The University Startup World Cup will start off in Copenhagen with pitch session, investor meetings, mentor meetings, a trade show, a competition and the chance to build a strong startup network across the world. The week will end off with the election of the world’s best university startup!
The main categories of the competition
Once you have prepared your PowerPoint presentation and perhaps a video, you should have a clear idea of which category your idea belongs to.
We will screen all presentations to make sure that the right category is chosen. You can apply with more than one idea if they belong to different areas. However, you cannot submit the same idea in more than one category.
- Life Science & MedTech,
- Mobile & Web,
- Sharing economy and IoT,
- IndustryTech & Robotics,
- Green Tech.
Submit in our competition system
When submitting, you will be asked to provide information on the team members and various aspects of your business, strategy etc. – you should set aside good time for this as the judges will base their decisions on your detailed information. Furthermore, your must upload a slide presentation.
Whether you will be selected as a finalist depends both on your reflection on the business idea and the slide presentation.
Checklist before applying
- Your slide presentation is ready,
- All contact info on all team members should be clearly stated in the presentation and in our online competition management tool (the site where you upload your business plan),
- Make sure your slide presentation is saved as a PDF (max. 10MB) and named after your business idea.
All applications are handled securely by our online competition management system. Once you click “Submit here” a new window will open for your application. You must register a profile, fill out all the required information, upload the presentation (and perhaps a video) to our online competition management system, then you will receive a confirmation e-mail for a successful upload.
You can find online application form by clicking the original link.
For more information click "Further official information" below.