Supports to start-ups

enable is a Technology Transfer Office grant program to accelerate the transfer of EPFL inventions to industry.

You may also apply to EPFL funding to initiate the development of your idea of start-up through the Innogrant program of EPFL-VPI.




When EPFL collaborators, professors or students plan to create a new company, the EPFL Innovation Park provides the following services :
  • Coaching (business plan preparation, initial financing, capital risk, specialised advice, public administrations, etc.)
  • Hosting in the Innovation Park buildings (offices, coworking spaces, laboratories, etc.)
For more information, please visit the pages.


EPFLinnovators is a training programme funded by European Union’s Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for PhD candidates with an interest in entrepreneurship.