Business Creation
Module 3 Social Entrepreneurship

Create your impact start-up
Start date
18. May 2021
Deadline 11. May 2021
Course dates
18 | 21 | 26 | 28
01 | 04 | 08 | 11 | 15 | 18 | 22
Here you will find all the details of the Business Creation course

After the course, you will have:

  • Hands-on knowledge to develop a profitable and impactful business model
  • Professional and personal competences to design, develop and realise your business idea with a special focus on the social impact of your start-up
  • A prioritised set of actions to take you to the next step
  • A fantastic network of coaches, consultants and participants


To participate, you must meet the following requirements:

  • You have founded a startup or are planning to do so in the next 6 to 12 months
  • You have developed your business idea or maybe a first draft of your business plan
  • Your business idea is a technological, scientific or business model driven innovation that will have a positive impact on society or environment
  • You are ready to challenge yourself as an entrepreneur and are willing to invest a significant part of your time (at least 30%) into the project


This course will be held in cooperation with our partner EPFL Innovation Park.

Course program
Start date
18. May 2021
Deadline 11. May 2021
Course dates
18 | 21 | 26 | 28
01 | 04 | 08 | 11 | 15 | 18 | 22
Information material
Flyer with course schedule

c/o ZHAW School of Management and Law
Theaterstrasse 17
CH- 8400 Winterthur
+41 58 934 65 00


«We learned how to draw up a proper business plan.»

Markus Rohr

«The course has structured my thoughts and has given me many thought-provoking impulses.»

Franziska Ullrich
Ophthorobotics AG

«In the Business Creation course I learned as a researcher how to transform my scientific project into a profitable business model.»

Sabrina Badir

«The specific, often highly detailed, feedback of the lecturers impressed me.»

Brigitte Daetwyler
Atelier Daetwyler