Incubation Program


Entrepreneurship Training


Seed Capital


Personalised Mentoring


Investors Connect






Technical Assistance


Access to IPR


Shared Services


Eligibility Criteria

The following can apply for Incubation under (Criteria I)

1.1.1 Faculties (current and retired) including adjunct faculty from Universities/ Research Institutes of Gujarat & India

1.1.2 Students, Research scholars and current project staff from Universities/ Research Institutes of Gujarat & India

1.1.3 Alumni of GTU

1.1.4 Not for profit -Startup companies wanting to be entrepreneurs

1.1.5 For profit organization: Existing entrepreneurs/Business group & grant supported

1.1.6 Indigenous micro & /or small companies or Industry associations

1.1.7 Students/Applicants supported or enrolled under any programme like MBA (IVE) or any other managed by the University, GTU Innovation Council or Design Innovation Center

Further, the Proposals should have the following parameters to be eligible: (Criteria II)

1.2.1 The proposal of abide nature & should confine with thrust area & objective of AIC-GISC Foundation

1.2.2 Proposals with viable Innovative & technology based idea with clear market validation, and value addition must be proposed if similar product/technology exist in the market

1.2.3 Proposals supported by any of GOI (central/state) initiatives, where incubation center support is a requirement.

1.2.4 Not for profit -Startup companies wanting to be entrepreneurs.

1.2.5 Proposals related to students enrolled in programmes supported or run by GTU or GTU Innovation Council

Applicants should fulfill any of the Sub-Criteria of Criteria – I & must fulfill all Sub criteria of Criteria II as mentioned above. Any other category shall be automatically considered as Indigenous Micro & / or small companies subject to the approval of the Screening cum Recommending committee. Such category is eligible provided the project is Innovative. However, the preference will be given to start-ups, in case the lab space is a constraint.

Selection Criteria


Shared Resources

1. GTU Innovation Council : https://gtuinnovationcouncil.ac.in/

2. GTU IPR Cell : https://gtuipr.gtu.ac.in/