Opening up to new Possibilities
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India has established an 'Innovation cell' with a purpose of systematically fostering the culture of Innovation in all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) across the country.
It is an initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India to systematically rank all major HEIs and universities in India on indicators related to “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development” amongst students and faculties.
Smart India Hackathon 2020 is a nationwide initiative to provide students a platform to solve some of the pressing problems we face in our daily lives, and thus inculcate a culture of product innovation and a mindset of problem solving.
MIC has envisioned encouraging creation of ‘Institution’s Innovation Council (IICs)’ across selected HEIs. A network of these IICs was established to promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an innovation promotion eco-system in the campuses.