Launched by Hon’ble minister of Human Resource Development on 11th September 2019 at AICTE, New Delhi, the ‘National Innovation and Start-up Policy 2019 for students and faculty’ plays a very important role for innovators, entrepreneurs and startups in overcoming barriers while trying to market their innovation and growth from scratch to scale. The National Innovation and Start-up Policy 2019 intends to guide HEIs to promote student driven innovations & start-ups and to engage the students and faculty in innovation and start up activities in campus. The policy aims at enabling HEIs to build, streamline and strengthen the innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem in campus and will be instrumental in leveraging the potential of science, student’s creative problem solving and entrepreneurial mind-set, and promoting a strong intra and inter-institutional partnerships with ecosystem enablers and different stakeholders at regional, national and international level.
“To accommodate the needs of professional student entrepreneurs with innovative and ground breaking ideas relevant in social growth and development consequently introducing a culture of entrepreneurship inside campus, strengthening our education system and promoting the national economic and social growth”.
“To develop an environment with vital infrastructure that can empower students and faculty to innovate, model and realize their potential ideas with provision and support from Government, Industry and reputed academic institutions around the world.