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The Collective Incubator is the co-working and maker space for your new venture

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The heart of the Collective Incubator is our community of students and researchers, projects and start-ups from FH and RWTH Aachen University. We connect talents and innovations.

Our space includes flex desks, offices and conference rooms for collaborating on new projects. There are also event spaces, a film and sound studio and much more in over 4,000 square meters.

For the development of new technological innovations, we offer workshop facilities for the processing of metal, plastic, wood, textile, electronics and 3D printing. Our team supports your venture.

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Students and researchers from FH and RWTH Aachen University, registered with us to start a new venture, get to know company partners or work on a project. Talents that are needed for every endeavor.


Full-time enterprises and spin-offs from the university environment that are registered with us to use our numerous rooms and services.


Student projects with the aim of applying the knowledge acquired during studies before starting professional life. This involves the development of sophisticated technologies.


Partners Companies are an active part of our community with the aim of getting to know talent, innovations and new companies as well as supporting them on their journey.

Our Partners

There is a trusting cooperation with numerous large and medium-sized corporate partners as well as supporters from the region.