IEDC (INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT CENTRE) Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) cell ‘Younus Centre for Innovations & Entrepreneurship’ started functioning in our campus from 27th January 2014. IEDC is being promoted in educational institutional mechanism to create entrepreneurial culture in Science and Technology academic institutions and to foster techno-enterpreneurship for generation of wealth and employment by Science & Technology persons. IEDC established in academic institution having requisite expertise and infrastructure YCIE is affiliated by Technopark TBI. Several entrepreneurship awareness camp, faculty development programmes and innovation related programmes have been conducted by the cell. Currently IEDC cell posses more than five startup companies in Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram.
Welcome to Younus Center for Innovations and Entrepreneurships
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center (IEDC) is being promoted in educational 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. The IEDCs are established in academic institutions (science colleges, engineering colleges, universities, management institutions) having requisite expertise and infrastructure. Younus Center for Innovations and Entrepreneurship is working by following these mission and vision at Younus College of Engineering and Technology, Kollam.
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) have been actively initiating various programmes for developing the student entrepreneurship in the state.Government of Kerala declared the start up policy with an aim to accelerate the growth of student entrepreneurs. KSUM being the nodal agency for implementing the Startup policy have come up with various schemes for the effective implementation of the policy. The schemes covers a broad area from schools, colleges and to young entrepreneurs. It is also supported by Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University (Initially Kerala Technological University)
“Develop Institutional mechanism to create Entrepreneurial culture in academic Institutions to foster growth of innovation and entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students.”
Arun Raj S,
IEDC Nodal Officer,
Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering /Information Technology,
Younus College of Engineering and Technology,Kollam.