ABOUT US

ABOUT AIC NITTE

The NITTE Incubation Centre (supported by NITI Aayog under the Atal Innovation Mission) aims to accelerate the country’s entrepreneurial vision by encouraging and assisting innovative entrepreneurs through valuable mentorship and access to investor networks and by facilitating a host of other services. Starting its operation on June 01, 2020, the centre has supported 70+ innovative start-ups in the areas of

         (1) Agriculture and allied activities

         (2) Health Science

         (3) Information and Communication Technologies

AIC-NITTE offers valuable in-house resources and academic-industry collaborations to develop applications and program to realise the dreams of young entrepreneurs to create a viable business venture. The AIC Nitte is among a few reputed incubators selected by the Govt. of India to provide seed funding to innovative startups under the Startup India Seed Fund Scheme. The centre has so far distributed seed funds up to 200 lacs to eligible startups.

The Centre supports the existing MSMEs in the region through appropriate intervention strategies like training, consultancy & mentoring, business development, diversification, technology transfer & upgradation. The Center has been approved as a technical agency by the Ministry of MSME to develop food processing clusters. Currently, AIC Nitte is implementing a jackfruit processing cluster at Nitte with the financial support of Rs 500 lacs by the Ministry of MSME.

AIC Nitte is the only Incubation Center in the country recognised by the Govt. as a Resource Center for the formation and incubation of Farmer Producer Companies under the Centre Scheme of 10,000 FPOs. Currently, 10 farmer-produce companies are formed and incubated by AIC Nitte. 

GOVERNANCES

KEY FUNCTIONARIES


Shri Vinay Hegde
Chancellor Nitte (Deemed to be University)
Shri Vishal Hegde
Pro Chancellor Nitte (Deemed to be University)
Dr. Satheesh Kumar Bhandary
Vice Chancellor Nitte (Deemed to be University)
Prof. Niranjan N Chiplunkar
Principal, NMAM Institute of Technology

AIC-NITTE TEAM

Dr. Ananthapadmanabha Achar
CEO, AIC Nitte Incubation Centre

Mr. Puneeth Rai
Incubation Manager

Ms. Deeksha Rai
Management Executive - Finance

Deeksha Shetty
Management Executive Admin

Praveen D Jadhav
Business Development Executive

AIC-NITTE TEAM

OUR VISION

“To develop an ecosystem that kindles, fuels, and fosters the entrepreneurial spirit enabling high impact ventures.”

OUR OBJECTIVE

  • To design and implement programmes to identify, attract and motivate students to develop entrepreneurial talent during the course of their study.
  • To provide direct assistance for the formation and Management of innovative startups.
  • To provide a wide range of expertise in business development, marketing, regulatory affairs, financing, information management strategies, IT and other related technologies to the student enterprises.
  • To create collaborative linkages with various Research centres, Technology Institutions in the region, financial institutions and other resource providers to channelize the inflow of technical, financial and managerial resources to enterprises created by students.

OUR VISION

"To develop an ecosystem that kindles, fuels, and fosters the entrepreneurial spirit enabling high impact ventures."

"To develop an ecosystem that kindles, fuels, and fosters the entrepreneurial spirit enabling high impact ventures."

OUR OBJECTIVE

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Development

To design and implement programmes to identify, attract and motivate students to develop entrepreneurial talent during the course of their study.

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Assistance

Aims To provide direct assistance to the startups, mainly for the formation and management of all the innovative startups registered. 

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Expertise

To provide a wide range of expertise in business development, marketing, regulatory affairs, financing, information management strategies, IT and other related technologies to the student enterprises.

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Collabration

To create collaborative linkages with various Research centres, Technology Institutions in the region, financial institutions and other resource providers to channelize the inflow of technical, financial and managerial resources to enterprises created by students.

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