Entrepreneurship is receiving increasing attention within the academic programmes offered at Utrecht University. By following specific courses or internships, students and other interested parties can prepare themselves for a career as an entrepreneur.
Education for entrepreneurship
In addition, there are various facilities and forms of supervision available for starting entrepreneurs.
Start your business with success at UtrechtInc! The university incubator offers different levels of support. From workspaces, trainings and potential co-founders, to an intensive program with funding, mentors, masterclasses and feedback from fellow entrepreneurs. What can UtrechtInc offer you?
- Discover if entrepreneurship is the next step in your career with their Get Started workshops.
- Getting started, parttime or fulltime, with your idea? Find your next workspace in our coworking The Garage.
- Scientist or entrepreneur and already working on a business idea? Sign up for either the pressure cooker or science venture program.
Centre for Entrepreneurship
The Centre for Entrepreneurship connects all activities on entrepreneurship education and research at Utrecht University. We believe in supporting ‘entrepreneurship to make a difference’, where the university becomes an empowering environment that supports students and staff to creatively pursue new opportunities, possibilities and innovations. As a centre of expertise, we encourage the development of relevant courses, programmes and co-curricular activities and provide information and inspiration.
IT Incubator: Netherware
The Department of Information and Computing Science's IT Incubator, known as 'Netherware', provides courses in IT entrepreneurship and guidance for students in starting up their own IT company.