Innovation

PTU - Institute innovation council (IIC)

The Institute Innovation Council (IIC) of Puducherry Technological University in association ‘MoE’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’,Ministry of Education (MoE), Govt. of India aim to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst the student community in PTU. The primary objective of IIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into commercial grade products.

Major focus of Institute Innovation Council (IIC) :

  1. To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem and Start-up supporting Mechanism in PTU.

  2. Prepare the institute for Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements Framework.

  3. Establish Function Ecosystem for Scouting Ideas and Pre-incubation of Ideas.

  4. Develop better Cognitive Ability for Technology Students.

Major Activities of Institute Innovation Council (IIC) :

  1. To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities prescribed by Central MIC in time bound fashion.

  2. Identify and reward innovations and share success stories.

  3. Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators.

  4. Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations.

  5. Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by institution’s faculty and students.

  6. Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini-challenges etc. with the involvement of industries.

Contact

Dr.N.Sivakumar

Convenor - Institute Innovation Council (IIC-PTU),

Puducherry Technological University.

Email : sivakumar11@pec.edu

Mobile : +919840901054 u

Dr.B.Hemakumar

Coordinator - Institute Innovation Council (IIC-PTU),

Puducherry Technological University.

Phone : 9994196804

Email : hemakumarb@pec.edu