Tycoon in Schools

Become a business tycoon:


  • Tycoon in Schools competition.
  • Launched by Peter Jones CBE (of Dragons’ Den fame) and supported by the Department for Business.
  • The Tycoon in Schools initiative is a free national enterprise challenge for students aged 6-18.
  • It aims to encourage the UK’s budding entrepreneurs to get involved in business by giving them a start-up loan to run a business whilst at school or college.
  • The competition is open to primary & secondary school applicants aged 6-18 years in the UK.


  • Tycoon in Schools takes place on an annual basis.


  • You can register on the official website, link below.
  • Don’t forget to take a look at the video below, where you can here from founder Peter Jones: