Entrepreneurial opportunities

We support you every step of the way


The university supports all students, graduates, junior researchers and professors who want to start a business based on their research experience and results.

Our services include:

Information resources, advice and coaching

  • Events to promote entrepreneurship
  • Regular walk-in office hours on Wednesdays from 12:00-13:00 in the consultation corner in the Student Service Centre (SSZ)
  • Support on your path from an idea to your opening day

Creating a business plan

  • Guidance for creating your business plan
  • Assistance with creating a financial plan
  • Partner of the CyberOne business plan competition


  • Advice on how to find suitable funding programmes
  • Help with acquiring funding (including the EXIST Business Start-up Grant, EXIST Transfer of Research, Junge Innovatoren)
  • Support with securing further funding