At Barleti University, the startup, as a new business of venture form, (financially and technically supported) as a new model that aims to finalize a product or service that the market needs, finds a place either in the curricula as well as in its ecosystem.
Startups develop in different forms and levels, giving voice to the ideas and initiatives of individuals or groups of individuals who dare: “Do not let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your inner voice. Most importantly, you should have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. ” said Steve Jobs.
Barleti University, with its diverse structures, gives voice to new and innovative entrepreneurial ideas, through various activities such as those of startups at regional / national / city / ecosystem levels or operators. The development of startups and other activities promotes the development and maturation of business ideas in their various stages, serving as the nest of entrepreneurship that is prepared for competition at all levels. Through them, we can note activities such as:
Time to start developing the idea through startup weekends;
Support through counseling, mentorship, open innovation, business plan, accelerators, regional links and participation in competitions of various levels;
Introduction and connection with potential investors such as crowed funding, various national and international grants, equity financing, etc.
Infrastructure HUBs and LABs under the concept of work-live-learn, incubators, logistics, industrial parks, co-working space, technology parks, etc.
Encouraging students to start thinking and finding ideas, embryos that can be implemented and turned into entrepreneurship, developing ideas while still studying at university, turning them into interesting business plans that retract funding, pursuing them in further phases, and financing networks, in support partners, etc., is a practice at Barleti University, embodied in initiatives such as start-up, spin-off, etc.
Spin-offs created in UniBa auditoriums and facilities are supported and transformed from inventions of applied academic and student research, to entrepreneurship projects in the real life of business and society.
Creating the spirit of spin-offs through different stages of development in UniBa, aims to promote the idea of something new, product, organization, etc. Its further development with practices in UniBa- co-labs of its incubators, convey into start-up form to find financing and funds such as ventures, banks, financial capital, international funds, etc., creating a business model that makes the intended product sustainable, reliable, presentation to business or other interested clients. UniBa stimulates entrepreneurial talents, creators of spin-offs through various forms and tools, exposing them to investors consulting with human capital and its network of professionals.