R&D-focused companies that produce technology can participate in ODTÜ KALTEV and have access to government funding of innovation available in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Besides the government fundings, the academic cadre and infrastructure of the Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus, student body as a resource, facilities offered by the Campus, technology-based clustering of well-qualified firms, and new opportunities for collaboration are also major components of the ODTÜ KALTEV’s ecosystem.
ODTÜ KALTEV, which is also open to unincorporated entrepreneurs and new technology developers, is now accepting applications.
Companies and entrepreneurs registered in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Republic of Turkey and other countries around the world can take part in ODTÜ KALTEV.
Citizens of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus can perform activities;
• In person,
• In person under a commercial title,
• By establishing a Collective and Limited Company (Partnership),
• By establishing a Limited Liability Company.
Citizens of the Republic of Turkey and other countries around the world can perform activities;
• In person,
• By establishing a Limited Liability Company,
• By registering their companies operating abroad as a foreign company that operates in the TRNC (as a branch).
The first step to participate in ODTÜ KALTEV is to fill in the ODTÜ KALTEV Technology Development Zone Application Form. After the pre-assessment phase, an Application File is created with reference to the data presented on the form, and the evaluation process begins. At the end of the review period regarding the company and its research and development goals and activities, applications of the companies that comply with the culture and ethical norms of the ODTÜ KALTEV Technology Development Zone are approved.
Please contact ODTÜ KALTEV Management Office for application forms and further information.