STARTUP CAMPUS is the contact point for all those interested in founding a company, company founders and members of the Startup Ecosystem whose central objective is the sustainable promotion of entrepreneurship in Switzerland. STARTUP CAMPUS is supported by the consortium members, consisting of a community of renowned Swiss universities, technical colleges, techno- and innovation parks. In addition, our cooperation partners make an important contribution to the development of the Swiss start-up ecosystem.

Consortium members

ETH Zurich
ETH Zurich (German: Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich) is a science, technology, engineering and mathematics STEM university in the city of Zürich.
University of Zurich
The University of Zurich, the largest university in Switzerland, currently has seven faculties: Philosophy, Human Medicine, Economic Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Theology and Veterinary Medicine.
University of St. Gallen
The University of St. Gallen is a research university located in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Established in 1898, it specialises in the fields of business administration, economics, law, and international affairs.
ZHAW School of Management and Law
ZHAW School of Management and Law is the largest business school of a university of applied sciences in Switzerland, and the only one accredited by AACSB.
Impact Hub Zurich is a community of entrepreneurs, creatives and tech-nerds in a network working towards future-friendly solutions which are fit for our grandchildren.
The Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology is an interdisciplinary Swiss research institute for applied materials sciences and technology.
Fachhochschule Graubünden
The University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons is an innovative and entrepreneurial higher education institution with around 1,700 students. It trains people to become responsible skilled professionals and managers.
Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences
Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences is a regional university of applied sciences with national and international reach. Over 1700 students study one of the four subject areas, which are health, social work, construction & technology and economy.
Startfeld is the innovation and start-up network in the St.GallenBodenseeArea. In every phase of innovation, Startfeld supports both ambitious entrepreneurs and established SME, who are open to new impulses and development.
Technopark Winterthur
TECHNOPARK Winterthur offers a stimulating environment for innovative minds. Start-ups, spin-offs, service companies and research institutions from different sectors work together under one roof.
Technopark Zurich
Technopark Zurich is the top location for technology transfer in Switzerland and a key point of contact for innovative start-ups looking to transform knowledge into marketable products and services.
University of Liechtenstein
The University of Liechtenstein is a public university and focuses on two fields of study – architecture and business economics (entrepreneurship, finance, information systems, business law).
Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK, German: Zürcher Hochschule der Künste) has approximately 2,500 students, which makes it the largest arts university in Switzerland.
RUNWAY Startup Incubator
The RUNWAY Incubator supports startups in picking up speed, especially at the early and seed phase. It is open for ideas of any industry and is located in the Technopark Winterthur.
EPFL Innovation Park
The EPFL Innovation Park provides a dynamic location for high tech companies to innovate. The Park is located at the heart of EPFL, Europe’s most cosmopolitan science and engineering university.


Swiss Environment & Energy Innovation Monitor
The Swiss Environment & Energy Innovation Monitor provides information on active startups and innovative projects in the environment and energy business sectors to support networking and partnering between the actors. Check out technology and canton of over 400 Startups on the website.
ETH Entrepreneur Club
The ETH Entrepreneur Club is a non-profit organization whose goal is to encourage young people to set up their own startup and support them in realizing their dreams.
Zürcher Kantonalbank
Zürcher Kantonalbank is the market-leading universal bank of the Canton of Zurich in Switzerland. With the support of the RUNWAY Incubator and the Pioneer Prize, it actively promotes innovation and entrepreneurship in Switzerland.
Entrepreneur Club Winterthur
The Entrepreneur Club Winterthur is a non-profit organization consisting of people interested in entrepreneurship. It offers a platform for ideas, projects, start-ups and young entrepreneurs and brings like-minded people together.