Pre-Start and Start Phase

Pre-Start and Start Phase: Prepare, Start & Get Mentored

Do you need support in setting up and embedding structures and processes for your startup? Are you preparing for your market entry? Want to benefit from the FHStartup Center's network by getting access to partners in industry, venture capital companies and funding? At the FHStartup Center, you will find comprehensive support in developing your product, preparing your market entry and building up a successful business – so that a good idea becomes an exceptional business. 

Here you will find comprehensive support in product development, market entry and successful business development - so that a good idea becomes a successful business. As #FHStartupFellow you have the opportunity to receive exclusive support in implementing your business models and other benefits  such as networking with other experts and strategic partners, infrastructure, media and publicity support, ...

Startup seeks student

Are you looking for support in building a successful team to keep up with the growing demands of your business? Take advantage of the interdisciplinary nature and skills of the FHS degree programmes to fill gaps in your team.

The FHStartup Center enables direct cooperation with degree programmes and students. Let us know if you have opportunities to involve FHS students in your startup through internships, master's or bachelor's theses. That way you too can find the right talent faster.

Project seeks startup

The FHStartup Center is constantly scanning the research and development landscape at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences so that startups can be involved in public tenders. 

The Centre also welcomes ideas from startups on the involvement of SUAS departments in potential research and development projects. 

Startup seeks external support 

The FHStartup Center can also liaise with the Startup Salzburg Network if required. 

Are you looking for subject-specific group coaching sessions on topics such as prototyping, financing, approaching investors and partnering? Do you need the help of coaches from the Startup Salzburg Network or are you searching for premises? 

If you are looking for external support during your startup's professionalisation and implementation phase, simply register at the FHStartup Center. 


The FHStartup Center offers #FHStartupFellows a special infrastructure package tailored to the maturity of their proposal, which includes anything from offices to meeting rooms, co-working spaces and IT access. 


As a #FHStartupFellow, the focus is on one-to-one coaching and individual support adapted to your own specific needs. The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences Founder Support Team is on hand with strategic and operational help and advice to take you from initial idea to establishing yourself successfully on the marketplace. 

Here at the FHStartup Center we help you by:

  • identifying areas for action along your market entry journey during jours fixes 
  • organising opportunities to work alongside members of the university alumni network 
  • working with you on your personal development and implementing your idea.