The University Technology Transfer Office provides or facilitates the following services:


  • Legal advice in relation to IP protection
  • IP search
  • Commercial evaluation of university's researchers R&D results
  • Legal advice on licensing agreements and contracts for works
  • Searching for suitable industry partners
  • Professional assistance during negotiations with business partners
  • Support in establishing university spin-off companies
  • Contacts and collaboration with InQb, the university technology incubator
  • Promotion of university's R&D results to businesses
  • Access to the university IP database


The TTO allows the inventors to obtain an assessment (at an early stage) whether their IP can be protected. Through a regular update on their technology, the inventors can learn about any possible obstacles related to protecting their IP (e.g. novelty issues).

The TTO also provides basic information on IP protection to students.