About StartUp Bahrain

Join us and become part of the region’s hottest and most exciting startup community.


The home of technology startups.

StartUp Bahrain is the Bahrain ecosystem for innovative digital startups. It’s made up of startups, corporates, investors, accelerators, incubators, educational institutions, the Bahrain government, and you!

What StartUp Bahrain offers you.

Get to know what’s within, meet your first steps, learn from the best, develop an edge, and more.


Find the coolest events in the ecosystem; workshops, talks, conferences, and more. Submit your own too!


The ecosystem players make it all happen. They all move the needle and drive forward the StartUp Bahrain mission.

News & Opinions

Be informed with news, learn from deep insights, and stay sharp with guides around the startup scene.


Stay informed on all the not-to-miss chances to help showcase your startup, pitching competitions, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our regularly updated frequently asked questions page. You’ll most likely find the answer you’re looking for.

Why Bahrain?

Bahrain is the perfect launchpad for startups in the region. Learn all the reasons why, and more here.

StartUp Bahrain Guide

A handy guide to everything StartUp Bahrain. Everything you need to know, from launching, networking, hiring, to funding.



We understand how raising capital is essential to any startup, and that is why we created a list to help you find the right fit.


Join  active & lively community events.

Engage with like-minded people, find the perfect co-founder, or learn from others’ successes, meet the ecosystem through its lively events.


A growing startup scene.

A vibrant and growing scene. Below, are some but not all of the community players that make up the StartUp Bahrain ecosystem.



  • Corporate Hub 9
  • Brinc MENA
  • Nest
  • Brilliant Labs
  • Flat6Labs Bahrain


  • Bahrain Business Incubator Centre
  • Riyadat
  • Bahrain Fashion Incubator


  • Tamkeen Bahrain
  • Bahrain Development Bank
  • Economic Development Board
  • Ministry of Industry, Commerce, & Tourism
  • Central Bank of Bahrain


  • Bahrain FinTech Bay
  • Rowad
  • Google Developer Group
  • Startup Evenings
  • Fablab
  • Unreal Bahrain


  • Tenmou
  • 500 Startups
  • Angivest Ventures
  • BECO Capital
  • MEVP

Co-Working Spaces

  • Co.Lab
  • Space 340
  • Brinc Batelco IoT Hub

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