Nigel Adams Website and Blog


Nigel is Programme Director BSc Business Enterprise at the University of Buckingham in UK, where he teaches, supports and mentors students taking the innovative two year (8 term) honours degree in Business Enterprise.

According to Researchers at Chalmers University in Gothenburg, this is one of only 3 similar university honours degree programmes in the world which offers undergraduate students the opportunity to study for their degree in Business Enterprise, whilst also starting and developing their own business, having "pitched" for "seed-corn" capital from "Buckingham Angels". These are referred to as university Venture Creation Programmes.

As well as running the BSc Business Enterprise (BBE) programme, Nigel also teaches Entrepreneurship and International Marketing Management to undergraduates and also mentors BBE students at the University of Buckingham.

Until May 2011 Nigel was also Managing Director of Nigel Adams & Company Ltd, which provided business, management, international marketing, recruitment and other support and advice to the boards of British companies to help them to establish operations and improve their sales and profitability in Central and Eastern Europe. See "Archive" link above for more information.

Having more than 35 years international business experience, Nigel has an extensive network of business, finance and diplomatic contacts.

Nigel is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a Chartered Marketer. He helped to establish in Poland, the first officially recognised branch of Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) in Continental Europe. For many years Nigel was the Vice Chairman of the CIM East Midlands Regional Board, he continues to be a member of the Regional Board and he is also the Treasurer of the Northamptonshire Branch of the CIM.

Nigel Adams' blog

Postings on this blog will mainly be my comments on topical matters in Business Enterprise, International Marketing, Business Development and Internet Marketing.

Nigel Adams' website is back on-line

by Nigel on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 4:18 AM

You might notice that I have not written any blogs on this site since October 2009. There are two reasons, firstly I have been very busy with the BSc Business Enterprise programme at the University of Buckingham ( and secondly I have had a problem with this site.

Now, thanks to Oli Loftus of Linkgraph Ltd (, the site problem has been resolved. I have also taken some holiday from the University, so I should have time to improve my website.

You will also see that "Nigel Adams & Company Ltd" is no more, I am now using this site as my personal website.

Start a business and achieve an honours degree in just two years at the University of Buckingham

by Nigel on Saturday, October 24, 2009 7:34 PM
From mid January 2010 you could be studying for an honours degree in Business Enterprise and starting a business on the innovative BSc Business Enterprise (BBE) honours degree programme at the University of Buckingham Business School.This is a two year (8 terms) undergraduate programme, during which you would have the opportunity to establish and run your own business, as an integral part of your honours degree. See The first cohort of students started in January 2006 and as the University of Buckingham works for 4 terms each year, they completed their studies in December 2007. Three more cohorts have studied on the programme and you would be one of the fifth cohort starting in January 2010.Details of the programmeIn the first two terms you would study a range...

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