Technology transfer and industry cooperation

Knowledge Transfer, Technology Transfer and Cooperation

This page provides you with an overview of the possibilities for cooperation with TU Darmstadt and of our services in the areas of knowledge transfer, technology transfer and beyond.

Opportunities for Companies

Research cooperation


Companies of all sizes and from all sectors have benefited for many years from their cooperation with TU Darmstadt. We conduct research for you or together with you and contribute to keeping your company innovative and competitive. go

Our technology portfolio

TU Darmstadt offers companies the opportunity to commercially exploit existing results from research projects at the university.

You will find further information and contacts on our website regarding the technology portfolio of TU Darmstadt as well as inventions, patenting, and licencing. go

Your engagement for science and young researchers

TU Darmstadt offers you a variety of opportunities to become involved in promoting the university.

The possibilities range from awarding prizes to honour special achievements in studies, teaching and research to funding the Deutschlandstipendium (German scholarship) which provides permanent support to students and young researchers.

Other Opportunities for Companies

Services for start-ups and entrepreneurs

Tafel mit Begriffen rund um das Gründungszentrum "HIGHEST". Bild: Felipe Fernandes


All services offered by TU Darmstadt for start-ups and those wishing to start their own company can be found on the pages of the HIGHEST Start-up Centre. go

Services for inventors

Darmstadts Oberbürgermeister Jochen Partsch (links) und Staatsekretär Mathias Samson vom Hessischen Wirtschaftsministerium (Mitte) informieren sich über Hightech Start-ups in der Region. Bild: Claus Völker

The Inventions, Patents and Licencing team supports inventors at TU Darmstadt by providing information and advice on copyright law or how to exploit their inventions. go