Innovation and Relations Management

Innovation and Relations Management


The service unit Innovation and Relations Management (IRM) is the central partner for industry, alumni, and sponsors at KIT and, in addition, supports KIT students and employees. The services include career service, technology transfer of research results to industry, start-up consulting, support of KIT alumni, private sponsors, foundations, and awards for students and sponsoring.

On the following pages we would like to introduce you to our range of services and our team.

KIT IRM Media-Center KIT

FAQs, support, templates, newsletters and social media feeds of the innovation and relationship management



KIT Career Service und Alumni KIT
Career Service & Alumni

Career advice

Career fair

Company meets Campus

KIT Technologietransfer KIT
Technology Transfer

Technology screening

Patents and licenses

Technology marketing

KIT Gründungen und Beteiligungen KIT
Foundations & Participations

Start-up consultancy



KIT Industry Relations KIT
Industry Relations

Strategic partners

Sponsoring & Advertising

KIT Business Club

KIT Stiftung KIT
Fundraising & Foundations



KIT Foundation

KIT Entry Point Wirtschaft KIT
Entry Point Economy

The central contact point for research and innovation issues for companies



Hannover Messe 2021 - KIT will be there, too! Secure your e-ticket now.KIT
IRM at the Hannover Messe 2021

Visit KIT and the IRM team at the digital Hannover Messe 2021! From April 12 to 16, KIT welcomes you at two virtual stands with interesting technologies, offers, and live events. Secure your free e-ticket!

More info and secure e-ticket
KTUR Startup & Innovation
KTUR Startup & Innovation Nights

On April 21-22, universities, startups, companies and intermediaries of the Upper Rhine region will have the opportunity to get to know each other and to exchange experiences and ideas on how the innovation network in the Upper Rhine region can grow and gain more supraregional attention.

More about the event
NEULAND Innovationstag 2021KIT
NEULAND - the Innovation Day at KIT

Save the date: On June 30, 2021, we will present the latest technologies and spin-offs at the first KIT Digital Innovation Day - a virtual meeting platform for everyone interested in the topics of innovation, technology transfer, and start-ups at KIT. 

More information
Virtual KIT Career FairKIT/meetyoo
Register now for the virtual KIT Career Fair

Are you looking for an internship, a part-time job or direct entry after your studies? Register online now and visit the virtual KIT Career Fair on May 4th and 5th!

To registration
Jens FahrenbergKIT
Dr.-Ing. Jens Fahrenberg
Head of IRM

+49 721 608-25580jens fahrenbergGsy3∂kit edu