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Get ahead with Zone Learning

Zone Learning is the network for innovation and entrepreneurial experiences at TMU. We prepare students for the 21st-century workplace. Our programs offer hands-on experience that allows you to bridge the gap between education and real-world problems. 

Whether you’re looking to grow an idea, gain work experience, or connect with other curious students, when you join Zone Learning, you’re entering a robust community of innovators, dreamers and doers who will support you in shaping your future.

See what's new

New courses to help you launch your passion project!

Learn the skills you need to grow your project or venture alongside others doing the same in ZON 100 and DG 8116.

A new workshop series to help your business be competitive

Whether you’re just beginning your journey or transitioning your career, DMZ Masterclass is for you!

Break new ground while you break bread with new friends!

Caffeinated Innovators is Canada’s longest-running drop-in breakfast for social innovators. Everyone is welcome!

A self-directed residency for making-based artists

Opportunities to receive funding to help transform your startup into something greater.

Infographic with 3 coloured squares with text inside. Under the three boxes there is a main heading that says "We are the World's Leading University Incubator Network." The first box says "More than 5000 innovators have worked in our zones." The second box says "We offer 12 incubators in the Great Toronto Area and are active in 14 countries." The third box says "We’ve supported more than 5,000 startups to raise more than $2.5 billion."

Hear from our members

Our members have gone on to find great success – whether as entrepreneurs or as talented and well-rounded professionals that utilize the innovation skills gained through a Zone experience to create more impact in their careers. Below, you can hear first-hand accounts of the journeys of Zone members, many of which began their journey as students.

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