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Discover the best Student engagement app on the market.

Motive helps Student Unions and Residence Life teams increase engagement, access game-changing data insights and deliver an exceptional digital experience.

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About us

Born on a university campus

Motive is fuelled by students' needs for better digital tools to support their extracurricular activities and experiences.

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Find out how we can help running your events, societies, elections and communications become a breeze.

Designed & developed by students

We've created the ultimate student-centered mobile app which seamlessly integrates with a web dashboard created for unions, clubs & societies,  and residence life teams.

Now an award-winning startup

We're seeking partnerships with organisations ready to digitally transform their engagement with students and leap ahead with our powerful analytical tools.

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Uncover what Motive can do for you

Our methodology is to create empowering features with designs that follow simple, convenient and user-friendly principles.


The Motive App

Empowering students as the top mobile app users, the Motive app provides a seamless gateway to the full spectrum of extracurricular activities, experiences, and campus communications.

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The Desktop Platform

Powerful and bespoke, our desktop platform integrates seamlessly with the Motive app, providing a single source of truth for all your organisation's engagement.

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At Motive we're committed to providing a student-centered solution using technology thats simple, convenient and user-friendly. We believe mobile apps are integral to this vision. If you are interested in procuring the best student engagement app for your organisation - then look no further. Fill in our contact form and we'll be in touch shortly.

The onboarding time varies per organisation but can be as little as two weeks. We are familiar with different migration challenges and our team will work with you to ensure a smooth and timely onboarding process.

Motive is designed for any educational organisation that engages with their student community with news, events, surveys, elections and membership-based activities. We're particularly suited to student unions, residence life and accommodation teams and student experience teams. Feel free to schedule a call with us if you're interested but are unsure if Motive is right for you.

Yes! Our app is compatible with both types of devices and can be downloaded from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.

Our pricing is an annual licensing fee depending on the size of your organisation and the modules you choose to include (most are included as standard!).

Our booking fees are competitively priced at £0.50 + 5% per ticket or a flat £1 fee for ticket prices under £10. Free events and memberships will always remain free.

Our app supports Google Pay, Apple Pay and most credit, debit and international cards. All payments are PCI compliant and secured with industry grade encryption.