Services to EPFL laboratories

EPFL central services provide comprehensive support to our laboratories, ensuring researchers have the means to excel in a stimulating, ambitious, diverse and welcoming community.

Thématiques: Start-up et industrie, Biologie, Recherche et tech transfer

Support, coordination and development

The main mission of EPFL research central services is to help and guide researchers in (i) the acquisition of research funding, (ii), the transfer to practice of EPFL inventions, (iii) the provision of a cutting-edge research infrastructure, (iv) the legal and ethical conformity of research projects and (v) the opening of EPFL's research output to the world. Find below the main categories of services provided to the research community.

Project implementation

Find funding and prepare your proposal

Understand which funding programs can support you and download toolkits to prepare your applications.

Manage your project

Understand what must be done to manage your project and get access to the internal tools and database.

Disclose and protect your IP

Understand how to protect and license your intellectual property (IP).

Project Valorisation

Publish your scientific results

Get support to publish your scientific results.

Commercialize your research

Get support to accelerate the development of your technology through the enable program.


Research Affairs

Av. Auguste-Piccard 1

CH - 1015 Lausanne

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