Shape the regional start-up culture with us!

The regional industry should profit from StartGlocal and be included StartGlocal offers various opportunities to companies to get started:

- Become a mentor for our students who are interested in starting their own business
- Share your expert knowledge at start-up related workshops and events
- Present your company as a best practice example
- Profit from the exchange with our students

Interested in becoming a mentor and/or consultant in our StartGlocal project?
Send us your contact details and some information here - we will get back to you!

Benefit from the innovative efforts of our students

Pressure Cooker Day

Join this interactive workshop, during which interdisciplinary student teams develop solutions for a challenge defined by your company.
A creativity coach will accompany the student groups and your company while creating the best solution for this particular company challenge.
At the end, the solutions will be pitched in front of a jury and the team with the best idea will be awarded.

Let us work together with our interdisciplinary and international students to find innovative solutions for a concrete problem of your company!

Here you can get an impression of our past Pressure Cooker Days:

Pressure Cooker Day with mediamixx

Pressure Cooker Day with Eurofleurs Elbers GmbH & Co KG

Pressuer Cooker Day with Rinsenhof


Entrepreneur-in-Residence is a program in which students of Rhine-Waal University develop an innovative idea, a new business model or even a prototype during an internship and work on it in your company.

Your advantages:
• Motivated students with an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset
• Support for innovative projects, preferably with a start-up focus
• New, fresh ideas and approaches for your company
• The StartGlocal team as contact person during the project period

Take advantage of the opportunity to implement an innovative project in your company with students from Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences.

You can find more information in our brochure.

Download StartGlocal brochure

Entrepreneur Talk

The Entrepreneur Talk is an event where start-ups talk about their personal experiences, challenges and life as a founder in different founding stages. Students get the opportunity to get in direct contact with the start-ups and ask questions.

Present yourself and your start-up story and benefit from the exchange with our students!!

Job Exchange

Publish your job advertisement in our university-internal job exchange and benefit from the know-how of our students!

Curricular Projects

Benefit from the expertise of our students!

You can find more information in our brochure.

Download StartGlocal brochure

Support our student entrepreneurs


Become a mentor for our students interested in founding a company! We are looking for professionals with expertise in all areas relevant to start-ups, such as marketing, sales, business development, project management and product development.

Expert Network

Become part of our expert network and support students interested in founding a company!

We are looking for experts and cooperation partners from the areas of tax, legal and patent consulting who would like to support our students interested in founding a company with their know-how and consulting expertise.

Business Idea Competitions

Get to know our students interested in founding a company and their ideas and support our student entrepreneurs. You can find more information in our brochure.

Download StartGlocal brochure

Contact us

Do not hesitate to let us know, if you like to support our students.

StartGlocal Forest

Plant a tree with us in the StartGlocal Forest to make the successful cooperation with the StartGlocal team and Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences visible!