Kyoto University

Project outline:

We accelerate creation of university-besed startups by new business developments based on university knowledge, to solve regional, national and global issues

Kyoto University identifies and trains new entrepreneurs and creates new businesses, by providing comprehensive entrepreneurship educational programs ranging from basic knowledge to practical project-based learnings, and by building university-based startup ecosystems

Main programs

Entry program
(module E)

Develop wider student base by targeting mainly undergraduate students. Provide lectures on basic knowledge about entrepreneurship and conduct seminars inviting successful entrepreneurs.

Advanced Program
(module A2)

Provide targeted cutting-edge entrepreneurial training programs in collaboration with international institutions (Ecole Polytechnique, etc.)

Acceleration Program
(Module D2)

Support selected groups of serious entrepreneur candidates by providing mentoring opportunities by seasoned professionals or experienced venture capitalists or entrepreneurs.