Join The Kitchen and get access to advisory services, funding, office space, workshops and much more.

How it works

Business idea

Sign up with a business or a business idea. All ideas are welcome, no matter the stage.

Gateway to The Kitchen

Attend Founders’ Entry – our welcome event that takes place first Monday every month.


Build or grow your business with help from all our business advisory services.

What you get

  • Dedicated business development advisor
  • Partner advisory (legal, financial, marketing)
  • Fundraising support
  • Access to grants
  • Events
  • Workspace access in public zone
  • Meeting room access
  • Apply for private office up to six months
  • Workshops for early-stage startups
  • Workshops for mature startups

Part of a founders’ community

At The Kitchen, you will be part of a founders’ community of close to 200 spinouts and startups, who have taken the leap and acted on their startup idea or is growing an already existing business.

Who can join?

Students, PhDs, researchers and employees at Aarhus University are all welcome.

All you need is to have an idea, a strong drive to innovate and an ambition to realize your project. No matter where you are on your startup journey, we help you get on with your idea or business on your terms.

Still in doubt?

If you want to be a part of The Kitchen, but you need more information before joining, don’t hesitate to contact us at thekitchen@au.dk for an informal meeting with one of our advisors.