Business Creation
Module 3 Social Entrepreneurship

Create your impact start-up
Start date
01. November 2021
Deadline 18. October 2021
Course dates
01 | 08 | 15 | 22 | 29
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


Course Dates:

We currently plan two variantions, depending on the pandemic situation. Please mark both dates in your calendar if you apply for the course.

Option 1: Physical training in Lausanne, Mondays @ 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm.
01.11 // 08.11. // 15.11. // 22.11 // 29.11.

Option 2:  If physical classes will not be possible, we will conduct the training online on Mondays and Thursdays @ 8:30am-12:30pm

01.11 // 04.11. // 08.11. // 11.11. // 15.11. // 18.11. // 22.11. // 25.11. // 29.11. // 02.12. // 06.12

The final course dates will be confirmed as soon as possible.


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

Course program
Start date
01. November 2021
Deadline 18. October 2021
Course dates
01 | 08 | 15 | 22 | 29
Information material
Flyer with course schedule

Bâtiment C
Monsieur Björn Ignell
CH - 1015 Lausanne
+41 78 603 35 08


«The course is a great networking platform; you also take home a lot to use later.»

Karina Ehrensperger

«Thanks to the Business Creation course, I gained confidence in my idea. I’ve learned to focus on it and to develop an initial strategy. »

Michael Döring

«We were given great support by the STARTUP CAMPUS team during the Business Creation course at developing our business model and successfully bringing it on track. »

Philippe Geiger

«I’ve learned a lot in the course, especially about financial planning and customer segmentation.»

Benedikt Wanner
Synple Chem