SSIP cell

Start-up is an entity that develops a business model based on either product innovation or service innovation and makes it scalable, replicable and self-reliant. Innovations have a strong linkage to the world of startup. Solutions to unsolved problems form the basis for thinkers to innovate. Government of Gujarat has developed a policy for assisting to Startups/ Innovation. Under this scheme, any individual/ group of individuals having innovative idea/ Concept will be eligible and/ or Universities/ education institutions, Incubation Centre/ PSUs/ R&D Institutions/ Private and other establishments will be eligible as an institution to support and mentor to innovators as approved by Committee. Startups in an economy's technology sectors is an important indicator of technological performance for several reasons. CGPIT have created “Startup & Innovation Cell”, as per the guidelines of UTU startup and Innovation cell.

Key Objectives
The Student Startup & Innovation Policy of Government of Gujarat aims to create an integrated, statewide, university-based innovation ecosystem to support innovations and ideas of young students and provide a conducive environment for optimum harnessing of their creative pursuit.

  • To develop entrepreneurial skills among students and faculties.
  • To inculcate a culture of innovation-driven entrepreneurship.
  • To promote new technology/ knowledge/ innovation-based startups.
  • To build a vibrant startup ecosystem, by establishing a network between academia, Industries and other institutes.

For understanding SSIP policy, please click on below link.

For Idea registration, please click on below link.