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Education & Groups


The Hincks Centre is currently involved in the following education and training programmes and groups:


Education & Training:

  • Enterprise Camp - An annual event that takes place every summer. It is aimed at 14 to 16 year old students who spend a week exploring entrepreneurship and starting their own business as a future career.
  • SmARtEST - A training programme for persons of 65 years or over focusing on identification of existing entrepreneurial skills and development of an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Student Inc. - The Student Incubation Programme, also known as Student Inc., is a programme set up to encourage student entrepreneurs to develop their business.


  • CEEN - Campus Entrepreneurship Enterprise Network: the Irish national network for promoting and developing entrepreneurship and enterprise, at third level. 
  • CPEER - A peer-to-peer group for academic staff and researchers focused on supporting educators in their research and teaching endeavours in entrepreneurship education.
  • Economics Learning Community - Facilitating the exchange of resources and pedagogical practices amongst its members.
  • Enactus Society - MTU - A student led society that promotes entrepreneurship on Campus focusing on people and revenue impacts and making improvements for individuals and communities alike.


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