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  Bright Red Triangle

Bright Red Triangle (BRT) is based at Edinburgh Napier University and offers a one-stop shop
for extra-curricular innovation and enterprise activities. Our offer is open to students, staff and
graduates of Edinburgh Napier University, as well as local businesses and community organisations.
We support innovation and enterprise, and offer a range of pathways to connect our students, staff
and alumni to the community through enterprise start-up activities, business support and consultancy
services, and social innovation projects. Bright Red Triangle aims to positively impact our student
experience, local businesses and the wider community.


What we offer

We offer free business advice, mentoring and facilities for students, graduates and alumni of
Edinburgh Napier University looking to start or grow their own ventures. Bright Red Triangle
has helped over 350 businesses start, which are all part of our community.
Are you a student looking to develop yourself both professionally and personally? Do you want
to reach your full potential, and be employer ready? Through innovative programmes and projects,
we can offer real life work experience, and development opportunities that help you get there.
Contact us for more information.
Depending on your interests, we also run a series of events and programmes.

Business incubators

Bright Red Triangle provides incubator spaces offering free business advice, support and facilities
for students, graduates and alumni of Edinburgh Napier University who want to set up and run
their own businesses.
All spaces provide free office and meeting space, which are open 7 days a week, and give you access
to hot desks, phones, printers, and other general office supplies. We offer a supportive and friendly
environment to help you establish and grow your business.

Since the first incubator space at Edinburgh Napier University opened in 2004, over 1000 students
and 350 business start-ups have been supported by our operations. Over 150 of those businesses
are still trading today.


We currently have two incubator spaces based in Edinburgh:
​Moffat Centre @ Craiglockhart
Edinburgh Napier University,
Craiglockhart, Room 1/05
Wendy Wu, Incubator Manager Craiglockhart,, 0131 455 4280
​Bright Red Ventures @ Merchiston
Edinburgh Napier University,
Merchiston, Room D74
Jane Grant, Incubator Manager Merchiston,, 0131 455 2995


What’s On

Thinking about starting a business now, or when you graduate?  Book onto our Bright Red Triangle
Wednesday Accelerator Programme and learn about the things you need to know; from finance
to marketing, to planning and IP.
Our list of upcoming events are listed below. Please contact us at for more information.


Contact us

To enquire about any of the services we offer or to find out more about what we offer please contact us at:
Tel: 0131 455 4372
Fax: 0131 455 4285
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