• Congratulations to the University of Sheffield

    Winners of UBC UK 2014-15

  • 83% of students agree employability skills improved after participating in the UBC

  • "Because of doing the UBC I was selected for a placement out of 150 candidates"

  • "I have learned, grown and evolved from this wonderful experience"

  • “The UBC UK was a life changing experience”

  • Entries are open for UBC UK 2015-16 until

    16 October - see How to Enter

The world’s leading event for employability & enterprise skills

The Universities Business Challenge Worldwide is the world’s longest established and leading undergraduate simulation-based competition designed to develop employability and enterprise skills. Supported by the UK’s leading universities and graduate employers, over 20,000 students have benefitted from taking part in the UBC Worldwide Challenge since 1998.

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UBC 2015-16: Simulated Company Profile:

You will be running a simulated entrepreneurial company - PowerHouse Inc - whose mission is to provide more efficient energy for all. Your challenge will be to run this company at a profit taking into account all stakeholder interests and issues.

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University supporters

University Supporters

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills identifies 6 key principles for success in employability skills development. The Universities Business Challenge delivers on all 6 principles.

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Student participants

Student participants

“Taking part in the UBC was my best experience at university.” Find out how the UBC Worldwide can help with your undergraduate profile and employability skills development.

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Employer Partners

Employer Partners

Connect with the best and brightest, most motivated graduates. Introduce your graduate programmes, placement and internships. Communicate your corporate values

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UBC UK Lead Employer Partner:

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