BioMedicine Centre Bochum

Initiated in 2009 and situated on the campus of the Ruhr-University Bochum, the BioMedicine Centre Bochum (BMZ) provides young entrepreneurs who start-up their business in the fields of Life Science and Health management with approx. 5,200 m² space for office- and laboratory premises to be used for the development, production, and market launch of new products, technologies, and services. The activities of the BMZ are especially focused on the translation of research findings delivered from the university, surrounding clinics, and medical schools into marketable products or technologies.


The premises of the BMZ include 5 stories consisting of offices, laboratories, and workshop areas which come with flexible and modern equipment solutions on floor areas ranging from 15 to 50 m². Most of the laboratory facilities are equipped with standard laboratory devices (S1-Standard). Upgrades to clean rooms and laboratories providing higher safety standards are possible.

The BMZ comes with a specific professional equipment (laboratory devices, machine-tools), which is available for lease by the local companies.

Small-scale meeting rooms can be used for seminars and workshops.

Contract period Usually 5 years, individual agreements possible
Monthly basic rent
  • Office space: 9,20 € /m²
  • Laboratory space: 12,50 € /m²
  • Parking spaces: 30,00 € per each
All prices excluding 19 % VAT.

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