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Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)


The Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) was started with the object of promoting specialized knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship development. In view of the worldwide shortage of jobs (both government and private sectors) leading to unemployment problems and lack of proper utilization of human resources; the cell strives to identify talented youth to entrepreneurial works. The cell plans to organize various programmes regarding entrepreneurship development.

Objectives of the cell

Creating awareness among the students of the University and the educated
  Unemployed youth of West India regarding entrepreneurship as a career Option.
Conduct training programmes in the field of entrepreneurial skill development.
Develop entrepreneurship related course curriculum to incorporate in management and engineering programmes.
Provide guidance and facilities to first time entrepreneurs during gestation.

Activities planned for the entire year :

Informative:
1. Speaker Series- Lectures and talks on Entrepreneurship
2. Idea Generation workshop
3. Business Modeling Workshop
4. Start-up to Idea Workshop
5. Panel Discussion on Early Stage Investments
6. Start-up Showcase

Competitive:
1. Good Idea/Bad Idea
2. B-Plan Competition
3. Case Study Competition
4. Business Quiz

Organizational structure with names of office bearers

Name of faculty supervisor: Dr. J.A.Patel

Co-Ordinators
Student Entrepreneurship Network : General Secretary of the Students
Web/Creative/Editorial : Mr. Hardik Bhuva
Events and Operations : Mr.Dolat Solanki
Corporate and Industrial Relations : Mr.Sandeep Kanjariya