Innovation and entrepreneurship

The IT University is Denmark’s leading university when it comes to entrepreneurship, we greatly value innovation and entrepreneurship.

We encourage the students to start their own businesses. The student organisation ITU Innovators, ITU Startup Programme and our own investment company, ITU Business Development, all play important roles in maintaining our position as the Danish university with the highest rate of entrepreneurs among our students and graduates.

ITU Startup

The IT University’s Startup Programme is an incubator for students with a business idea. The programme offers help, support and early investment in order to grow the projects from initial idea to fully fledged companies ready for the startup ecosystem. ITU Startup is managed by ITU Business Development.

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ITU Business Development

ITU Business Development A/S was established according to the Danish Tech Trans Law and is wholly owned by the IT University. The company invests in university startups and spinouts and provides counselling for the university in connection with technology transfer and for students and researchers with ideas for startups.

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