AUC Venture Lab (V-Lab) is Egypt’s first university-based startup accelerator and a leading accelerator in Africa and the MENA region. Driven by our belief in evidence-based entrepreneurship, we have supported 200+ startups across different industries including e-commerce, energy and sustainability, healthtech, fintech, logistics, AI and creative industries. AUC Venture Lab offers a variety of programs: The Fintech Accelerator, the Startup Accelerator, Startup Launchpad and IncuDev. Why are we different? A network of more than 100 mentors including the market’s top business experts and AUC’s professional academics. We claim ZERO % equity from the participating startups. In 2018, our angel investment network AUC Angels came to life, providing Egypt’s brightest early-stage startups with the funds they need.