Hochschule für nachhaltige Entwicklung Eberswalde

Welcome to the Start-Up Centre!

The Start-Up Centre is there for you.


From the initial idea to founding your own company: The Start-Up Centre is your first port of call for all matters related to start-ups and self-employment. It provides individual advice, information on possible subsidies and continuous support in the entire start-up process. The Start-Up Centre establishes contacts with coaches and industry experts, and offers workshops at regular intervals, where participants can learn knowledge and skills for starting self-employment. The Start-Up Centre is the central point of contact for start-ups at HNE Eberswalde and part of the Brandenburg Institute for Start-ups and Medium-Sized Company Research (BIEM e.V.) — the only state-wide multi-university institution in Germany where the universities and colleges pool their strengths to promote entrepreneurship at the universities. See our flyer for a summary of our services.

Overview of our products and services.


Qualification and Advice

  • qualification events
  • support in drawing up a business plan
  • in-depth advice by our expert advisors and partners
  • ongoing support in the start-up process and in the start phase


  • Access and brokerage of current subsidy programs
  • networking with relevant cooperation partners, central coordination body for EXIST start-up scholarships at HNEE
  • central coordination body for EXIST start-up scholarships EXIST-start-up scholarships                          

The Start-Up Centre’s services are available free of charge and on a non-binding basis to all students, alumni, academic employees and professors.

Your Contact.

Is running your own company or working freelance an interesting career goal for you? Do you have an idea you want to implement? Do you have an opportunity to take over a company? Avail of the services of the Start-Up Centre! Office manager Anke Fischer is happy to answer your inquiries as the first point of contact.


Robert Schmidt

House 25 Room 103


03334 / 657 458

Anke Fischer

House 25 Room 102


03334 / 657 454

Please contact us!