What is an incubator ?
  • An incubator is a support structure for the creation of start-up companies geared towards innovation with a scalable business model in which its priority is to grow quickly and smoothly. ..
  • Types of incubators
  • • Public incubators
  • • Private incubators
  • • Local authority incubators
  • • University incubators
  • • Corporate incubators


The role of an incubator for project leaders
  • • Help project leaders formalize their ideas and validate project feasibility,
  • • Offer project leaders support in terms of training, advice and financing, and house them until their companies are created,
  • • Facilitate networking with local experts and partners,
  • • Organize continuing training related to entrepreneurship,
  • • Support entrepreneurs by providing them with the know-how they need to draw up a business model and business plan, manage all legal and intellectual property aspects, and raise funds,
  • • Provide workspace for entrepreneurs, including offices, meeting rooms, conference rooms, Fablab, office equipment such as PCs, printers, photocopiers, small tools and consumables.

Why university incubators were created

 University incubators were created to direct research (Final Year Graduation Projects, Master and doctoral theses, research projects) towards Algeria's socio-economic development needs, and therefore possess two aspects:• Social, to address societal problems, and • Commercial, to market research results


pour résoudre les problèmes de


il s’agit de commercialiser les résultats de la recherche

Special features of the ENPC incubator

The school trains graduates in the field engineering,
while developing skills needed for innovative research in the following fields:

• Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Automation

Mechanical Engineering

Process Engineering

Materials Engineering

Creation of the ENPC incubator

The incubator at the Ecole Nationale Polytechnique de Constantine (ENPC) was created as a joint research department by inter-ministerial decree on 20 Safar 1442 corresponding to October 8, 2020.