Startup program
by Entrepreneurs
for Entrepreneurs 

An intensive program that consists of workshops, mentoring, and collaboration to help reach your goals.


0-To-1 Program

Nordic Startup School runs the 0-to-1 program for pre-seed startups that focuses on value proposition refinement, customer validation, and branding. It is ideal for early-phase start-ups who are ready to take their first product to market, with early to no revenue, and launch a successful brand. 

Join From Anywhere

The 0 to 1 program is completely virtual. Join from the comfort of your own home or office, in a suit or hoodie! We welcome startups from all around the world.

International Vibes

From our teams to our mentors. We might be Nordic at heart, but our minds are far from it. Get all the different perspectives you need in order to grow your business.

Getting Things Done Fast

NSS frameworks help you to think faster, and work smarter. After all, you are a startup, and time is your more precious resource. With us, you will go straight to the heart of things!

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Program focuses

Value proposition refinement, customer validation, branding

Program length

6 Weeks

Starting in May 2022

Ideal startup stage

Early stage, mvp out

 2+ founders

Program cost

5000 Euros

2% equity


What Founders Said About Us

"NSS is great for beginners or even seasoned entrepreneurs! They really work with your needs. Great mentors, useful workshops, and a well thought out the scope from branding to sales. They really helped us put solid ground under our venture." - Eliza Jappinen, CEO


"The journey with Nordic Startup School is extremely valuable for an early-stage startup like ours! All the tasks, pre-works, Bootcamps and mentors helped us to develop our business faster to the direction where we want to head." - Kimmo Kuokkanen, CEO


"During the NSS program, we defined our target audience, assessed measurable data, shifted our strategy and expanded our network with valuable contacts. We were also kept motivated by weekly meeting and sharing learning in Bootcamp." - Katariina Penttilä, CEO


Some of Our Mentors


Ilkka Kaikuvuo

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​Laurent Notin

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Mirva Nevalainen 

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Faisal Amin

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