We organise the popular annual Enterprise Lectures, which has boasted such great names as Kate Adie, Greg Dyke, Jonathon Porritt, David Aaronovitch, Terry Waite and Alan Titchmarsh.
We also organise Inaugural Professorial Lectures by the University's newly appointed Professors.
These events are free and open to the public. For more University events, visit our Public Events Calendar.
Knowledge Exchange Newsletters
We produce regular Knowledge Exchange Newsletters, in which we communicate our activities and achievements to the wider community, and invite the community to engage with us.
We engage with local and regional partners, including other Higher Education Institutions, in the advance of enterprise, and we provide business start-up support for entrepreneurial students, staff and recent graduates. Visit our Business Services pages to find out more about what we can do for you and how you can work with us.
- service all RKE committees;
- provide support and staff development on RKE for University staff and postgraduate students;
- administer the candidature of postgraduate research students.
The Master's Lodge
The RKE Centre is situated in the Master's Lodge (photo) on the University's West Downs Campus. Built in 1905 and designed by the renowned architect John Simpson, this beautiful Grade II-listed building is a fine example of Arts and Crafts architecture and has been sensitively renovated. It was once the home of the masters of the adjacent West Downs prep school, which now houses the Winchester Business School and the Link Gallery.
Also housed in the Master's Lodge are:
The building also offers hot-desking facilities to the English Project and to part-time postgraduate students.