Institution Industry Cell

About Institution’s Industry Cell (IIC):

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India has established ‘MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’ to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst all Higher Education Institutions (HElS). The primary mandate of MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes while they are informative years. MIC has encouraged creation of Institution’s Innovation Council (IICs)’ across selected HEIs to promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an innovation promotion eco-system in the campuses. 


  • To synchronize the quality of education to meet the current trends and needs of the industry.
  • To produce employable students i.e., Industry-Ready students.
  • To create adequate facilities for upgrading the knowledge of professional engineers and technologists to meet the growth and developmental needs of the current industry.
  • To integrate industrial training and other inputs to develop students.
  • To share the experience and expertise between institutions and industry for mutual benefits.
  • To improve students, faculty, infrastructure, pedagogy in line with the industry’s requirements.
  • To arrange an industrial visit, internships for students, and guest faculty from industry experts.

Major Focus of IIC:

To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem¬ Start-up/ entrepreneurship supporting Mechanism in HEIs¬  Develop better Cognitive Ability amongst Technology Students.

Functions of Institution’s Innovation Council:

Promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an¬ innovation promotion eco-system in the campus To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship related activities prescribed by¬ Central MIC in time bounded fashion. Identify and reward innovations and share success stories. Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors,” and professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators. Network with pccrS and national entrepreneurship development organizations.¬ Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by¬ the institution’s faculty and students. Organize Hackathons, idea competitions, mini-challenges, etc with the involvement of industries.


Name of the Member  Designation  Phone No. 
1  Dr. Manjunath S  Chairman  9901159460 
2  Mr Sharat Chandra Kamat  Convener  7760236777 
3  Dr. Neerupa Chauhan   Coordinator  99455 39988 
4  Mr Sriyas  Technical Expert  8549072749 
5  Dr. Mahesh Kumar  Industry Expert  9620798992 
6  Dr. Manohar   Industry Expert  9341732220 
7  Dr. Suresh Babu   Industry Expert  9844066511 
8  Mr Ram Prasad  Student Coordinator  7731994190 
9  Ms Kajol Singh  Student Coordinator  9014953551 

Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) Activity Summary

Name of the
Date Outcome
Flipkart 9/3/2023 The visit gave good exposure to logistic students about the industry which helps them with the SC’s vastness of operations. The logistic park had tech warehouses with spacious and high provisions for loading, unloading, and cross-docking. The location, material infrastructure, layout, handling, and equipment at Safe the students express taught some very important lessons in Operations management.
Employee Life Cycle A workshop 4/3/2023 The seminar helps the students to life cycle which understanding employee implies an end-to-end process, keeping every touch point under surveillance and preparing for it. If implemented correctly, it creates predictability for the company and the employees alike.
Digital Transformation 21st
century Skills for
8/2/2023 Participants will be able to create their own Digital Classroom, and make use of Google digital tools for collaborative teaching-learning and research work. create stunning presentations, build your own digital content, engage live classes effectively, plan-design-develop and host a website, and learn to use mobile apps to enhance student interaction. Organize, collaborate, and engage the classes.
Workshop on
incubation center
10/2/2023 The resource person kickstarted the session with an introduction to incubation. Then gave us a walkthrough on the various stages involved for Startups.
Diya Ghar 25-1-2023 Diyaghar aims to make optimal use of time, resources, and funding in humanitarian and development operations for students.
A Day with the CEO 28/11/2022 This event emphasizes Corporate life bought to students by understanding corporate decisions and managing the overall operations and resources of a company.
Campus to Corporate 23/11/2022 This session drilled students in a four-line
dialogue containing the target language and then getting them to practice it in pairs is quite controlled.
Grooming and
Etiquette session
22/1|/2022 This session’s emphasis on Rules and Regulations should be followed by students regarding the outfit attire which help in personality development.

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