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 a livable future and the change towards it.

Therefore, as the Entrepreneurship Center of HM - Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences, we offer educational and research programs in the field of entrepreneurship, support start-ups, innovation processes and the development of entrepreneurial personalities, and accompany young companies from the idea to the market.


Entrepreneurship students in SCE teaching formats annually.


Start-ups founded in 2021 (34 regional and 14 international)


EXIST start-up grants in 2021


Networks with strategic SCE participation and 40 collaborative projects in 2021.


international students in cross-university education programs 2021


regional (78) and international (69) start-up projects in incubation programs 2021


Million euros investment in HM/SCE teams so far 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, Start-up News

Start-up alumni Noxon relieves back pain with smart textiles

What does relieving back pain have to do with smart clothing? A lot, explains founder Maria Neugschwender of the company Noxon: "Often, back pain cannot be clearly diagnosed. We are developing T-shirts that make it possible to collect live and long-term data on back pain from sufferers using printed electrodes. This enables more accurate conclusions about the causes of the pain and more individualized treatment."

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News, Investment News

Celonis expands Series D funding round by $1 billion

Less than a year after closing a $1 billion Series D funding round that made Celonis a decacorn, the company is once again expanding its Series D funding round with an additional $1 billion in funding. Celonis intends to use the expanded funding to further expand its market position and strategically develop its product portfolio.

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Innovations Café, News, Events

Innovations-Café: Mastering digital projects with agile methods

Design Thinking, Kanban, Scrum etc. have been making everyday life easier for start-ups and projects for a long time now. But what is actually behind the individual methods? What are they intended for and how do they help us to organize projects better? For our next Innovation Café, we have invited Fabian Ziegler, who will explain to us how to use the tools most effectively and what added values result from them. Register now here:

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MUST DIALOGUE Summer Edition on September 8, 2022

We cordially invite you to the next MUST DIALOGUE, Summer Edition, on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. with Prof. Dr. Helmut Schönenberger. The event will take place at the premises of the cooperation partner innosabi GmbH HQ, Möhlstraße 2, 81675 Munich.

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The event will start with a keynote speech, followed by a workshop. Afterwards, the evening will end with summery drinks and food.

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Real Time Innovation - Card of the week "Gaining experience, not mistakes"

"Real Time Innovation" is an innovation approach that illuminates tacit knowledge and success patterns for innovation processes in the social and entrepreneurial environment and makes them usable through a set of cards and a canvas. Today we introduce the next card, "Gathering Experience, Not Mistakes." Each card represents a success pattern for one dimension in the innovation process. Read more here.

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News, Investment News, Start-up News

Apply now for the 25k€ Pitch!

Do you have an innovative startup idea in the area of Artificial Intelligence that has been or should be born in Bavaria? Would you like to pitch for funding up to 25.000 €?
Than apply with a inspiring read deck (see QR code) and become one of our pitching candidates!

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CHINATIV closing event on 9.9. in Ismaning

The CHINATIV project is a China competence project funded by the BMBF. There are only 11 such projects in Germany and CHINATIV is the only one from Bavaria. Since October 2018, the project has been focusing on bilateral communication and exchange between Germany and China with a focus on creativity and innovation. At the end of the project, the CHINATIV team cordially invites you to the closing event. The occasion will also be used to celebrate the traditional Chinese Moon Festival together with German and Chinese participants.

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herCAREER-Expo - Europe's leading trade fair for female careers

The herCAREER expo will take place from October 6 to 7, 2022 in Munich and is the first and only career and networking fair in Europe that takes into account all aspects of female careers, including the compatibility of job and family. The trade fair addresses women who are planning their entry or advancement into specialist or management careers - whether in an employment relationship or in the course of starting a business.

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News, Start-up News

Interview with Strascheg Award - Winner "Agracheck

Florian S., Sebastian L. and Matthias H. (FK9 / DeepDive Alumnus) have won the Strascheg Award in category 3, Best Business Idea from Science & Practice, with their start-up "AgraCheck" in 2021. AgraCheck develops an information and comparison platform for smart farming technologies. Do you also have a great idea? Then let them convince you in the following interview to submit your idea to the Strascheg Award, the ideas competition of the Munich University of Applied Sciences and the SCE, and give your start-up story a jump-start.

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Events & Deadlines

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

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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.