Cafeteria im Munich Urban Colab mit zwei Tischen mit jungen Personen

Our service for

Entrepreneurs and startups

Active networks, support for startups, and a young, creative environment – Munich has lots to offer both new and potential entrepreneurs.

Support for new businesses

munich business offers all kinds of information to support the region’s startup scene. You can get general and specific advice, as well as assistance with networking and particular projects.   

Tailored to your needs: our info and services

  • Munich Urban Colab

    Munich Urban Colab, the new innovation center in Munich’s “Creative Quarter”, is a joint initiative of the City of Munich and UnternehmerTUM.

    Munich Urban Colab Fassade
  • Startup advice

    Free advice for Munich’s entrepreneurs: We offer independent, expert advice on going self-employed.

    Titel Gründungstutorial
  • #kreativmuenchen

    The Team of Excellence for the Cultural and Creative Industries, in short #kreativmuenchen, is the first point of contact for all creative and cultural practitioners in Munich.

    2 Personen im Beratungsgespräch beim Kompetenzteam für die Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft
  • Services for social entrepreneurship

    Here you can find advice, examples, and organizations that support social entrepreneurship in Munich.

    Bei einer Veranstaltung: Publikum mit Referent im Impact Hub Munich
  • Official startup platform

    What’s new on Munich’s startup scene? What events should entrepreneurs take note of? You can find the answers to these and other questions on MUNICH STARTUP, the city’s official startup platform!

    Munich Startup
  • Impact Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation

    We are your point of contact for the topic of impact entrepreneurship and social innovation.

    Gruppe von Menschen im Gespräch
  • Climate protection and resources

    The city of Munich is pursuing the goal of becoming climate-neutral by 2035. Companies are therefore receiving support to transform their energy supply and rapidly reduce CO2 emissions. The focus is also on environmentally friendly resource consumption.

    Zwei Hände halten eine Weltkugel mit Hochhäusern, PV-Paneelen und Windrädern
  • Information event "How to start a business"

    Take advantage of our two-hour online info session to get a concise overview of all the important startup topics.

    Foto eines Notebook-Bildschirms mit 4 Gesichtern, Kamera blickt einem weiteren Teilnehmer oder Teilnehmerin über die Schulte
  • Support for crowdfunding

    This program offers a 50 percent grant for all creative services linked to crowdfunding campaigns in Munich.

    zwei Männer und zwei Frauen sitzen an einem Tisch und hören der einen Frau zu, die spricht
  • Commercial District Management

    A tool from munich business and the City of Munich to help ensure that Munich’s commercial districts are fit for the future

    Grafik mit Verortung der drei Pilotgebiete in Münchenumriss
  • Commercial space and locations

    In Munich’s inner city and adjoining areas intensive construction of commercial property and locations is ongoing. Some districts have already been modernized. Others are being expanded, given a facelift or a fully new character thanks to prominent architecture.

    Highlight-Towers mit Bergen
  • Coworking Spaces

    A large number of coworking spaces can be found in Munich. Here you can quickly get an overview - by map or list.

    Karte der Münchner Coworking Spaces

News for entrepreneurs and startups

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New Siemens Technology Center


Siemens Technology Center Gebäude

The first construction phase is complete. The Siemens Technology Center STC, the company's largest research center worldwide, will be completed just north of Munich.

Labor Staber opens new laboratory



The biotech and pharma sector at the Munich-Riem technology park is growing: the diagnostics specialist Labor Staber has opened a new, cutting-edge laboratory.