Successful entrepreneurship depends on support networks in the start-up phase which transform into more mature development networks as the enterprise grows – Polytech Strascheg is at the heart of developing such partnerships which are vital for successful, long-term entrepreneurship. Polytech Strascheg works with a large number of partners from business, science and technology in both the private and public sectors. Polytech Strascheg is deeply integrated in the structures for entrepreneurship education within Peter the Great Polytechnic University and is therefore able to ensure fruitful partnerships between young entrepreneurs and important partners in the North Western Region or Russia as well as much further a field.