This area gathers all the information on entrepreneurship, innovation, transfer of knowledge and technology.
Knowledge transfer and entrepreneurship
The Knowledge Transfer and Innovation Unit identifies opportunities to make the transfer of innovation and knowledge of the University of Coimbra’s initiatives, both to society and for the corporate world.
Pedro Nunes Institute
The Pedro Nunes Institute was created by the University of Coimbra and it promotes the innovation, quality, accuracy and entrepreneurship, based on a solid relationship between the Universities and companies.
The institute's mission is to establish a close and agile collaboration between the University of Coimbra and the society, companies and other institutions in the construction industry.
Biocant (Biotech enterprise incubation)
This Biotech research centre is the most visible result of the University of Coimbra to build commitments with external entities. These partnerships allow the University to establish itself as a privileged partner for the progress and also the lead the process for the knowledge creation and dissemination.
Association for Technological Innovation and Quality
It is an infrastructure to support Industry and the Community in the field of chemistry, specialized in quality control chemist, based in Coimbra where it exerts its activity since 1994.