• The MedBIC
  • Anglia Ruskin University

Business Innovation Centre, Medical and Advanced Engineering

Develop your business

Vercossa Case Study

With a team of experienced business advisers and industry experts, The MedBIC provides practical hands-on advice and support to ensure you get your business off to the right start.

This industry-driven space encourages open innovation and knowledge transfer, offering a new business the space to grow and expand with all the supports to ensure success.

The co-operative workspace and start-up focused programmes can help make entrepreneurial visions a reality; alongside supportive academics, researchers, consultants and clinicians who can assist with prototyping, clinical trials and testing – all aimed at speeding up the route to market for Essex businesses.

How The MedBIC can help with starting your business:

  • Mentoring and start-up advice
  • Business Planning
  • Market Research
  • Setting up in business and legal requirements
  • Registering as self-employed
  • Tax, VAT and keeping record
  • Funding and finance guidance
  • Help with routes to market
  • Workplace training courses
  • Workshops and events
  • Interns and graduates


The MedBIC Business Innovation Centre for Medical and Advanced Engineering is centrally located in Chelmsford, Essex, a thriving new city that's home to 12,000 businesses, including several companies in the engineering field and medical technology and assisted living sector. Chelmsford is close to London and two airports, benefits from outstanding transportation links, has a highly qualified workforce and offers an excellent quality of life.

Essex County Council