What we do

What we do

What we do

What we do

Bringing technology to people

DTU’s groundbreaking research along with its vision of bringing value to society and technology to people has made the university a brilliant platform for innovation and entrepreneurship.

DTU Tech Transfer supports the establishment of research-based startups, and helps mature projects towards commercialisation through

  • Business development
  • IPR management
  • Enabling programmes
  • A startup package
  • Licensing

Each year, DTU Tech Transfer evaluates around 125 new inventions, manages an active pipeline of 300 projects and commercialises 50 projects.  


Our enabling programmes include:

DTU Discovery- and DTU Proof of Concept Grants

Pre-startup mentoring

Startup training


In addition, we run the application process for the InnoExplorer Grant at DTU, and support the applicants in the process.


DTU Tech Transfer’s focus is on creating impact from excellent research by spinning out technologies to startups and established companies. We work with brilliant researchers and talented entrepreneurs -helping them realise their dreams.