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, Investment News, Start-up News

Spyra vs. Xiaomi: Media report - tech giant Xiaomi enters water gun business and allegedly infringes Spyra property rights

Soon the new water gun season will start - good news for SCE Startup Alumni Spyra, whose patented and multiply protected high-tech water guns enjoy great popularity. But this market also sparks covetousness. Spyra has already felt this clearly in the past, when the water pistols were often confronted with product piracy - especially by counterfeit products from the Far East. Now tech giant Xiaomi has announced its entry into the water gun business. This means that the debate about Spyra's intellectual property rights may be entering a decisive round.

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Dialogue forum on sustainable energy transition: "Moving from talk to action - business, society and climate neutrality".

On June 21, 2023, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., our friends at Accenture/ HM:UniverCity invite you to the "Sustainable Energy Transition Dialogue Forum."

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

💥 Start-ups in need of capital - Apply now for SCE Investor Day! 💥

Apply now for the SCE Investor Day on 28.06.2023 and pitch your project on our stage in front of dozens of investors/business angels. Startups with a capital need from Pre-Seed to Series A and a scalable business model can still apply until 20.05.2023 with their meaningful pitch deck for pre-selection. 👉 You are Investor:in and looking for exciting start-ups? Then register now for the SCE Investor Day. 📃 All information regarding registration and participation for both investors and start-ups can be found at:

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News, Dates & Deadlines

Apply now for our DeepDive MASTER PROGRAM "Entrepreneurship & Digital Transformation"

You want to start your entrepreneurial project in mobility, health, manufacturing, food or your topic?
You're a team player and thrive in an international and interdisciplinary work environment? 

Then the master's programme Entrepreneurship and Digital Transformation offered by HM Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences and Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship (SCE) is the right fit for you. Through a learning-by-doing approach with the right balance between theory and practice, you will acquire knowledge to develop innovative solutions for the digital companies of tomorrow.

We are faced with different challenges such as climate change, digitalization and globalization. Therefore, we need a new generation with a drive for societal changes, an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset, and problem-solving skills. Therefore: DeepDive is about designing digital solutions in mobility, health, food, manufactoring or your topic! Find out more:

Don't miss the chance! Application is open from May 02nd until June 15th!

For more information also check out our DeepDive Master webpage. If you have any questions, please contact our prgram manager Dr. Dana Schultchen for your individual inquiries regarding the application.

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New Research Article: Revision needed? A social constructionist perspective on measurement scales for assessing gender role stereotypes in entrepreneurship

Franziska Mattner, researcher at HM, SCE and M:UniverCity, together with Prof. Dr. Janina Sundermaier from FU Berlin published their research paper: "The Research "Revision needed? A social constructionist perspective on measurement scales for assessing gender role stereotypes in entrepreneurship" with  the International Small Business Journal (ISBJ).

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Events, Dates & Deadlines, Start-up News

i3-Earth - Web3 simplified. Free Networking & Education Event on May 26 in Munich

Join the ultimate Web3 hotspot in Munich. Learn the basics of Web3 in our conference room or simply enjoy networking while lounging! Register for free: here

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

AI start-up Flowsight wins BMWK ideas competition #DigitaleInnovationen

The software of the AI start-up Flowsight has convinced the jury of the BMWK ideas competition with its intelligent process optimization, which makes predictive maintenance in the process industry possible, as reported on the BMWK ministry website

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News, Start-up News

3D printing in space - possible with start-up alumni DCubeD

Today, components for satellites and spacecraft are transported costly and ineffectively into space by launch vehicles. In a world premiere, a research team from HM Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences used a 3D printer in a research rocket to automatically print a structure in open space. more in the exciting video.

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

EIT Urban Mobility invests in SHQUARED – The ultimate space sharing platform

Urbanisation is a global trend that is rapidly accelerating, with over half of the world’s population now living in urban areas. EIT's investment in SHQUARED aims to help maximise the use of existing infrastructure and reduce the need for new buildings or parking spaces to contribute to more sustainable urban development.

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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.

  • Innovations-Café - Social Entrepreneurship

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  • Application open for DeepDive Entrepreneurship Master

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  • SCE Student Summer Party

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  • AI+MUNICH – Prototype Funding Application Deadline

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  • Toastmasters Club - Club Meeting

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  • Happy Impact Hour - veranstaltet von Social Entrepreneurship Akademie (SEA)

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  • Dialogforum nachhaltige Energiewende

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  • SCE Investors' Day

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  • DBI/Ph.D. Application Deadline

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