Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship – Who we are... What we do... and Why.

Responsible entrepreneurs create a future worth living.

We see ourselves as a thought leader, enabler and well-connected partner for shaping an entrepreneurial future worth living through responsible entrepreneurship. We stand for an economy that actively, innovatively and responsibly addresses technological, social and environmental challenges. Entrepreneurship, innovation and co-creation are the keys to the change.

That is why we, as the Entrepreneurship Center of HM - Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences, together with our regional and international partners, offer educational and research programs in the field of entrepreneurship. Therefore we support start-ups from the idea to the market as well as innovation processes and the development of entrepreneurial personalities.



Entrepreneurship students in SCE teaching formats in 2022, of which approx. 1200 students in curricular and 2200 in extracurricular courses.


Start-ups founded in 2022 (22 regional and 13 international start-ups)


EXIST start-up grants in 2022


Cooperations with national and international actors from business, politics and civil society 2022


cooperations with (inter)national universities and 1119 international students in cross-university education programs 2022


regional (93) and international (89) start-up projects in incubation programs 2021


Million euros investment in HM/SCE teams in 2022

Our offers

We want to motivate and empower people - young and old - to think and act entrepreneurially and responsibly. To this end, we accompany individuals on their entrepreneurial journey and promote innovation and entrepreneurship through interactive training programs, start-up support, research, regional and international projects with a variety of partners, as well as networking activities and events.

Overview - Something for Everyone.


Technological innovation, social responsibility and the firm conviction that we can only move forward together - these are our beliefs, which we share with our partners. We follow the hottest trends and are equally concerned with the important fundamentals - technological and societal.

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Our Network

We live co-creation and link the Munich ecosystem with global startup and innovation hotspots to create a vital, interactive, global network of leading ecosystems. We do this to launch joint projects that move our university, the region and the world forward on a positive path to a livable, fair future.

Our Ecosystem

News und Events

News from start-ups and our network - event tips from public talks to exclusive pitch events - project presentations & offers for students, founders and scientists - meetups and networking opportunities - all this and a portion of entrepreneurial spirit can be found here - and in our newsletter. We'll keep you posted.

News, Events

Klaus Sailer and Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences take first place in the Bavarian University Award for Entrepreneurship

At the award ceremony for the Bavarian University Prize for Entrepreneurship "MöglichMacher²³", Klaus Sailer as a personality and Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences (HM) as an institution were honored for the successful and ongoing transformation of HM into an internationally networked entrepreneurial university.

This year, for the first time, the "MöglichMacher²³ - Bavarian University Award for Entrepreneurship" was awarded for outstanding university achievements in the area of start-up support. The Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts, the vbw - Vereinigung der Bayerischen Wirtschaft e.V. (Bavarian Business Association) and Hochschule Bayern e.V. (Bavarian University of Applied Sciences) together with BayZiel - Bavarian Center for Innovative Teaching awarded the first prize to SCE Managing Director Prof. Dr. Klaus Sailer and Munich University of Applied Sciences with its Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship for the transformation of HM into an internationally networked entrepreneurial university.

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News, Start-up News

Daycare startup & SCE alumni "sira" interviewed by Munich Startup

Munich Startup, the official startup portal for Munich, conducted a follow-up interview with SCE alumni startup sira (Interview: Saskia Doll / Munich Startup). Founder Christina Ramgraber explains, among other things, how Munich startup sira has grown despite challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the shortage of skilled workers, expanded its business model for corporate childcare, and how it adds social value at the same time.

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Come to the herCAREER EXPO - Europe's leading trade fair for female careers on 12/13.10. in Munich

herCAREER Expo is Europe's leading trade fair for female careers. Every year, it brings female graduates, women in specialist and management positions, and female founders from Germany and beyond to Munich. The two-day Expo is a place for conversations - across hierarchies and industries. This is where employers who are committed to equal opportunities present themselves. Come by: Munich, October 12-13, 2023 | MOC

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

memtime raises seven-figure Series A investment

SCE start-up Alumni memtime GmbH, formerly timeBro, which specializes in automatic time tracking software in the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) sector, has successfully closed a seven-figure Series A financing round. The round was led by BayBG as lead investor and Bayern Kapital as co-investor. Other investors include Gateway Ventures as well as renowned business angels such as Dr. Heinz Raufer, who has invested in Flixbus, among others, and Stephan Berendsen, who is already one of the existing investors, according to an article in VC Magazin.

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Munich Startup about "Start for Future: Innovations for Europe".

Klaus Sailer, Managing Director SCE and Pavlina Vujović, Head of International Projects SCE in an interview at Munich Startup about "Start for Future: Innovations for Europe". As a Europe-wide cooperative, Start for Future (SFF) has been promoting collaboration between universities, startups and public organizations for two years. Klaus Sailer and Pavlina Vujović from the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship (SCE), one of the founding members, explain in an interview what the alliance wants to achieve in the European startup scene. Among other things, they address the importance of using collaborative synergies and creating added value through co-creation in order to be able to offer startups concrete support.

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Innovations Café, News, Events

Innovations-Café: "Regenerative Businesses" on 12.9.23

On September 12th, we are pleased to invite you to our next edition of the Innovations-Café at Lothstraße 21, in our Precelerator. The topic of the evening is: "Regenerative Businesses". Registration at:

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News, Start-up News

Real Project about AI solutions - HM students team develops plant well-being app "GardSens".

Reasons for more sustainability. HM students develop an app that keeps an eye on plant well-being. The app, GardSense, assists with plant care and automatically creates tasks for the community. Want to know more? Click here for the film clip of "München tut gut" with Eva Nußhart in the media center of München.TV. The founders of GardSens and team mentor Prof. Dr. Bettina Maisch, who led the entrepreneurship format"REAL PROJECT #3 AI solutions for a healthy, sustainable and inclusive city of the future" of SCE/HM together with Dr. Ulli Waltinger, are present.

Real Projects is the interdisciplinary and practice-oriented entrepreneurship teaching format for teaching entrepreneurial and responsible thinking and acting.

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Events, Dates & Deadlines

SFF Sessions: Business creation and investments

Join Start for Future (SFF) on September 6th, 2023 from 15-17 CET  to attend a free, open-to-the-public event on: Business Creation & Investment. Learn what investors look for in startups and about the valuation process.

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News, Dates & Deadlines

Apply now for our Bavaria Israel Partnership Accelerator (BIPA) 2023

Apply now for the 12th edition of the Bavaria Israel Partnership Accelerator (BIPA) and team up with like-minded students and young professionals from Bavaria, Israel, and the United Arab Emirates to solve real-life problems in a truly international learning environment. Apply now.

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Start-ups & Success Stories

What's going on in the SCE start-up and alumni network? Here you will find founding stories, as written by the founders and a little bit by life as well Get to know our start-ups

Inspiring stories of successful founders

Project Showroom

In our showroom you can experience how creative our students are, which exciting projects have been created recently and how we imagine good co-creation. Here you can find outcomes in the form of posters of student projects that have made us happy. To our digital project showroom

Downloads & Links

Here you can find more information in the form of downloads about the SCE and its offers as well as links to websites of our programs and initiatives with partners.

Events & Deadlines

Here you can find our current dates. Our events are usually free of charge.

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