Tech City UK Builds Out Digital Business Academy as 18,000+ People Enrol in 10 Months


Building on the expert course content that has been already available, 3 new courses will be provided by current content provider, Founder Centric and Bristol-based content marketing specialist, Valuable Content.

In less than 12 months, more than 18,000 people from across the UK have signed up to the programme, demonstrating the appetite for digital entpreneurship across the UK.


The three new courses are as follows:

1. How to track performance in early stage startups, Founder Centric

2. How to manage customers, Founder Centric

3. How to use social media for business, Valuable Content



Tech Nation is back!


We have partnered with innovation charity Nesta to build on the success of the first Tech Nation and delve deeper into the UK tech ecosystem – with the help of marketing and big data specialists Growth Intelligence as core data partner.

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We believe the UK is the best place to start and grow a digital business.

Through dedicated programmes, we support the digital technology sector’s need for skills, infrastructure, and investment. We gather and share vital information which informs policymakers. We give digital entrepreneurs a national and local voice.

Our work accelerates the growth of digital businesses, in London and across the UK, at all stages of their development. You can see our work in action with Future Fifty, Digital Business Academy, Tech Nation, the Tech City UK Cluster Alliance and HQUK.

We aim to make life better for the digital entrepreneur.


What's New:

We're delighted to announce Eileen Burbidge as new Chair of Tech City UK

Eileen Burbidge, founding partner at Passion Capital, joins as Chair with four new Board members and a newly formed Entrepreneurs Advisory Panel.Burbidge will work closely with CEO Gerard Grech to define and develop the long-term vision of Tech City UK.


Tech Nation 2016!

The Tech Nation 2016 survey is now live. We have partnered with innovation charity Nesta to build on the success of the first Tech Nation and delve deeper into the UK tech ecosystem. Make your voice heard now!


Tech North announces Northern Stars initiative in Leeds

We’re delighted to announce that our Northern family have unveiled Northern Stars, a brand new initiative designed to support ambitious digital entrepreneurs from across the North of England.

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Our Programmes Include:

TCUK Cluster Alliance

Cluster Alliance is aimed at accelerating the growth of digital businesses in cities around the UK, share best practices, drive opportunities and link up groups across the UK engaged in digital innovation.

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Future Fifty

Future Fifty is a programme for selected growth stage companies providing bespoke access to expertise within both the Government and across the private sector.


Future Fifty

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Digital Business Academy

Digital Business Academy gives you the opportunity to gain the business skills you need for a digital world, at your own pace, from your own place, online. For free.
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