Entrepreneurship: the ecosystem in Rennes and in Britanny
The creation of companies by students or researchers is a reality at Université de Rennes 1. A dynamic ecosystem of actors provides assistance, facilities and fundings for entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurship and students
Pepite is a network of professionnals in Brittany and Pays-de-Loire, commissioned by the HEIs members of Université Bretagne Loire to advise and help students initiate start-ups: Pepite: https://pepite-bretagne.ueb.eu/
In terms of education, Université de Rennes 1 is a satellite node of EIT Digital, offering a master and doctoral course in Information Technology with an emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship. http://www.eitdigital.eu/about-us/locations/paris-node/rennes/