Innovation Stories

Venture stories

Many successful inventions at the University of Zurich lead to new products that benefit the general public.

Here are some of the products and companies.

Venture Stories 

UZH Entrepreneur Fellows

Twice every year, selected UZH researchers are supported by an Entrepreneur Fellowship that allows them to spend up to 18 months to further develop their technology and test the market potential of their research.

UZH Entrepreneur Fellows

Pioneer stories – Nobel Prize winners

Researchers at the University of Zurich have a long history of changing the world with their scientific ideas. Some of them have even received the Nobel Prize for their work. Learn more about the pioneers at the University of Zurich.


UZH spin-offs & startups

Creative and innovative students and researchers at the University of Zurich use their product ideas to create spin-offs and found their own startups. Here is an overview of the companies that have been established recently.

UZH Spin-Offs and Startups