ENTREPRENEURS DEVELOPMENT CELL
The EDC cell of MBITS was constituted in the year 2013.The incubation cell started one month after that and three companies were incubated on the same year. So far we have incubated 8 companies.
- In the year 2015, EDC cell received a fund of two Lakh from Kerala startup mission for the promotion of entrepreneurship in the campus.
- “Team Metal Heads”, in association with EDC cell developed the prototype and working model of an off roader and had came under tenth position in the all India competition held at Haryana. They also won the first prize in model expo conducted at one of a reputed college in Kerala.
- On 29/03/2016,a workshop on “How to be a social entrepreneur and change maker” was organized for the students. Mr. Jibin Joy, Co-Founder, Bridge Innovations handled the session.
- On April (4,5,6),2016 ,a couple of students had participated in the i3 workshop organized by Kerala startup mission and later had a briefing session at MBITS by the same students.
- On 03/06/2016, a seminar on “Entrepreneurship Development” was organized for first year KTU students and Mr. Shahul Hameed, Fellow@starupmission handled the session.
- On 11/06/2016, the nodal officer had attended the precursor meeting at FISAT organized under the guide ship of KTU.
- The IEDC team of MBITS had participated in the startup 2016 meet up held on Aug-23rd at Trivandrum and had participated in the idea pitching competition.
- The IEDC team organized a 3 day workshop on Android mobile software development course and around 40 students had participated in it.
- The cell in association with the company wheebox and AICTE had conducted the wheebox eligibility skill test (WEST) for final year and pre final year students.
As a result of all this activities, our students are getting a platform to build their company with the support from the college management and eventually they will be trained to become an entrepreneur once they move out of the campus