University and business

Opportunities for businessesOpportunities for businesses

Research, patents and technology transfer, teaching, training for employees, entrepreneurship and job placements are the main fields in which the University of Bologna operates by collaborating with businesses.

Opportunities for businesses



The University supports the creation of spin-offs and startups and offers services that help with the process of establishing new businesses.




Patents are a way for the University to transfer research results to companies and bring value to academic innovations for the benefit of the local communities and society.

Browse the patents filed by the University of Bologna

Start-up and spin-off

Startups and spin-offs: our innovative enterprises

Companies can invest in innovative businesses and contribute to the ecosystem around innovation development, the key to common growth.

Discover the spin-offs and startups of the University of Bologna 



Companies sponsoring the University of Bologna promote its image by supporting the University's initiatives, projects and activities.

Find out how to sponsor the University of Bologna