By using our website, you are agreeing to cookies being stored and Google Analytics being used on your device in order to offer the best possible service. You can find more information on thishere.
Austria.
Dynamic Business Location.

University of Innsbruck’s success in establishing spin-offs

universität innsbruck © University of Innsbruck

Now the University of Innsbruck has been honoured for its performance at the Spin-off Austria Conference by being awarded 3rd place in the category of spin-offs of new companies. In the spin-off category, the University of Innsbruck with its eleven spin-offs outperformed all other universities in the country.

A total of 31 spin-offs in which the university owns or owned a stake were established at the University of Innsbruck over the last thirteen years. Seven of these equity stakes could already be sold. Only four were not successful on the market. About 140 people were employed by these companies at the end of last year. A separate investment company was already founded at the University of Innsbruck in 2008.

"We are already striving to convey to our students and employees at a very early stage that they have the option of establishing a company", states Rector Tilmann Märk. "In this regard, our work with young talents consists of many further education courses, lectures and trainings, a professor for entrepreneurship with suitable courses for students in all disciplines, corresponding extension courses as the basis for such spin-offs, and last but not least, the startup centre InnCubator". The ideas for the new companies originated in nine out of the 16 faculties, led by Biology, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Mathematics, Informatics and Physics.

Go on reading and find out what the Austrian business location has to offer!

Read more:

Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Share on Linkedin

Testimonials

Events

Meet us at events, seminars and trade shows - worldwide.

  • AAIC - AI in AgriTech

    25.01.2022 - 26.01.2022, virtual

  • ROBOTICS Slovenia 2022

    15.02.2022 - 17.02.2022, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Austria Map

Find the perfect location for your company

Austria is well known for its social stability and excellent labor relations where strikes are measured only in seconds. As a global player, reliable deliveries are a top priority for us.

Opel Austria

Logo
More testimonials

news from the business location Austria

The path taken by immune cells

In order to combat infections and heal injuries as well as to fight against tumours, immune cells need to enter tissue.

IPCEI on Microelectronics – NXP Contributes Security Technology

Important Projects of Common European Interest (IPCEI) are large-scale innovation programmes in which several EU member states participate. They are designed to sustainably strengthen European value chains in critical technology sectors. Microelectronics comprises one such key technology. Within the context of the IPCEI on Microelectronics, NXP Gratkorn is focusing on the issue of “security,” thus contributing to Europe’s digital sovereignty and the resilience of its critical infrastructures.

More news All blog posts