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Chair of Entrepreneurship and Technology Management

Building 01.85

Zähringerhaus 5. OG

Fritz-Erler-Str. 1-3

76133 Karlsruhe


Tel: +49 721 608-47341

Fax: +49 721 608-47821

E-Mail: Sekretariat

Chair of Entrepreneurship and Technology Management

Welcome to the homepage of the Chair of Entrepreneurship and Technology Management. On the following pages you will find information about our research interests, courses and innovation activities.



  • We create, convey and apply knowledge about entrepreneurship and technology management.
  • We are striving for excellence in research, education and practice and believe that their interaction leads to a substantial cross- pollination.
  • We focus on the big challenges of our planet and want to contribute to solutions. In particular, we deal with the challenges mentioned in the KIT strategy: energy, mobility and information.


  • We focus on excellence and value for the stakeholders of our activities: the scientific community, our students and the entrepreneurs.
  • Our team work is based on mutual respect, creativity, transparency, cooperation, commitment and trust.
  • We want our team members to evolve and take their next step.
  • We believe in interdisciplinary and international collaboration, and see diversity as an asset.


Joint Entrepreneurship Summer School 2017

between Karlsruhe Institut of Technology and Shanghai Jiao Tong University


• Masters students learn about Entrepreneurship,
• get acquainted with Chinese (business) culture,
• get to know Chinese nascent entrepreneurs and Masters students,
• overcome language and cultural barriers.
• EnTechnon research in the field of co-evolutionary entrepreneurship.


• Masters students and nascent entrepreneurs (7 Chinese and 7 Germans)
• >= 4 ECTS credit points


22.5-26.5.2017 at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
• Incl. flight round trip, accommodation and daily allowance
• Outbound flight 20.5, return flight 27.5
24.7.-28.7.2017 at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany


• Own concrete business idea
• Interest in China
• Participation at both weeks (in China and Germany)
• Availability for research interviews
• Own contribution in China 300 Euro
• Access to Chinese Visa (e.g. given for all German passport holders)

Application (deadline 17.2.2017)

• Please send the following documents at coship@entechnon.kit.edu:
• Description of concrete business idea (max. 600 words in English)
• CV (English or German)
• Motivation letter (max. 600 words in English)
• Transcript of records
• Letter of recommendation (max. 600 words, e.g. supervisor of bachelor thesis)

Contact: coship@entechnon.kit.edu

Freischaltung der Seminaranmeldungen

Liebe Studierende,

die Freischaltung zur Seminaranmeldungen erfolgt Anfang März 2018 im WIWI Portal.   

Erforderlich ist ein kurzes Motivationsschreiben. Bitte die Informationen bei der Anmeldung beachten.