Incubator Program

The incubation program offered by Entrepreneurship Lab (Elab) to student teams who show significant potential and commitment in pursuing a start-up opportunity (this can be either commercial start-up or impact/social start-up). The immersion course offers student team (up to 5 members) seed funding and advanced start-up training spanning over 12-week, ending with an official Demo Day. Students from all colleges at VinUniversity can join the program if they are selected by Elab team via internal application process.

  • Incubator 2023

Application for 2023 program will open soon. Contact Elab at elab@vinuni.edu.vn if you have ideas or questions.

 

  • TechYouth Incubator 2022: Entrepreneurship Lab x UpYouth

After 3 months of “incubation” at the TechYouth Incubator – co-organized by VinUniversity Entrepreneurship Lab and UpYouth, 12 tech startups of VinUniversity students and young founders aged 18-25 pitched their products and business models to potential investors and investment funds on Demo Day.

The event was attended by distinguished experts and guests from leading investment funds in the region, such as ThinkZone Ventures, GIMO, OMT, TopCV, Vietnam Silicon Valley , ViAct, Sub wallet, Kisstart up, BK Fund, etc., as well as by international organizations, such as the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).

Among the projects presented at Demo Day, 8 were founded/co-founded by VinUniversity students, namely: LEAN, Mount2 Speak, UniFix (Edtech), Zinance (Fintech), Mediaverse (Metaverse), TinFam (Agritech), Medbot (Healthtech) and Tra Da Mentor (social enterprise). All have gone through 10 advanced training workshops with founders/ CEOs from large startups and received an initial funding of $2,000 from VinUniversity ELab, as well as continuous support from startup mentors and experts since their idea generation stage.

 

  • Incubator 2021: Entrepreneurship Lab x Reactor School Singapore

The Entrepreneurship Lab’s Incubation Program 2021, co-organized with Reactor School, supported 7 student projects which were strictly selected from the VinUni Hackathon 2021 and the program open application. Following 8 weeks of intensive training and $2000 seed funding, the teams introduced their projects at the very first VinUni Incubator Demo Day on 30thOctober, 2021. The event proudly features 7 VinUni student startup teams, along with startup founders, angel investors and venture capitalist across South-east Asia. 

The 7 projects includes: UpYouth, Ruriruri, ReliReve, KOKI, Page2, ERENT, EcoKids covering a wide range of fields (Edutech, E-commerce, Sustainability). The guests at Demo Day 2021 came from Protege Ventures, Unfazed Ventures, Accelerating Asia, FEBE Ventures, Farquhar Capital.

Advanced training

Advanced training

Seed funding

Seed funding

Demo day

Demo day

INCUBATOR TEAMS

News

What the Investors Say about the Student Startup Projects at TechYouth Incubator?

What the Investors Say about the Student Startup Projects at TechYouth Incubator?

Read more
What the Investors Say about the Student Startup Projects at TechYouth Incubator?

TechYouth Incubator Demo Day: Connecting 10 Potential Startup Projects with Leading Investors in the Region

📌 100% of startups in the TechYouth Incubator have developed a Minimum viable product and are ready to launch on the market. 📌 The tech-startups cover many fields: Edtech (educational […]

Read more
What the Investors Say about the Student Startup Projects at TechYouth Incubator?

VinUniversity Students: Becoming Entrepreneurs before Bachelors

VinUniversity students are Entrepreneurs first and Bachelors second Being in an environment that encourages entrepreneurship and innovation like VinUniversity, students get the chance to become entrepreneurs even before they earn […]

Read more