Spin-off support

Spin-off types

Ghent University promotes two types of venturing: entrepreneur-driven and technology driven spin-offs.

Spin-off funding

Check out the different funding mechanisms for spin-off companies.

Submit your spin-off ideaIdea Picture

UGent TechTransfer will help you to realize your dream.

Are you an entrepreneur?Entrepreneurs Picture

If you have an entrepreneurial mindset or you are interested in joining one of our spin-offs, contact us and send us your resume: spinoff@ugent.be.

Student entrepreneurshipDurf Ondernemen

Students who want to kick off their own company are encouraged to do so. The university can grant them a special status as “Student Entrepreneur”. 

Ghent University spin-offs

Each year, about 10 spin-off companies are established with the knowhow, intellectual property and technology platforms that have been developed at Ghent University.