Students Tilburg University

Being an entrepreneur

Would you like to start a business, either on your own or with others? Or maybe you’ve already made a start, but are not sure about the best way to proceed?

Lots of people consider starting their own business but budding entrepreneurs often have a lot of unanswered questions. Tilburg University has made entrepreneurship a priority and is committed to encouraging entrepreneurship.That’s why we are eager to support students, as well as staff and alumni, who are engaged in business or want to get started.

How can we help you?

At Tilburg University, we can support you with personal assistance and using the Incubator.

Personal assistance

Karen Lanning, the Braventure coach, can give personal support. The Braventure organization is a network of startups in West and Central Brabant, with extensive experience in assisting budding entrepreneurs. Karen is your reliable point of contact who can help you to determine what resources you need; for your product, the market or your company. You’ll also gain access to a unique network of coaches and internal training courses.

Support and advice in many areas


The Incubator offers flexible workstations and office space for startups. This inspiring environment is ideal for sharing knowledge and experience with other entrepreneurs and is also where the Braventure coach can be found. In addition to workstations and office space, there are also meeting rooms and a reception area. Our Incubator is located on the second floor of the Intermezzo building.

These entrepreneurs currently use our Incubator:

  • Academic business Club
  • dPt Wiskunde
  • Genius Voice
  • HalloLex
  • iService Tilburg
  • L-Logic
  • MacTastic
  • Rural Spark
  • SB Supply Europe B.V.
  • Splendeur! Limousines
  • Werfs Investment Management

What do you have to do?

Are you looking to get started, or are you already in business? Every idea and every startup is different. Please fill out the form to arrange a personal interview with Karen Lanning, our business coach. This way, we can find out together what we can do for you.