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. In this 18 months program, the researchers get funding, training and advice to develop a UZH research finding into a product and test its market potential.

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