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learn. launch. fly.


Putting Technology Entrepreneurs on the Road to Success

Mtech Ventures partners with entrepreneurs to build leading technology companies. With company founders facing challenges such as business planning, staffing, launching, and financing, we provide expert mentoring backed by years of entrepreneurial and venture capital experience, as well as extensive services and resources to help turn great ideas into scalable enterprises.

Mtech Ventures is located on campus at the University of Maryland, one of the nation’s top research universities.

A Heritage of Success

Digene acquired for $1.6 billion by Qiagen

Martek Biosciences acquired by Royal DSM N.V. for $1 billion

NovaScreen acquired for $30 million acquired for $17 million

...Will YOU be next?

Mtech Ventures Offers Entrepreneurs:

Flexible, Affordable Space

  • Furnished offices
  • Flex labs, wet labs, common labs, and bio scale-up facilities
  • Conference rooms
  • Receptionist
  • Office equipment
  • Telecom/Internet-ready
  • 24/7 HVAC, utilities included

Lean Startup Training

  • Customer discovery
  • Customer validation
  • Customer creation
  • Commercial launch


  • Angel investors, VC, and grant organizations
  • Potential customers and partners
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Legal, accounting, human resources, and additional service providers

UMD Resources

  • UMD research library system
  • Faculty expertise
  • Students and alumni
  • Maryland Industrial Partnerships R&D funding
  • State-of-the-art facilities, including the Biotechnology Research and Education Program, Maryland NanoCenter, Micro and Nano Fabrication Laboratory, and University of Maryland Energy Research Center
  • Recreational facilities