Support for those interested in founding a company

As a central hub, we offer free support to all students, employees, founders, and alumni of the Kaiserslautern-Landau University and the Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences as well as the surrounding research institutes who have an idea or a desire for more knowledge about the topic of entrepreneurship.

To conduct conversations as smoothly and pleasantly as possible, we are happy to support you digitally through our Zoom rooms. We kindly ask for your understanding that we cannot conduct conversations without a prior appointment. Zoom-Room. Wir bitten um Verständnis, dass wir keine Gespräche ohne vorherige Terminvereinbarung führen können. 


There is startup assistance available in individual sessions.We take the time to listen to you and share our experience in the discussion of your project. Don't worry, your idea is in good hands with us. We are committed to confidentiality and never disclose the ideas of our founders without their consent. Therefore, don't hesitate to schedule an appointment for your first orientation conversation.
Here you can find more information about our support services.


Crowdfunding represents an innovative method for founders to test their ideas and take their first steps. The financing by a large number of donors, the 'Crowd' offers more than just the monetary advantage. To support students and employees of the Kaiserslautern-Landau University and the Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences in realizing their projects and ideas through crowdfunding, the Startup Office is committed to this topic, especially by building certified expertise in crowdfunding.
Here you can find more information about crowdfunding.


Do you have a business idea that you would like to use to set up a company and become self-employed? Our Summer School supports you with that. Step by step, your idea becomes a viable concept! The learning content is shared by the speakers of the Summer School according to the 'learning by doing' principle. You develop the content under the guidance of experienced professionals and apply it directly to your idea. This turns your personal vision into a sustainable concept. The number of participants is limited to 20 people, and selection is based on the ideas submitted.
Here you can find more information about the Summer School.

Digital Learning

Our digital qualification program is ideal for acquiring basic knowledge in numerous topics related to founding a startup.

In highly detailed Onlinekurs beginners learn a lot of valuable information and are enabled to prepare their own business plan in such a way that it can be discussed and refined with experts.
Here is the link to our digital online course.

In addition, other online seminars offer a wide range of practical knowledge from the idea through the business model to the financing of startups. Different speakers provide insights from their areas of expertise and explain numerous aspects that are relevant for a startup. The online seminars provide a solid foundation of knowledge and are perfect for preparing for discussions with experts.
Here is the link to our digital qualification program.