Benefits for Academicians
As part of TDA regulation, ITU faculties may...
- establish a company at ITU ARI Teknokent,
- be a partner to an already established company, and
- take a management role at an established company to commercialize results of their present/future research results with prior consent of the University Board of Directors.
ITU ARI Teknokent develops special incentive models to allow ITU faculties realize their innovative ideas. In this respect, the Academic Incubation Center founded within ITU ARI Teknokent focuses on establishment of R&D companies by faculties and provides supports required by the companies during first years of their entrepreneurship. New companies established by the faculties are provided “incubation services” incl. sharing rental fees and many other costs.
50% rental fee discount is yet another incentive for new companies established in ITU ARI Teknokent (limited to 30 m2 and 2 years). This discount is applicable for every building within the ITU ARI Teknokent TDA.
Faculties from universities except Istanbul Technical University who want to establish a company at ITU ARI Teknokent will be provided a 20% rentall fee discount, limited to 30 m2 and 2 years.