Business, Industry and Academia
Business cooperations are a key component of Heidelberg University’s institutional strategy. Companies get quick access to current findings of basic research, and scholars and scientists can fold their work into practical applications, thus making innovations useful.
Industry Cooperations and Technology Transfer
The “Industry on Campus” project, a cooperative effort between Heidelberg University and industry, is an important element in the university’s achievement of Excellence status. Two leading-edge clusters further enhance this cooperation.
Networks and Information Sharing
Due to the proximity of Heidelberg University to the outside research institutions and the companies in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area, countless networks for promoting dialogue have emerged.
Commitment and Support
There are any number of ways to support research and teaching at Heidelberg University. Companies can participate in a specific project or commit to a long-term cooperation with the university.
Jobs and Careers
The graduates of Heidelberg University fuel both industry and society with fresh, new talent. Scientists at Heidelberg University also lend their expertise in founding new companies.