About IMT Innovation and Incubation Centre
With the vision of grooming leadership, research and entrepreneurship in society, IMT created E-cell in the early 2000s to support students with a keen interest in entrepreneurship. During its 12 years of functioning, E-cell has seen the launch of 20+ start-ups from the campus by the students. Seeing the success of these start-ups, IMT decided to launch the IMT Innovation and Incubation Centre to broaden the horizon of the audience catered to. The Innovation and Incubation Centre will have 2 divisions, one for holistic incubation activities in focus areas and one for acceleration support.
The sector focus areas for Incubation division will be following:
- Data Science
Here the Innovation and Incubation centre would take a deep dive with future entrepreneurs and provide complete support from ideation stage to scale and growth stage.
The second division will be a sector agnostic acceleration division catering to start-ups which are in post proof of concept stage but pre- product launch stage. The Innovation and Incubation Centre here will act as a consulting arm providing support to start-ups in their product market fit stage to growth stage of the concern. Following are some of the key interventions to be provided:
- Pitch deck
- Business canvas
- Capacity building
- Product market fit
The state-of-the-art incubator will be based out of IMT-Ghaziabad campus, Ghaziabad, UP. The incubator promises to provide physical space for start-ups, IMT exclusive resources like a strong alumni base; its faculties and its rich domain expertise in business to support a nurturing future start-up. Key support areas of the Innovation and Incubation Centre are to provide the following:
- Incubation space Infrastructure support
- Mentorship from domain experts
- Faculty mentorship and support
- Industry Connect
- Networking within the start-up ecosystem
- Platforms for start-ups to utilize various investment opportunities from VCs, Investment firms, Angel Investors and Start-up investment communities
- Opportunity to harness the management talent from the Institute as well as technical and managerial talent from partner institutions
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