Mtech's Mission

    The mission of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), a unit of the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, is to:

    • Educate the next generation of technology entrepreneurs;
    • Create successful technology ventures; and
    • Connect Maryland companies with university resources to help them succeed.

    Mtech has built a comprehensive entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem at the University of Maryland. Its programs arm top students from around the world with the knowledge of how to successfully launch companies and guide aspiring and existing entrepreneurs through the entire lifecycle of launching and maintaining technology-based ventures.

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    DC I-CORPS > Upcoming Cohorts


    • Maryland COVID Resiliency & Response I-Corps short course runs from November 6th - November 20th. It is meant for teams/entrepreneurs that are exploring innovations that are responding to COVID 19 or pivoting because of it.

    • University of Maryland (Virtual) Short Course runs from January 8 through January 22. For more information, click here.

      You may apply to either cohort using this link: apply here.
    National I-corps team cohorts >>

    "I learned that evidence-based customer discovery is rooted in the scientific method of proposing and testing hypotheses, which appealed to my scientific (and engineering) training."

    —Derek Paley, Director, Maryland Robotics Center, Willis H. Young JR. Professor of Aerospace Engineering Education, University of Maryland