Hatch Incubator is an 8-week intensive program where students get to learn how to develop a business idea, the basics of starting a company, and what it takes to become an entrepreneur. Hatch Incubator will guide the participants through topcs such as idea validation, pitching and presenting, business strategy and development, sales and marketing, communication, and much more. Workshops and coaching will help to gain valuable business information and give the tools to start a company one day.
Applicants must be over 18 years old and attend a Finnish university/university of applied sciences. No prior experience is required, you can apply with or without your own business idea! The program is open to all students regardless of field or study program. No matter if you want to be a serious entrepreneur, maybe generate a side income, or you’re just curious about entrepreneurship, all are welcome to apply!
You can apply either as an individual or as a team of up to three persons. When applying, you should choose one of the two program categories to apply to based on what best describes you or your team.
A. Students with a business idea
B. Students without a business idea
21.9.-16.10. application period
3.11.-21.12. intensive program
Hatch Incubator is an annual early-stage incubator and business program for students. This program is developed and produced by Laurea Entrepreneurship Society (LaureaES). The course is offered in collaboration with Laurea Univesity of Applied Sciences and the 3AMK strategic alliance between Haaga-Helia, Laurea, and Metropolia UAS. It is also a part of the 3AMK Entrepreneurship Society Alliance (3ES) project supported by the cities of Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa.
Read more about Hatch Incubator: hatchincubator.fi