CEU iLab Incubation Program

Our incubation program makes entrepreneurship more accessible by providing mentoring, know-how, network and a community for high-impact teams.

Apply now with your startup idea!

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The next cohort is starting in February 2022. Apply now and join CEU iLab community.

US Mentor Training

Session 5 with Bill Aulet: Disciplined Entrepreneurship - Creating More and Better Entrepreneurs

Register and see you on 30 November at CEU Budapest or online!

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In this hybrid session, Bill Aulet will give participants an insight into the Disciplined Entrepreneurship method he developed

Welcome Teams!

CEU InnovationsLab's autumn incubation starts with 11 teams.

The 40 members of the 11 teams who started at CEU iLab in October come from a diverse range of fields.

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Get to know the teams!

Welcome Teams!

CEU InnovationsLab's autumn incubation starts with 11 teams.

The 40 members of the 11 teams who started at CEU iLab in October come from a diverse range of fields.

Read more

Get to know the teams!

US Mentor Training

Session 5 with Bill Aulet: Disciplined Entrepreneurship - Creating More and Better Entrepreneurs

Register and see you on 30 November at CEU Budapest or online!

Learn more

In this hybrid session, Bill Aulet will give participants an insight into the Disciplined Entrepreneurship method he developed

CEU iLab Incubation Program

Our incubation program makes entrepreneurship more accessible by providing mentoring, know-how, network and a community for high-impact teams.

Apply now with your startup idea!

Apply

The next cohort is starting in February 2022. Apply now and join CEU iLab community.

8.5 million €

funds

raised by iLab teams

283

members

participated in the incubation

280

jobs

created by iLab teams

152

students

worked by iLab teams

About CEU iLab

CEU  iLab makes entrepreneurship more accessible by providing mentoring, know-how, network and a community for high-impact teams. All this at a world-class university, linking academia with business in a unique way.

What can you do at CEU iLab?

Launch your idea

Have a start-up idea? We help to set your project up for success with our one-year incubation program.
We take two cohorts per year into our program. Contact us and pitch your idea!

Invest in opportunities

Interested in funding opportunities? We can introduce you to promising start-ups.

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Share your experience

Mentors are the secret game-changers for our startups. Contribute to the success of a company and be inspired by the next generation. Guide a team through their incubation process. The minimum time commitment is 1-2 hours per team per month.

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Stay innovative

Contact iLab Management to discuss partnership opportunities with us and our teams.

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Share your expertise

Become a skill mentor in your expert area. Skill mentors help incubated teams grow by sharing their expertise. Unlike lead mentors, they don't guide teams through the entire one-year incubation but they are available for one-time consultations.

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Join one of the teams

You can become a team member or work as an intern in one of our startups or with iLab Management. Non-CEU students are also welcome!

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Empowering Entrepreneurs

At  iLab, we aim to enable our teams to create a great business all the way from idea to commercial viability and set best practices in entrepreneurship  education. Watch our video and get inspired how we do it.

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Testimonials

Bence Radak

CEO, founder of Salarify

"...a truly diverse knowledge is available from experts and other founders."

Tamas Nagy

CEO, founder of AbsoRice

"I would strongly recommend the iLab. It has an environment that motivates you to work hard and it is full of inspiring people"

Edit Szabo

CEO, founder of Kider App

"Participating in CEU iLab’s Global Startup Bootcamp gave me a model on how to make my company sustainable and profitable."

Zsolt Balog

Founder of Suppli

"This is a very supportive environment."

Adam Marky

Founder of Longevity Project

"For me, iLab is a place and especially a community that just feels good to belong to in itself."

Csaba Hetenyi

Co-Founder of Plantcraft

"CEUiLab is the place of likeminded people helping each other toward the success and thinking together for a greater good."

Bence Radak

CEO, founder of Salarify

"...a truly diverse knowledge is available from experts and other founders."

Bence Radak

CEO, founder of Salarify

"...a truly diverse knowledge is available from experts and other founders."

Bence Radak

CEO, founder of Salarify

"...a truly diverse knowledge is available from experts and other founders."

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