Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Cooperation with Industry

A one-time research contract, research cooperation, the search for qualified staff among graduates or technology transfer projects: KIT offers versatile cooperation opportunities for companies.

KIT-Kooperationen mit Industrie und WirtschaftEntry Point "Economy"

The entry point "economy" is the central point of contact for business enterprises and provides contact persons at KIT for  questions, e. g. on research skills, but also on campus advertising and sponsoring or for the search for graduates.


KIT Business Club

The KIT Business Club is the central communication platform for companies that cooperate with KIT on a broad thematic basis. For its members, the KIT Business Club offers individualized, personally coordinated access to KIT's experts and presidential committee as well as to the innovators of the member companies.


Technology Transfer

Innumerable ideas, inventions, technologies and procedures are generated by the scientific institutes, which form the basis for cooperation with industry. For companies looking for technical solutions, KIT offers a wide range of cooperation opportunities as well as concrete technology offers based on knowledge, inventions and patents of KIT. The KIT is looking for partners from business and industry to develop innovative products on the basis of these technologies with benefits for both sides and society.


Sponsoring and Advertising

With around 25,000 students and 9,500 employees, KIT offers an attractive environment in which companies can present themselves and their offers. The KIT provides a variety of possibilities, from flyers and posters on the campus to sponsoring events and lecture hall sponsoring. So companies always find the right way to address their target groups.


Recruiting und Employer Branding

A stand at the annual career fair, a job advertisement in the job market of the KIT or an excursion to the company - the KIT offers suitable formats and platforms, where companies can present themselves to the approximately 25,000 students as a potential employer.