Start a consultancy in your field of studies
Science Park believe that anyone who has a dream of starting a business should have the opportunity to do so – especially students! Starting a business is educational, fun and not as difficult as you might think. When you start a business with Science Park, we will coach you and give you the practical assistance that you need throughout your journey.
Science Park gives students the opportunity to start a consultancy in their field of studies which provides the chance to obtain work assignments from companies, based on your educational background and your experience. These work assignments can be acquired in two ways; you can either contact the companies directly, or we at Science Park try to match you with relevant companies after your consultant company is registered with us.
Why start a business as a student?
Running your own business is a perfect way to:
- Practically apply and develop the skills and knowledge from your education
- Expand your professional network
- Combine your education with entrepreneurship
- Earn money
Science Park help all types of companies. No idea is too big or too small. Starting out as a consultant in your field of education is a perfect way to acquire professional experience even before you finish your education.
*You need to be over 18 and study at Jönköping University or another institution in Jönköping County.
What help can Science Park offer?
When your start your business with Science Park our services include:
- All practical help with starting the company itself: registration, accounting, administration, taxes, marketing, financing, building teams, developing business models, budget and sales.
- Free, confidential advice and a working space in our coworking area.
- Advice from Science Park’s partners and experts in for example e-commerce, business law, patents and accounting.
Our service is personalized to you and your business idea. When you start a business with Science Park, you can either meet a business developer individually or participate in one of our programs, where you develop your idea in a group together with other new entrepreneurs.
What kind of work assignments can you get through Science Park?
We have a broad network of established companies seeking resources for specific work assignments – either long-term or short-term. Our goal is to match your consultancy to a work assignment that fits you. Examples of assignments are:
- To conduct business analyses or surveys of a certain market, customer segments, competitors, supply chains, profitability, sustainability, digitalization, etc.
- Graphic design and web development
- IT support and programming
- Light design or photography
- Project management in different areas
- Strategy suggestions
- Marketing tasks
How much do I get paid?
All assignments supplied to you by Science Park is paid 250 SEK / hour excluding VAT.
Okay, let’s go! How do I get started?
Does it sound interesting? Start by registering in the form below. One of Science Park’s business developers will get in touch to book a meeting (on site or online via for example Skype).
Let your journey begin!