The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) is an initiative of Kerala Startup Mission under Startup Bootcamp Scheme of Government of Kerala. Under this scheme financial assistance is given to selected colleges for supporting innovative products and thereby build an entrepreneurial eco-system inside the campus.
The mission of the IEDCs is to "develop institutional mechanism to create entrepreneurial culture in academic institutions to foster growth of innovation and entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students ".
1. To act as an institutional mechanism for providing various services including information on all aspects of enterprise building S&T entrepreneurs.
2. To create entrepreneurial culture in the Parent Institution and other institutions in the region
3.To inculcate a culture of innovation driven entrepreneurship through student projects.
4.To catalyze and promote development of S&T knowledge based enterprises and promote employment opportunities in the innovative areas.
Nodal Officer: Akhil K K(Assistant Professor in CSE)
1. CSE - Samaha Sadique (Assistant Professor in CSE)
2. ME - Emil Baby (Assistant Professor in ME)
3. EEE -Vandana P (Assistant Professor in EEE)
4. ECE -Dr.Jitha B (Assistant Professor in ECE)
5. CE -Vijisha G (Assistant Professor in CE)
1.CEO (Chief Executive Officer):Vyshnav Vijayan.C.M (S5 ECE)
2.COO (Chief Operating Officer):Abdul Agfar.P.M (S5 CSE)
3.CFO (Chief Financial Officer):Jusair.P.P (S5 CSE)
4.CMO (Chief Marketing Officer):Yadhu Krishnan.K.T (S3 ME)
5.CIO (Chief Information Officer):Anjali.K.P (S5 CE)
1.CE-Anjana S Ranjan (S5)
2.CSE-Shijin Raj.A (S5)
4.ECE-Sreenidhi Ramachandran (S5)
1. Orientation Session on IEDC
A batch wise orientation session on IEDC (by nodal Officer) was conducted for different batches aimed at introducing
* IEDC, functions and wide spectrum of opportunity
* Meaning of innovations
* Innovative project-some examples
* Activities in other colleges
* Student role
* Familiarizing different posts-Eg.Chief executive officers(CEO), Chief Financial Officer(CFO), Chief Operating Officer(COO) etc.
2. Student Coordinator Selection
Student coordinators were selected by the nodal officer (Asst.Prof Rijin I K, HOD CSE) and the other faculty co-ordinator (Asst. Prof. Nithin Balakrishnan, ME, Asst. Prof. Nivin V K,ECE)based on students interest in entrepreneurship activities.
3. IEDC Inauguration
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center (IEDC) was inaugurated by Mr. Sunil Paul (Muthoot Institute of Technology, Eranakulam) on 23rd April 2016.
Followed by inauguration, there was a session on Entrepreneurship Development in Professional Students by Mr. Sunil Paul (Muthoot Institute of Technology, Eranakulam).
4. Session on Entrepreneurship habit than career
A session on Entrepreneurship habit than career was taken by Mr.Anup Mohan (COO-Vilara at Voonik).
5. Idea Contest Competition
A college level project selecting competition Idea Contest was conducted on 17th October 2016.All registered students given opportunity to pitch their idea and best two ideas were selected. The selected projects were given an opportunity to pitch their idea at Startup Pitching Session Competition 16 held at Govt. College of engineering and technology, Kannur.
Selected Project Details
|Project Title||Team Members|
2.Abdul Agfar.P M
6.Entrepreneurship awareness program(20/01/2017)Industrial Department..
7. IEDC Submit 2017
10 students and 2 staff including the nodal officer attend IEDC summit 2017 held at Adlux International, Angamaly, Cochin.
8. Business Idea Contest Program
A college level project selecting competition Business Idea contest was conducted on -----.All the registeyellow students were given an opportunity to pitch their idea and best ideas were selected.
9. Yuva Mastermind Session-8
Five students from S5 electronics participated in Yuva Mastermind organized by Malayala Manorama and IEDC, Amal Jyothi College of Engineering.They were awarded cash prize of 7500/-.
The details of the selected team are as follows.
Project title: Rain detector & Automatic Rain Roofing System
1. Amrutha M K
2. Jeena C
3. Shansila PP
4. Vyshnav Vijayan
5. Hrishikesh.C K
10.PRAYAANA CAMPUS AMBASSADOR HUNT-2018
Ms.Vyshnavi V.P. and Ms.Shikha Sudharman Third year students of ECE Department of MIT actively participated in a two days Prayaana Fellowship workshop (Entrepreneurship and Innovation Ecosystem exclusively for Girls) at Muthoot Institute of Technology and Science, Kochi on 11th and 12th August 2018. They were selected as Prayaana Campus Ambassadors of MIT