WORLDFACTORY is one of the central transfer and founding projects of Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB). Both academics and students receive competent advice, rooms and infrastructure for practical testing and networking opportunities. If you have a good idea and want to develop it further, you will find many forms of support here.
Young. Creative. Self-employed?
WHY SHOULD YOU SET UP
YOUR OWN BUSINESS
Do you find the start-up scene somehow exciting, but don’t have a precise idea of start-ups, business plans & Co.? At the Worldfactory Start-up Center, you have the opportunity to explore the world of start-ups without any strings attached. Check it out and find out if the path to self-employment could also be your path.
Unleash your potential
GET YOUR IDEA
Every start-up begins with an innovation: an exciting insight, an invention, an idea for a product or a service. The Worldfactory Start-up Center supports you in transforming your innovation into a business model. We provide individual advice on all questions of founding and financing. Unleash your potential and start your own business!
Get in and get started
You already know exactly where you want to go. What you need now is space for research and testing, expert feedback and financial support? The Worldfactory Start-up Center offers you Incubators with expertise and infrastructure to develop your start-up. We help you to get the right funding so that your idea conquers the world.
Networks for transfer
Success is based on experience and creativity – and innovation requires a sound foundation. At the Worldfactory Start-up Center, young business models meet interested partners to transfer ideas into practice. Companies benefit from impulses from current research and from customised services. This is how proven concepts can be optimised and new markets opened up.