a company is like climbing
a mountain.

Get the cash, knowledge, and friends to bring your idea from zero to summit.

Join an accelerator that helps you secure early funding, provides a complete learning, and enables quick internalization through our network.


Worry about your customers instead of raising funds. We provide up to 120K in funding for the best performing startups.


Get committed guidance from an experienced mentor pool that will ride along throughout your journey.


Don’t do it alone. Build your startup alongside other crazy entrepreneurs & create strong bonds.


Regular meetings, workshops and mentoring on a weekly basis. Over 150 hours of quality coaching.

The Nordic Startup Journey

These are the faces of people who help you make it happen.

Ossi Numminen

FiBAN Area Angel. Helping businesses grow through structures and models

Mikko-Pekka Hanski

User Experience, Service Design, Sales and Marketing, Innovation Workshop.

all our mentors

Browse all the NSS mentors working with us.

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Mikko Petäjä

Cultivating talent, problem-solving, finding simpler ways to get things done.

Jussi Venäläinen

Flow Mode Expert, Keynote Speaker - Helping Knowledge Workers, Entrepreneurs.

Aarni Kotiranta

Growth Hacker. Media Planning and Strategy, Digital Marketing

Community Events

Demo Day

(ONLINE) Watch the companies presentations this coming Friday.

June 5, 2020 17:00

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Join a loving community of over 300 founders, mentors, and friends.

“Nordic Startup School was a great experience for us. We met a lot of great mentors and even investors who eventually invested in us.”

Sini Havukainen | CEO of Layette

"Nordic Startup School forced us to take a distance from our daily business and really work on the value prop and sales process! Superb!"

Arttu Kalli |

"I wish every startup could attend the Nordic Startup School; it stands out due to its deeply systematic approach. Highly recommended!"

Richard von Kaufmann | Pricetap

Take the leap towards your future.

Join us

The Autumn program is starting at the end of September, with the application period open from August 10th until September 9th.

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