Functions of IEDC

Functions of IEDC

Functions of IEDC

  • To organize Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, Entrepreneurship Development Programmes, Faculty Development Programmes and Skill Development Programmes in the college for the benefit of S&T persons.
  • To initiate five innovative student projects each year for new innovative product development.
  • To organize Business Plan Competitions every year.
  • To guide and assist prospective entrepreneurs on various aspects such as preparing project reports, obtaining project approvals, loans and facilities from agencies of support system, information on technologies, etc.
  • To arrange interaction with entrepreneurs and create a mentorship scheme for student entrepreneurs.
  • To facilitate creation of entrepreneur’s club in each college and to foster culture of entrepreneurship among the students.
  • IEDCs also sensitizes the management of the institution regarding the importance of entrepreneurship and integrate their activities with the Host Institutions.

Procedure of Selection of Projects

  • A Business Plan competition (Startup Weekend) is organized by the college every year.
  • Top three Winners are awarded space in the incubation centre
  • Further they provide a detailed report of their business plan.

Advisory Board

For the effective implementation of the programmes and setting up of the IEDC an Advisory Board is constituted by the CEC, CGC. The Advisory Board lays down policy guidelines, fix up physical and financial targets, and suggest measures for raising funds, effective utilization of facilities and expertise available in the parent Institute and sourcing of expertise and facilities from other institutions in the region. The Advisory Board meets at least twice a year and hold its first meeting within four months of receipt of grants-in-aid.
The Advisory Board of CEC have the following members-:

Head of Parent InstituteDr. B. PattnaikDirector-Principal, CEC
Representative of NSEDB,GOIDr Sujit BanerjeeDirector DST
Senior FacultyMs. Aishna MahajanAssistant Professor
Senior FacultyMr.Sandeep PassiAssistant Professor
Representative of DICMr Rakesh KumarFunctional Manager
Representative of SIDBI
Representative of NABARD
Representative of Lead Bank
EntrepreneurMr.Yogesh KaliaDirector Medhavi Centre for Automotive Research
EntrepreneurMr.Yogesh KaliaDirector Medhavi Centre for Automotive Research
EntrepreneurDr.P.S.MundraWorking Partner, Pulse Engineering ,Phase 8,Mohali
Representative of R&D InstitutionDr V P S KalsiScientist F, CSIO, Chd
Representative of R&D InstitutionDr Pramod SoniScientist E, TBRL, Chd
Representative from IndustryMr R P SehgalConsultant SML Isuzu
Representative from EDC &IDCDr Deepika BhallaHead IDC & EDC PTU Nalanda, Mohali
Coordinator IEDCDr Paras ChawlaProfessor, ECE, CEC