IIT Gandhinagar Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (IIEC) is a Technology business incubator located within IIT Gandhinagar. It is a Section 8 company promoted by IIT Gandhinagar, with a mission to Foster techno-entrepreneurship through innovative and creative thinking using interdisciplinary approach.
It provides co-working space, Individual office spaces equipped high speed internet connectivity, fully air conditioned space, ample meeting and discussion rooms,cafeteria, library, access to tinkering lab, etc.
Mr. Jha is B.Tech. (Electrical Engg) from IIT Kanpur in 1977. He has more than 38 years of experience in multinational power industry across Asia, USA and China. He has also served on the board of several international companies.
Mr. Anand Pandey is a technology commercialization professional with 6 years’ experience in ecosystem development for technology business incubation and start up promotion. He has been involved in various initiatives of the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India for promoting techno- entrepreneurship and innovation clusters.
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Ms. Mouli Kethineedi is working as an Executive Officer, and looking after the Incubation activities since its inception in 2012. She obtained her Masters in Business Administration from Andhra University. Prior to joining IIT Gandhinagar, Ms. Kethineedi has worked at IIT Kanpur for 3 years in SIIC. At IITGN she is acting as compliance manager of IIEC since its inception.
Incubation center at IIT Gandhinagar is industriously determined to assist the innovative ideas from both
students and faculties to become reality which can make commercial success and social impact. IIT Gandhinagar incubation center is currently incubating companies started by its alumni and is open to incubating companies from outside. Its incubation facilities include wet and dry labs and rapid prototyping infrastructure (hardware and software) to support high technology startups. Apart from space and development infrastructure, the incubation center also provides mentoring, connectivity to professionals investors, and business networks, and limited financing. Incubation center connects them to the right mentors to develop and scale up their technology or products and identify their market.
Apart from helping incubatees financially we also guide in legal and intellectual property related matters.
If you feel you have a great technology to make a viable business, just walk in. We will provide you the right ecosystem and support to bring the technology to market.
Current Programs offered
IITGN is committed to provide exposure of different work environments to its students as well as support and nurture start-ups promoted by its alumni and students. The Institute started Internship program where Junior Undergraduate students are sponsored to work as interns in the startup companies during winter and summer vacations. The program helps students gain experience of working in a highly evolving and dynamic startup environment. Under Startup Internship Program selected students are offered internship in range of Rs. 3,000/- per week by IIEC.