Entrepreneurship Development Cell
In order to create the entrepreneurship culture among the students, the Sree Buddha College of Engineering and Technopark - Technology Business Incubator (T–TBI) jointly started the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center with the full fledged support of the management. This centre was inaugurated by the Secretary, Registrar and Managing Director of T-TBI and, the CFO, Technopark Dr. K. C. Chandrasekharan Nair on 30 January 2014
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) is being promoted in educational institutions to develop institutional mechanism to create entrepreneurial culture in S&T academic institutions and to foster techno-entrepreneurship for generation of wealth and employment by S&T persons.
T-TBI provides incubatees with necessary infrastructure support, technology/ prototype development support, research assistance, help in getting funding, business consulting assistance and do whatever is necessary to make the start-up a success.
Dr. K. C. Chandrasekharan Nair said, in the current scenario the Multi-National companies cannot provide proper placements due to global financial crises. Only 20 per cent of the students are passing out as Engineers among the large number of students who get admission in various Engineering Colleges every year. According to Dr. K. C. Chandrasekharan Nair, the bio-technology area is the most important area for creating the enterprises like the vertical farming system, i.e., cultivation without soil. The most highlighting session was the experiences shared by a young successful entrepreneur Mr. Libish Karat and other student entrepreneurs. The Secretary of Sree Buddha Educational Society, Prof. V. Prasad, delivered the presidential address. Treasurer Mr. K. K. Sivadasan, Principal Dr. Somi Sebastian and Dean, Dr. E. K. Bhass were offer felicitation and ED Cell Co-ordinator, Assistant Professor. Meerabai proposed vote of thanks.