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Hanken Business Lab

"Our mission is to help start-ups, scale-ups, non-profit organisations and individuals to achieve significant growth"

The Hanken Business Lab operations build on 5 layers:

A uniquely inspiring community and culture

Access to a first class Nordic angel network and venture capital

A continuously evolving digital presence in web, video and social media

A unique social mix of start-ups, scale-ups and non-profit organizations

Outstanding co-working facilities in the center of Helsinki and Vaasa


Hanken Business Lab can be found in the so called Torget (Helsinki) or Stugan (Vaasa). These are co-working spaces, where Hanken students, alumni, faculty and staff, as well as other collaboration partners can meet up, any time of day.

De bäst presterande studenterna premierades på Hanken 2023
Hanken has established awards for the best performing students at Bachelor’s and Master’s level, and to the best performing students who go on exchange during their bachelor studies. The appointments are named after the School’s honorary donors.
Magasinet Hanken 2023
Do you want to keep track of what is happening at Hanken? The Hanken Magazine highlights new research and current study issues.
Svan i havet
Opening hours of Hanken and different service units in Helsinki and Vaasa during summer 2023.
The INCREDIT project, where Hanken plays a vital role, has been selected in the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) HEI Initiative. The HEI Initiative helps higher education institutions build the capacity to teach innovation and entrepreneurship.