Entrepreneurship Development Cell

Entrepreneurship cell nurtures creative thinking among everyone as its specific instruction is innovation.

The objectives of the Entrepreneurship development cell are

  1. To counsel and guide the students for profitable self-employment,
  2. To encourage faculty to undertake industrial training to help the students for their employability.

iii. To promote entrepreneurship as culture.

The cell emphasizes on the following credentials:

  • Employment schemes to educate youth.
  • Concession, subsidy etc. to start micro, small and medium scale industries.
  • Potential opportunities to start industries in the field of agriculture and food.
  • Role of an entrepreneur in industrial development.
  • Support of banks for small scale business.
  • Experience of a successful entrepreneur.

The cell conducts Entrepreneurship awareness camps, soft and specific skill programmes for the students to enhance their employability. The cell encourages competent faculty members to undertake recent techniques on Environmental Sustainability for studying the pollution problems. The following programmes are conducted by EDC during the academic years 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2019-20.

Academic Year 2016 – 2017

Sl.No

Name of the activity

Duration

Resource persons

Beneficiaries

No. of participants

1.

Faculty development Programme in Start-up India and Stand-up India

19-09-2016 to

02-10-2016

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Madurai.

Faculty members of Engineering and Polytechnic colleges

35

2.

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp

27-03-2017  to

29-03-2017

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Madurai.

Final year B.E. students

76

 

Academic Year 2017 – 2018

Sl.No

Name of the activity

Duration

Resource persons

Beneficiaries

No. of participants

1.

Faculty development Programme in Start-up India and Stand-up India

04-12-2017 to

17-12-2017

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Madurai.

Faculty members of Engineering and Polytechnic colleges

26

 

Academic Year 2019 – 2020

Sl.No

Name of the activity

Duration

Resource persons

Beneficiaries

No. of participants

1.

Workshop on

entrepreneurship

Skill development

19-09-2019 to

20-09-2019

District Industries Centre, Sivaganga

Final year B.E. students

162

2.

Faculty Development Program in

Entrepreneurship

09-12-2019 to

22-12-2019

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Madurai

Faculty members of Engineering and Polytechnic colleges

25