The 32-member team at the WSC is working towards a common goal: We want to strengthen the start-up culture at Ruhr-Universität Bochum and facilitate more spin-offs from the university! The potential is great, but knowledge and technology-based start-ups require special skills and customised consulting approaches.
with modular services geared to the respective level of expertise
with five Incubators, connected to excellent
with a comprehensive education programme
encouragement and guidance
in all phases of the start-up process, with a special programme for women academics and researchers
with experimental facilities and seminar rooms, technical equipment and workshops
with prototyping and business networks
Our transfer and start-up concept has been awarded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalisation and Energy of North Rhine-Westphalia: The WSC will receive a project budget of 22 million euros from 2019 to 2024 and is entitled to the title “Excellent Start-up Center.NRW”. The funds will flow directly into the services and infrastructure for people interested in starting a business.