Challenge Academy

The student-led solution to develop your business

The University Of Wolverhampton’s Challenge Academy programme has been designed to offer companies access to its student and academic base to work on current business challenges which they may be facing.

The Challenge Academy provides a consultancy network of students, who undertake short-term projects on behalf of businesses. Participating businesses and students will receive support from Academic and Practitioner Mentors who will oversee projects and add academic support, advice and guidance, where needed.

Supported by Business Solutions and Careers and Enterprise, students will benefit from a package of support aimed at increasing their employability and businesses will gain access to the talent and knowledge of our student and academic base. 

Benefits for your business

You can gain access to University resources and academic expertise via this student-led programme. By applying cutting-edge theory, students can implement innovative ideas and utilise their skills in areas including; market research, competitor analysis, Search Engine Optimisation, HR employment practices and product design.

Whether you require legal advice, or are seeking support with marketing, HR, design or IT issues, Challenge Academy can support your organisation to improve its capability and competitiveness.