Ministry of Education, Govt. of India has established an ‘Innovation cell’ with a purpose of systematically fostering the culture of Innovation in all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) across the country.
MIC will focus on creating complete ecosystem which will foster the culture of Innovation across all educational institutions from ideas generation to pre-incubation, incubation and graduating from the incubator as successful start-ups. MIC will also work on designing ranking system to identify institutions in the forefront of innovation.
Ministry of Education has established ‘MoE’s Innovation Cell’ with the mandate to work closely with our Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to encourage the creative energy of our student population to work on new ideas and innovation and promote them to create start-ups and entrepreneurial ventures.
Initiatives of MoE’s Innovation Cell
- Institution’s Innovation Council
- Smart India Hackathon
- International Hackathons
- National Innovation Start-up Policy
Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell (MIC) launched the Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) program in collaboration with AICTE to systematically foster the culture of Innovation and start-up ecosystem in higher education institutions. The primary goal of this council is to inspire, encourage and nurture the young students for different activities involved in pre-incubation, incubation and making successful startups.
Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) @ KGRCET
Our college have established Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) for promoting different activities related to the innovation, IPR, startup and entrepreneurships. Faculties and students are the members of IIC. The IIC cell conducts quarterly meetings in every quarter to plan the quarterly activities and review quarterly conducted activities. Due to these activities, students get chance to participate in various innovation related initiatives and competition organized by MHRD. Students actively interacts with renowned businessman and academicians. They get opportunities to nurture their ideas. KG Reddy College of Engineering and Technology’s IIC helps students to experiment latest technologies to get some prototype for building their confidence. Overall students get extremely healthy environment right from ideation to startups.
IIC Committee Members
|S No||Name of Member||Department||Key Role/ Position assigned in IIC||Contact Number|
|1.||Dr. R. S. Jahgidhar||Principal||Head of the Institution||8978991991|
|2.||Dr. Manisha G||ECE||President / Startup Leader||9006959635|
|3.||Dr. B. Vandana||ECE||Convener||9556172123|
|4.||Dr. HariKrishna Bommala||CSE||Internship Activity, Startup Activity Coordinator||9014834561|
|5.||Dr. L. Jayahari||ME||NIRF Coordinator||9866857903|
|6.||Dr. MRS SuryaNarayana Reddy||MBA||IPR Activity Coordinator / Social Media||9652006074|
|7.||Dr. Venkat Ramana||MBA||Member||8341597248|
|8.||Mr. Rama Krishna Reddy||CSE||Member||8978500114|
|9.||Mr. Jagadish SH||CE||Member||9731305094|
|10.||Mr. Syed Hussain||EEE||Member||9493963899|
|11.||K. Gopala Krishna||EEE||Member||9573063800|
|12.||Mr. S. Suresh||ME||Member/Department Coordinator (ME)||8967224533|
- Dr. Manisha G
- Dr. Vandana B
- Dr. MRS Surya Narayana Reddy
- Dr. HariKrishna Bommala
- Mr. K Syed
- Dr. Venkat Ramana
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Events during 2020-21
|S No||Name of the Event||Details|
|1||Orientation Session on National Innovation and Startup Policy (NISP) by Dr. Rajanikanth HoD &Professor, Dept of CSE, Vardhaman College of Engineering||View Details|
|2||My Story — “Motivational Session by Successful Innovators” By Mr. Satya Illa, Incubator Officer at
Vardhaman College of Engineering on 11.01.2021.Org anized by MoE Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC).
Events during 2019-20
|S No||Name of the Event||Details|
|1||Workshop on Cognitive skills, Design Thinking and Critical Thinking Project Expo Dr. Srinivasan Vathsal,
Rt Director, DRDO IR/IPR, New Delhi (Offline Session) on 07-05-2019.
|2||Workshop on Cognitive skills, Design Thinking and Critical Thinking Chief Guests were S Vijay Venkatesh
Co-Founder and Managing Director Syscon Solutions Private Limited and Prasanna Kumar Turaga
Executive Director Automated Tooling System, India Private limited, Hyderabad. On 22-04-2019.
|3||Orientation and One day Workshop on Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Career
Opportunities by Ms Sirisha Gondi on 17-09-2019.
|4||One Day Workshop on Problem Solving & Design Thinking on 21.09.19.||View Details|
|5||Motivational Talk on My Story “Entrepreneur’s and Innovators Life and Crossroad” by
Mr. Uday Chaitanya @ KGRCET on 29.10.19