The MOME Innovation Center (MOME IC) is the research, development, innovation and knowledge transfer pole at the university, one of the largest creative-innovation center of Central Europe. By applying the tools applied in design it aims at building new knowledge, developing products and services as well as maximalizing the social and market value of their outcomes. Among its tasks, the Innovation Center is responsible for the development of the creative industry of the area, the energization of Hungarian enterprises and economy, the development of social creativity and design culture.
The center carries out interdisciplinary, future-oriented, creative activities whose focus concerns the great challenges of our age: technological transformation, ecological sustainability, and creativity as the incitation to innovation.
Besides its research activities the center provides courses and supporting activities for university students, fulfills the role of a service provider for actors in the market and the governmental sphere. The Design Competence Center as the first competence center in Hungary was established in 2019 within the MOME Innovation Center, and its goal is to support Hungarian enterpreneurships by providing design and creative expertise.