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Become a member

Join our community to access the knowledge, people and workspace your business needs to thrive.

We're passionate about growing businesses

At Nexus, we provide tailored support to help our community of high growth start-ups to innovate and grow. Our expert team help you make the right connections and access research, talent and facilities across the University and our partner networks. Our unique approach helps you to stimulate innovation and deliver rapid commercial impact.

We understand that each one of our members is unique and that you may need different levels of support. If one of our membership packages doesn’t quite fit, get in touch to discuss how they can be tailored to meet your needs.

As a member of the Nexus community, you can access a wide range of benefits for your business.

Our membership benefits include:
  • Joining a diverse, growing community of like-minded individuals, which helps you to stimulate new ideas and develop commercial opportunities
  • Opportunities to connect with world-leading expertise and facilities across the University of Leeds
  • Access to our specialist team who can connect you with academic and business expertise across the Leeds City Region
  • Opportunities to access talent at the University of Leeds for your business needs, including internships, placements and graduate recruitment
  • Access to state-of-the-art office, lab and co-working space and shared business facilities within the Nexus building
  • Invitations to a year-round community events programme and networking opportunities
  • Discounted meeting and events facilities in the Nexus building