• Entries are now open for UBC UK 2016-17 - see How to Enter

  • “The UBC UK was one of my top experiences at university”

  • Congratulations to University of Bristol -

    Winners of UBC UK 2015-16

  • 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 has helped over 25,000 students with employability and enterprise skills

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 25,000 students have benefitted from taking part in the UBC Worldwide Challenge since 1998.

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UBC 2016-17: Simulated Company Profile:

You will be running a simulated entrepreneurial company – Solar Power Systems Inc - that manufactures solar power products for developing countries with the mission: “To provide cleaner energy for a brighter future”. Your challenge will be to run the company at a profit with a social purpose.

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Educators & Instructors

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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