Who we are....
and how we support your project
HIKE is the university incubator of Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences. We are a facility funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and are open to all departments at the university. We are your contact when it concerns you.
We are a facility funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and are open to all departments at the university.
We are your point of contact when it comes to innovation and starting up. Our goal is to support you in developing ideas into a sustainable business model. We also advise you on individual project phases such as market research, design, prototyping, business planning and lots more.
Fundings of up to 7500 € for training, material, prototypes, software, tests, etc. helps you to realise your project without using your equity.
The HIKE team, with expertise in business, engineering and design, is always available to you.
Our network of partners and mentors from research, industry and social institutions will support and assist you.
With our equipment and machines (3d printer, laser cutter, CNC, camera, etc.) you can quickly and easily turn your idea into reality.
"Thanks to HIKE, I was able to create a real start-up from an initial vague idea, which I can now continue to work on and present to investors.
Now I feel perfectly prepared for the next time with Journy."
Leon Mohr, Founder of Journy
Leave us a message, call us, come by or meet us online. We look forward to learning more about you and your issues.