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For Investors

Approximately 20 annual startups at KIT offer business angels and venture capitalists interesting investment opportunities. We gladly invite you to KIT to get to know potential deal flows.

Current offers for investors

Get to know our founders

Founder of the Month: GoSilico GmbH

In the interview we asked the founders of GoSilico about the idea, the startup time and the prospects for the future.

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Take a look at the diversity of our masterpieces – an overview of freshly created startups as well as established businesses with their roots at KIT.

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CIE-Founders' BBQ

Once a month, the Center for Entrepreneurship (CIE) organizes a barbecue for founders, start-up teams and interested parties. A great opportunity to meet our founders in a more casual atmosphere.

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Get in touch with us

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to supporters on our way to a lively and sustainable startup culture at KIT. Contact us via email, if you’d like to learn about founding ventures and interesting investment opportunities. The KIT startup coaches will put you in contact with our founders.

Startup ecosystem Karlsruhe

More and more, Karlsruhe is developing into an attractive location for startups. Thanks to the large amount of funding opportunities, the activities of the founder community, and the framework conditions of the economic location Karlsruhe, numerous creative minds settle in Karlsruhe.

Get to know the regional network and the exciting startups in the region of Karlsruhe.                              read more


Thomas Neumann

Head of Business Development
Innovation and Relations Management
CN Geb. 707, Room 122
Phone: +49 721 608-29056