Start-up offer for students

You have an exciting idea and need the proper support to finally get off the ground? Or you are interested in entrepreneurship, but need some basic information? Then you've come to the right place!

Start-up consulting and support

Our start-up consultation

For everyone interested in founding a company, we offer a free start-up consulting service. Whether you are still at the very beginning, have already founded your start-up or are somewhere in between, our start-up scouts Alida and Christoph are ready to answer your questions.

► Start-up Consultation

Are you interested in a start-up consultation? Then schedule an appointment with Christoph or Alida directly online.
Our consulting services are of course also aimed at start-up teams!

Due to given circumstances, the consultation currently takes place digitally.


Events and courses

Zu sehen sind gestikulierende Hände einer Person, die an einem Tisch vor Laptop und Notizbuch sitzt.

Here you can find an overview about current courses.

Here you can find our events.

Students who like to meet like-minded people in a relaxed atmosphere are welcome to attend our regular get-together “Gründungsgespräche”, which takes place every two months.


We also offer the MBA programme “Start-up development”.


Financial Matters


Schreibmaschine mit eingelegtem Papier auf dem "Startup Investments" steht

Financial support is often a big challenge for founders. There are various financing options for young companies, a brief overview can be found below or in our Founding-FAQs.


  • EXIST-Gründerstipendium
  • Gründerstipendium NRW



Our start-up consultation will provide you information about a variety of options.

Applications for the EXIST program are accompanied by the Center for Science and Technology Transfer (ZWT).




Logo des Jobportals Stellenwerk

Interested in working in a start-up or looking for support? In “Stellenwerk”, there is now the section “Wer gründet mit” – and H-BRS students can post or find job ads free of charge!



Eine Person hält ein Mobiltelefon in der einen Hand und deutet mit der anderen darauf. Eine andere Person steht daneben.

Since networking plays a major role in the start-up scene, you can find an overview of our contacts in the regional start-up ecosystem here. This stakeholder overview helps you to find specific contacts and expanding your network.





Offices and co-working

Ein Tisch mit Laptops, Notizbüchern, einer Wasserkaraffe mit Glas. Dahinter ein Tisch mit Blumen.

On our Business Campus you can find offices and meeting rooms for a small price.

If you are interested, you can contact Marion Wolpers.



Key Visual von SUPRA; Logo des Auftraggeber des SUPRA-Projektes: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie, EXIST, Europäischer Sozialfonds, Europäische Union
The Start-up-Manufaktur is part of the project Start-up-Programm Rheinbach Sankt Augustin (SUPRA), which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy as part of the EXIST programme.