Quantum Chip, Joint Quantum Institute, Kollar Group.

The UM Center for Economic & Entrepreneurship Development (UMCEED)

Mission: To create educational degree programs in high-impact fields to increase workforce readiness.



Established by law in 2016, UMCEED increases workforce readiness by creating educational degree programs in high-impact fields such as neuroscience, virtual and augmented reality, biomedical devices, data analytics, cybersecurity, quantum technologies, advanced data computing, and information technologies.  


Representative Programs 

UMCEED has a multitude of degree programs and initiatives, like the Visiting Fellows in Neuroscience and the Discovery Fund.

To learn more


FY 2022 Report

UMCEED’s fiscal year 2022 accomplishments and highlights.

To view the report