access to our business support package which is comprised of three main business support areas:

Core Support:

Support with raising investment and finance

Bespoke programmes including mock boards and leadership

Access to SETsquared events (including investment events and Tech-Xpo showcase)

Access to a full programme of workshops

Access to SETsquared forums and peer led focus groups

PR including representation on our website, newsletters and social media

Learning alongside a cluster of like-minded entrepreneurs

Bespoke Support:

Business advice and coaching from our experienced entrepreneurs-in-residence tailored to the needs of your business

Mentoring and coaching from experienced business leaders and SETsquared Alumni

Bespoke programmes including mock boards and leadership

Support from the SETsquared team (Director, Community Manager and administration team)

Ecosystem Support:

Access to investor and corporate networks

Weekly Advisor-in-residence clinics with professional service firms

Access to our network including hundreds of experienced people in our mentor and business review panel pools

University of Bristol access

Regular networking events

Access to Engine Shed networks and growth and enterprise projects

Virtual Start-up

£150 pcm
  • Virtual start-up members are earlier stage, often pre-revenue

Virtual

From £200 pcm
  • Virtual members have access to all the programme

Residential Start-Up

From £175 per desk
  • Residential start-up members have a desk in a shared office, are earlier stage and often pre-revenue

Residential Membership

From £280* pcm
  • Residential members have own dedicated office (minimum 3 desks)

*£260pcm is only applicable to companies graduating from residential start-up membership

Membership Level Flow Chart-for website

Physical benefits for members include:

Unique and quality, air-conditioned offices with 24/7 secure access (both dedicated and shared available)*

Broadband for resident members 100 Mbs broadband internet access, wireless LAN, and telecoms*

Three free of charge meeting rooms with AV facilities and real time online booking system

Engine Shed membership with access to the Business Lounge

25% discount on room hire of Brunel’s original Boardroom Suite

Access to the Bristol is Open experimental network

Reception facility with telephone answering and message taking (between 8.30 am -5.30 pm Monday to Friday)

Kitchen

Showers and lockers

Secure indoor cycle parking for tenants, free limited visitor car parking

*resident members only

How to apply

If you are now ready to complete our online application form.

You will need to have information about your business available in order to complete the application.