Supporting innovation-driven and passionate entrepreneurs turn their solutions into viable businesses
AUC Venture Lab
Egypt’s first university-based startup accelerator program and a leading accelerator in Africa and the Middle East
AUC Venture Lab
Top Challenger linked to university - UBI Global MENA Award 19/20
A 16-week program providing support for early-stage, high growth and innovative startups. We support startups from different industries including e-commerce, energy and environmental sustainability, healthcare innovation, creative and MORE!
AUC Angels is the first university-based angel investor network in the MENA region. Angel investors are individuals who are interested in investing in early-stage startups with growth potential which in turn supports the growth of a dynamic entrepreneurship ecosystem in Egypt.
In case you missed it, here's a wrap up of our Fall'19 Demo Day
Hear It From Them
“The V-Lab team has been with us through every step of the way, they have inspired us to improve our technologies and basically shaped the business side for WiRE Microsystems.” -Mahmoud Saad, Founder
"It has transformed me from someone with a business idea to an entrepreneur on the right track.” -Gehad Abdullah, Founder
"V-Lab introduced me to their network of partners and mentors who helped me close B2B deals that I hadn’t considered before." Ahmed Tawfik Founder of Instadiet
"At V-Lab, we were lucky to be part of a big entrepreneurial family and work side by side with other talented entrepreneurs and share our experiences. This helped us learn so much from each other and enabled us to grow." -Alaa Shams, Co-founder
"AUC V-Lab is -without a doubt- the best startup accelerator in town. The effort and time put into helping entrepreneurs is incredible." -Hussein AlMenawy, Co-founder
"In hindsight, joining the AUC Venture Lab was probably the best decision we’ve made so far. Without the constant support, access to mentorship and real-world experience, we wouldn’t have accomplished so much" -Mohamed Zohair, Co-founder
"Your work is really inspirational for all of us and the graduate startups are really killing it out there." Fadi Antaki, CEO of A15