Innovation & Entrepreneurship Programs at UC Berkeley

Industry AlliancesBridging the GapStartup SupportIncubators & AcceleratorsAlumni Engagement

Programs are maintained by various colleges and schools, programs, departments, centers and institute.

Examples include:


Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)

Berkeley Sensor & Actuator Center

Center for Green Chemistry


EECS - Silver Industrial Liaison Affiliates Program


Synthetic Biology Institute

Bakar Fellows 

Signatures Innovation Fellows 

Cleantech to Market 



Berkeley Haas Entrepreneurship 

- Launch start-up competition

Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology 

- Venture Lab Mentoring

Berkeley Postdoctoral Entrepreneurship Program (BPEP)


QB3 Startup in a Box 


CITRIS Foundry

QB3 Incubators


Berkeley Innovators Network

- Founder's Pledge

Cal Founders*

vCET (virtual CET)*

Berkeley Angel Network*

NOTE: * not formally affiliated with UC Berkeley