Launch your start up risk free

Genoa ES is the first mix between a Master’s and an accelerator program.

You can build your start-up full time, leveraging networks in the US and EU, whilst obtaining a Master's degree.

$320K

average raised by our students

75%

of participants received funding

9.8/10

experience recommended by the participants

Joined by the best
mentors
in industry

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Empowering Student Founders

You can build your start-up full time, leveraging networks in the US and EU, whilst obtaining a Master's degree. No need to wait for years of experience or to risk your health and grades. With us, your transformation from student to founder begins today.

Our founders' journeys

Our Alumni's Adventures

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Laura Laringe

CEO at Reli - €200k raised

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“The 1:1 mentoring is the key point of this program, share your experience

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Luis Medina Rivas

CEO at Tether (Techstars)

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“It was a great opportunity to meet other co-founders, each with their own

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Matthew Reali

Co founder at Ponera - €3.5 mln raised

“It was great to have met and mentored such inspiring founders. I hope you’ll

Explore Our Programs

Your launchpad into entrepreneurship.

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Master in International Business Creation

Duration

1 Year

Locations

USA & Europe

Admission cap

15 Students

Rated by the 15 students joining our program

Study in the US at Georgetown University and in Europe at the University of Genoa. Earn a prestigious European Master's degree.

Why start up while studying?

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Easy to find co founders

25% of US-based unicorns, such as Snapchat, Facebook, and Figma, were started at universities.

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Room to fail and grow

If you are still studying, you have to forgo a salary of zero. If you fail you will still have a university degree and can continue working afterward without losing time.

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Time to discover

Students are freer and quicker to join new startups, while university can provide a strong network of professionals around you, fostering equity and effort-free support.

Who joined our mission

Some of the mentors ready to help you out on your entrepreneurship journey.

Get to know our network

2 Universities

Best universities in
USA & Europe

Bloomberg MBA Ranking

#1 World's most innovative & creative graduates

Censis ranking of Italian universities

#1 Engineering in Italy

100 Mentors

Working for the the best companies

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80 Investors

+$100B under management

Bei Zhang

Head of Marketing Analytics at Grammarly ($13 bln valuation)

Alessandro Cannas

Product Manager at Bard.ai (Google) (1.65 trillion valuation)

Douglas Leone

Global Managing Partner at Sequoia ($88 bln under manage.)

Prasanna Sankar

Co-Founder at Rippling.com ($11.3 bln valuation)

Francois de Bodinat

Chief Product Officer at Younited ($1.3 bln valuation)

Bei Zhang

Head of Marketing Analytics at Grammarly ($13 bln valuation)

Alessandro Cannas

Product Manager at Bard.ai (Google) (1.65 trillion valuation)

Douglas Leone

Global Managing Partner at Sequoia ($88 bln under manage.)

Prasanna Sankar

Co-Founder at Rippling.com ($11.3 bln valuation)

Frabcois de Bodinat

Chief Product Officer at Younited ($1.3 bln valuation)

Alessandro Cannas

Product Manager at Bard.ai (Google) (1.65 trillion valuation)

Douglas Leone

Global Managing Partner at Sequoia ($88 bln under manage.)

Prasanna Sankar

Co-Founder at Rippling.com ($11.3 bln valuation)

Frabcois de Bodinat

Chief Product Officer at Younited ($1.3 bln valuation)

Mail : admission@genoaes.com

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