A campus for life + science

Welcome to 115’000 m² of interconnected innovation space. As part of the most dynamic life sciences cluster in Europe with over 700 companies in the Basel Area, this innovation district is the meeting point for biotech and healthcare trailblazers. The largest building (HQ) lies at the heart of the campus and houses the site’s visitors center, the innovation lounge and coworking offering. By 2029, the area will consist of five buildings, constructed by SENN, and designed by award-winning architects. They will all offer attractive and state-of-the-art working environments for startups, scaleups and established companies.


Looking for a new HQ? For office or lab space? Ready made or custom-fitted? Or just a co-lab desk? We offer ready-made or custom-made offices and labs tailored for everyone from solo innovators to 500-strong teams. Become part of Switzerland biggest lifescience-focused innovation community!

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Are you looking for a modern workplace that meets your individual needs from equipped to tailor-made offices and from shared to highly specialized labs? Move in now!

Workplace solutions from CHF 420.–/m²/month/person (excl. VAT) Hyper-flexible spaces as a basic shell from CHF 205.–/m²/y or custom-fitted to your demands. Our facilities offer on-site front office, community and lab management, coworking areas with flex and fix desks, private offices, shared labs, private biology, chemistry and analytics labs, meeting rooms, cafeteria, kitchen, auditorium and innovation lounge.




Become part of the most sustainable office building in Switzerland! Spaces from 220 m². Just bring your furniture. Move-In Spring 2025!

HORTUS is a radical statement in all-encompassing sustainability: 
Ecology – work in a building which is built for circularity and pays back its entire energy debt within a generation. Well-being and design – feel at home in the natural HORTUS microbiome and Herzog & de Meuron’s take on the future of ecological building design.




The laboratory and office building that combines sustainability and flexibility. Offices and laboratories from 300 m², available in 2026.


House of Partnership & Engagement (HOPE). A place for exchange and creative collaboration. Offices and commercial spaces from 130 m², move-in 2027.


Open Opportunity
15’000 m² lab, office or production. Available 2029.


Our campus is located in the middle of Europe’s life sciences cluster number one at Bachgraben innovation district. It borders directly to Germany and France. The main arteries of Basel and the EuroAirport and the city center can be reached within only 15 minutes.

Numerous renowned and innovative companies and research institutions in the field of life sciences, biotech, public health and digital health such as Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basilea, SKAN, Johnson & Johnson, Idorsia, Abbott, Merz Pharma and the University of Basel Biomedical Engineering department are our direct neighbors. Also, the global headquarters of Novartis, Roche, Lonza and European headquarters of Roivant Sciences, Moderna, BeiGene and Luye Pharma as well as over 700 other life sciences firms can be reached within minutes. It is also the home of BaseLaunch - Europe's nr 1 accelerator program, which so far raised over $600M in venture financing with an average raise of $28M per company.

Need the right people to join your team? You’ll have access to more than 31'600 life sciences talents within the Basel Area ecosystem.

At the heart of Europe’s leading life sciences cluster

A huge talent pool of like-minded people, ready to exchange
Here we hope to become part of an ecosystem where an exchange among like-minded people is made possible.
Simon Ittig, CEO T3 Pharmaceuticals AG
Additional benefit
Here we gain the additional benefit, which is significant, of collaborating with other pharma, biotech or life science organizations.
David Veitch, CEO Basilea Pharmaceutica AG
Shaping the largest innovation ecosystem
Switzerland's largest innovation ecosystem is being created here, fueled by the University of Basel as well as globally networked industry, institutes and the young, creative startups.
Prof. Dr. Hans-Florian Zeilhofer, Delegate for Innovation, University of Basel
A clear vision
Swiss TPH has a clear vision to contribute to a focal point for life sciences here.
Prof. Dr. Marcel F. Tanner, Dir. em. Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Basis for success
The international connection of the Campus is ideal for highly qualified employees – the basis for the success of our company.
Thomas Huber, CEO SKAN AG
For companies with a message. Office spaces are available in 2025.



The collaboration between Engimmune Therapeutics and the Swiss Technology Innovation Center CSEM accelerates cancer screening. Their shared success fast-tracked by having their offices just one staircase away at the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area – Main Campus.
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The Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area in Allschwil in the canton of Basel-Landschaft is set to be expanded from 50,000 square meters to 115,000 square meters by 2029: Opened a year ago, the main building will be supplemented by four new buildings, which will together form the Main Campus. Senn Resources is investing around 350 million Swiss francs to make this vision a reality.
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A Vision becomes Reality

On their mission to develop a revolutionary new campus into one of the most important biotech and healthcare innovation centers in the world, Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area and SENN proudly announce the pre-opening of the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area Main Campus. Opening in summer 2022, the campus will offer a state-of-the-art working environment for startups, scaleups and established companies. The official early booking period has started.
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Go-ahead for unique innovation campus in Allschwil

The Bachgraben enterprise zone in Allschwil just outside Basel is expanding rapidly. Excavation work has now begun on the BaseLink site for the innovation and enterprise campus. The impressive building was designed by Basel-based architects Herzog & de Meuron. The developer is the St.Gallen property development company Senn Resources AG. The Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area has been confirmed as a strategic partner and anchor tenant. Alongside the building currently under construction for the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, the building will add to the Basel region's ecosystem for research, education and innovative businesses in the areas of life sciences, biotech, public health and medtech.
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A strong cooperation

With the expansion of the Main Campus, a vision to build Europe’s Silicon Valley for biotech and health tech pioneers becomes reality. Two organizations contribute significantly to the realization of the new site. The development and construction of the site is carried out by the real estate company SENN. Here, the family-owned builder impressively demonstrates its core competencies working with world-renowned architects like Herzog & de Meuron in an efficient and economical way. The second organization, Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area, forms the ecosystem that allows universities and innovative companies to collaborate and shape the future in Switzerland’s largest life science focused area of an innovation park.
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Join us at Main Campus – today’s meeting point for 1000+ biotech and healthcare trailblazers working for Johnson&Johnson, Basilea, T3 Pharma and many more. Shape Switzerland’s largest life-science focussed innovation park with us!

Carine Moya

Community Manager at Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area – Main Campus
+41 61 577 23 16

Franziska Dornblut

Community Manager at Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area – Main Campus
+41 61 577 23 16