Procedure for applying for semester leave due to founding a start-up

  1. Please download the "Supplementary sheet to the application for leave of absence due to start-up" (A) on the homepage of the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Technology Management and fill it in and sign it.
  2. Send this supplementary sheet (A) by e-mail to KIT Gründerschmiede, Ralf Stüber (ralf.stueber∂ and ask for an appointment to present your start-up.

    Deadlines for submission or contact with the KIT Gründerschmiede:
    01.03. when applying for leave of absence for the following summer semester
    01.09. when applying for leave of absence for the following winter semester
  3. If your start-up is approved, the EnTechnon secretariat will send you "Confirmation of leave of absence for one semester due to start-up" (B).

    When the confirmation is ready, the EnTechnon secretariat will ask you to collect the documents from them. [Letter of Confirmation (B) and Supplement Sheet (A) signed by EnTechnon].
  4. Then download the "Antrag auf Beurlaubung vom aktiven Studium aus wichtigen Gründen" (C) from the SLE page, fill it in completely and sign it.
  5. Now send the following documents together to Mrs Horn-Oßwald (HAA):

    - the application for leave of absence (C)
    - confirmation from EnTechnon (B)
    - the supplementary sheet (A)

    At the latest before the start of lectures (cut-off period)!
  6. The department "Hochschulrecht und Akademische Angelegenheiten" HAA, Mrs. Horn-Oßwald will inform you in writing about the decision of the application.