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.

Events, Dates & Deadlines, Investment News, Start-up News

Food & Beverage Tech Investors Day 2023

Join us for an exciting event dedicated to the Food & Beverage industry! The Food & Beverage Investors Day 2023 on September 28th is a unique opportunity for investors, entrepreneurs, and industry professionals to come together and explore the latest trends, innovations, and investment opportunities in this thriving sector. Register now.

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News, Events, Start-up News

"Happy Impact Hour" - "I have an idea that does good? Now what? From idea to implementation"

On Tuesday, September 12, the"Happy Impact Hour", the virtual monthly event of the Social-Startup-Hub Bayern, will take place again. The free and virtual format is specially designed for people interested in startups. The next session will take place on Sept. 12, 2023 at 6 p.m. on the topic "I have an idea that does good? Now what? From idea to implementation" will take place. Register now!

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Podcast, News

"zamm" - the new podcast from HM:UniverCity

Welcome to zamm, the new podcast from HM:UniverCity, the innovation network of Munich University of Applied Sciences. In episode 1 of zamm, designers Katrin Laville and Prof. Sarah Dorkenwald talk about “Social Design” and their vision for it. Have fun listening!

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The New HEInnovate Action Card Set Self-assessment of Higher Education Institiutions - online and offline -

HEInnovate is a self-reflection and assessment tool for Higher Education Institutions who wish to explore their innovative potential. It guides you through a process of identification, prioritisation and action planning in eight key areas. So far more the 30.000 assessments were undertaken by roundabout 1.700 HEIs.  +++ NEW +++ Now the powerful HEInnovate Tool was updated for the first time. Included in the update was a new set of action cards based on the European THEI 2.0 consortium. DOWNLOAD Card Set for free

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News, Dates & Deadlines

Apply for Academic Program for Entrepreneurship (APE)

The application window for our Academic Program for Entrepreneurship (APE) is open again. APE is a 2-semester additional qualification program in the field of Entrepreneurship, Design Thinking, Lean Startup, Prototyping and Business Modeling of the Munich University of Applied Sciences and the SCE and open for students of all universities and professionals. Imagine the future will be wonderful - and you are to blame! Enhance your key competencies and apply now at:

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Real Time Innovation - Card of the week "Integrity"

"Real Time Innovation" is an innovation approach that illuminates implicit knowledge and success patterns for innovation processes in the social and corporate environment and makes them usable through a set of cards and a canvas. Today we present the next card: "Integrity". Each card represents a success pattern for one dimension in the innovation process. More info here.

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Precelerator Events & Workshops: Let's start-up - SPECIAL EDITION and more

The Precelerator is the new community space for entrepreneurship & prototyping of SCE & HM and invites you to exciting events & workshops on a variety of topics from website creation with the help of AI to personality development and the development of your own sticker. The Precelerator is there to participate, that is, to develop your own and team projects for all students of HM.

Here you can find the upcoming workshops and events of the Precelerator.

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News, Events

Certificate Entrepreneurship in Teaching by BayZiel & SCE

Anchoring entrepreneurship in teaching - subject certificate launched for all Bavarian university teachers. Innovations result from application-oriented research at universities. In order for ideas to become successful companies, entrepreneurial skills and a corresponding mindset are necessary. For the development of the necessary future competencies, it is important to anchor entrepreneurship as a cross-sectional topic at universities. In order to enable teachers to incorporate entrepreneurship into their teaching and thus enrich the motivation of students, their competence development and their own teaching practice, BayZiel and the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship at Munich University of Applied Sciences are jointly offering a subject certificate for Bavarian professors and lecturers.

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

OMIND platform secures financing round

The OMIND platform promotes an "Open Innovation Mindset" and is the first scalable transformation tool that enables companies to assess and develop the innovation readiness of their employees. Now, the SCE-funded startup has secured BW Pre-Seed funding from L-Bank Staatsbank of Baden-Württemberg! In addition, the two business angels Jan Griesbach and Sebastian Reckers are also involved.

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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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