Universities should be free, in instruction and research. This freedom leads to the best possible results – and these results should benefit both industry and society.
Numerous departments at the University of Freiburg are engaged in knowledge transfer:
Center for Technology Transfer (ZFT)
The University of Freiburg supports spin-offs and promotes continuing education and teaching to provide qualifications for entrepreneurs. The Entrepreneurial Office of the University of Freiburg
advises all members of the university on questions concerning self-employment and founding a company.