Centre for Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship

Centre for Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship

An initiative set up by Mount Carmel College to foster innovation and entrepreneurship culture among the students, faculty, and alumni to enable them to transform their business ideas into reality. The centre aspires to develop individual talent, skills and personality to give each business the best possible start, thus fostering entrepreneurship at a local and national level.
The objective of the centre is to offer unique and incentivized solutions, which will encourage students and faculties to ideate and design novel solutions. The centre will provide a supportive entrepreneurial environment that accelerates the successful development of start-up companies through an array of adequate resources and services. Our main goal is to produce successful firms that will leave the centre financially viable and freestanding.

Objectives:

  • To nurture innovators to ideate in areas of societal importance
  • To provide an opportunity for everyone to innovate, ideate and design solutions
  • To enhance the capacity of emerging innovators in evolving technologies and designing their innovations from ideation to impactful solutions
  • To facilitate the availability of the centre‚Äôs resources to the incubatees in a mutually beneficial way
  • To provide a conducive working environment for the incubatees to nurture their innovative ideas.
  • To develop partnerships and networks with local industries/institutions and assist them in problem-solving by offering them innovative solutions in terms of products, services, and processes
  • To coordinate with private and public sector funding sources, government agencies, industrial associations, chambers of commerce and industries to provide facilitation and networking for incubating companies

Director: Dr. Shanthi S