The incubation centre in Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) was inaugurated on 4th September 2014 by Mr. Kamal K. Singh, chairman, Rolta Group of Industries and Alumni of MANIT (MACT). He financed the building and other infrastructure required to start the incubation centre. The centre has eight cells, namely, a Product Development cell, NANO satellite project cell, Industry-Institute Interaction cell, Vision cell, Web development and Internet radio cell, Entrepreneur development cell, and Intellectual Property Rights cell. In the context of “MAKE IN INDIA” concept picking up, the inauguration of this incubation centre is a significant step towards encouraging development of innovative products and providing start ups and technical support to prospective entrepreneurs.
To have a center for the development of products and innovations which will be working efficiently even after Institute timings.
To encourage the students to target National and International Competitions and win such events.
To have seminars from renowned personalities frequently without disturbing the institute infrastructure and curricular activities.
To develop solutions for industrial problems so that the Institute Industry interaction strengthens which would create more Placement Opportunities.
To attract and encourage more and more student exchange programmes through MoUs with Foreign and National Universities.
Our honourable chief minister, Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited all the cells of our incubation centre on 17th September 2014 and appreciated our efforts in development of industry institute interaction, technological development (NANO satellite project), starting of radio for students.
The interview of MANIT Alumni Mr.Kamal K Singh, Rolta Group and Mr. Manudev Jain, Indian Railways, had been broadcasted through MANIT Internet Radio.
MANIT alumni web site has been developed and published through MANIT Domain.
A new website has been developed by MANIT students under earn while learn scheme.
Video of cross country race has been recorded and uploaded in MANIT web site.
Computing Laboratory has been established by M/s Applied Materials India Limited, with four systems and three softwares viz., (i) Ansys 1.4, (ii) Hyper works and (iii) Autodesk.
Our NANO satellite project team has received evaluated report from ISRO with some technical queries. These queries have been answered by the team and updated report has been sent to ISRO for further evaluation.
Entrepreneur Development Cell organized a two week “Faculty Development Programme on Entrepreneurship” during 27th January to 7th February 2015 in collaboration with Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI).
Intellectual Property Rights Cell organized STTP on “Intellectual Property Rights” during 14-16, March 2015 in order to spread awareness about the IPR and how to apply for patents.
Incubation Centre organized one-day programme on YOGA on 21st June 2015 to observe International YOGA day on 21st June 2015.
A series of lectures have been organized during February 2016 in the areas of how to initiate a Start up and how to become entrepreneur by eminent speakers Dr.Kalyan Bhaskar from IIM, Lucknow, Dr.C.S.Solanki from I.I.T, Mumbai, and Chief delivery and Operations Officer , DELL services, Bangalore.
MANIT Rolta Incubation Centre participated in Bhopal Vignan Mela during 19-22, February, 2016 and won second best prize for their participation and one of our innovations has been adjudged as the best innovation among all the participants of the Mela.
Faculty Coordinator: Dr.C.M.Krishna, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Student Coordinators: Mr.Prateek, MrVivek Kumar, Third year M.E Students and PG students of ECE branch.