Start Up Incubation

Free space for innovative start-up businesses

BizzInn - a new Business Incubator located at Birmingham Research Park, Edgbaston
BizzInn is an initiative hosted by the University of Birmingham which has been set up to help new innovative businesses. In particular, BizzInn will provide a number of free services to individuals or teams of entrepreneurs in the West Midlands in or related to the medical or biomedical sectors, whether or not they have yet to incorporate a company. These services will allow new ventures to validate and refine their offerings, and kick-start their operations, in a supportive environment which minimizes start-up costs.

What we offer

  • Free commercial office space for new eligible enterprises
  • Wi-Fi and equipped work space (hot desks, internet, meeting rooms) with 24/7 access.
  • Free parking & subsidised refreshments
  • Business meeting space adjacent to the University of Birmingham and within the Edgbaston Medical Quarter
  • Free business guidance with further access to a wide range of support and advice from professional advisors and trade/cluster associations e.g. in Intellectual Property, Accounting and Tax matters, Market Research
  • Access to finance through grants, loans, investors, business angels and other business support organisations
  • Joint exhibition and presentation area to ‘showcase’ research, products and services
  • Free seminars, training opportunities and networking events

If you have an innovative business idea and would benefit from access to free space, business advice and guidance and a support network, then come and talk to us.

Our Clients

At BizzInn you will be part of a community of innovative companies all based at Birmingham Research Park. Below is a selection of our spinout companies and BizzInn clients from the Life Sciences:

JJ Design
JJ Design

Spring Actives
Spring Active

Celentyx
Celentyx

Bioscience Ventures
Bioscience Ventures

Testimonial

"The BizzInn has been a tremendous help in starting Time Fountains UK. It's provided both the space to start the business, but even more valuably, the contacts. Starting a business while having a full time job is tough , but made possible with incubation space and helpful people!"

MURRAY SCHOFIELD
Entrepreneur