Yeditepe University Brochure - 2023 - 2024

YUTTO Modules • Awareness and promotion Events • Services towards benefiting from support programs • Project development and management processes within the scope of University - Industry Cooperation • Intellectual property rights management and licensing • Entrepreneurship and incorporation services Yeditepe University is ranked among the top 50 universities, with data prepared by YUTTO, in the TÜBİTAK Entrepreneur and Innovative University Index. Also, YUTTO is an implementing agency, alongside with Teknopark İstanbul, for TÜBİTAK BiGG Program that is a program focused on early-stage entrepreneurs focusing on technology. 7Tepe Yeni Fikir Ongoing Projects Instructor Visits Completed Projects Business Ideas International Patent File Company Visits National Patent Files Entrepreneur International Registered Patents National Registered Patent 49 110+ 380+ 165+ 412 90+ 125 315+ 167 52 YUTTO in numbers 25 YUTTO has been running the 7Tepe Yeni Fikir Early Stage Venture Acceleration Program since 2016 with the aim of commercializing the correct research outcomes of academic staff as part of university-industry collaboration efforts, enabling Yeditepe University members (students, alumni, academic and administrative staff) to implement innovative projects, and encouraging them to establish companies. With 7Tepe Yeni Fikir, support is provided for market analysis, product development, and commercialization of technology-based business ideas through training, mentoring, access to investment, and customer networks. In addition, YUTTO is the implementing organization for TÜBİTAK's BiGG Program, which provides grant support for early-stage ventures. Within the scope of this program, support is offered to entrepreneurs in preparing business plans, and grants of up to 200,000 TL are provided to technology startups.