TUM Venture Labs: Springboard for deep-tech innovations

The TUM Venture Labs support scientists and students of our ecosystem on their entrepreneurial journey in numerous technology-based domains.

TUM Venture Labs are new entrepreneurial innovation hubs re-enforcing in a unique way tech-based business creation at the interfaces of engineering, natural, life and data sciences and medicine. The joint initiative of TUM and UnternehmerTUM supports entrepreneurial talents in tech-based business translation from science, offering an entire ecosystem with the necessary development environments. Our offers range from technical and social infrastructure to entrepreneurship training and support through our top-class industry and investor networks. 
Discover and strengthen your entrepreneurial qualities and develop a business idea into a successful enterprise at TUM Venture Labs!

Our offerings for talents and founders

Whether you are a student, a scientist or a well-established team, the TUM Venture Labs offer tailored support within your technological domain. Various formats along our four pillars are available to you -- from initial inspiration to founding your company. 

  • Training formats to deepen specialized knowledge in an application-oriented way, to develop start-up ideas or to grow personally. 
  • Domain-specific startup support on your journey from initial idea or technology to starting your venture.
  • Our network of top-class entrepreneurs, mentors, industry partners, scientific/domain experts and investors.
  • Access to spaces and infrastructure in the form of workstations, labs or technical infrastructure (e.g. MakerSpace), individually tailored in each Venture Lab. 

Discover and strengthen your entrepreneurial skills and develop your business idea into a successful company at the TUM Venture Labs!

11 Venture Labs with entrepreneurial know-how in your tech-domain

In order to bring high-tech start-up projects to success, teams need deep knowledge of technology, management know-how as well as specific industry and market understanding. The TUM Venture Labs can support you in enriching your tech know-how with management expertise and deep understanding of your industry and market. To this end, the TUM Venture Labs focus on 11 technology domains and thus create a support offering that specifically addresses the needs of founders and founding teams in the respective technology fields.

Discover the Venture Lab that's right for you!

Additional venture lab "mobility" is currently being planned

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If you have any further questions, please contact us directly at venturelabs@tum.de or approach the respective Venture Lab that fits your start-up idea. We're looking forward to your mail!

You can find information about our support offerings and about how to join the TUM Venture Labs under Target Groups and Offers.