EIT Urban Mobility – Academy
Entrepreneurship Module for the Doctoral Training Network (DTN)

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Creation of awareness for entrepreneurship in graduate education and shaping the mindset of PhD candidates to think and to act like entrepreneurs.


Peer-to-peer learning with an international and interdisciplinary learning community of PhD candidates across Europe.

Strategic Goal

PhDs think and act like an entrepreneur and improve entrepreneurship skills to boost the mobility sector with innovative start-up ideas.


International connection of a community that creates real solutions for more sustainable urban mobility.

Target Group

Only PhD candidates who are participants of the Doctoral Training Network of EIT Urban Mobility


  • Tailor-made blended learning journey on Entrepreneurial Thinking for PhD candidates
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), interactive webinars and hands-on workshop elements
  • Skills training in entrepreneurial methods such as design thinking, lean start-up, customer-centric thinking, business modeling, prototyping


Applications are possible twice a year.

You will find more information about the program and application timelines here.


Online + DTN Annual Forum in Barcelona

Your contact

Constanze Karl

Senior Project Leader International Cooperation

Constanze Karl

+49 89- 541986-9925