A startup network meeting or session was held on 10th March 2022 at Entrepreneurship and Career Hub – INCUBATION CENTER, University of Rajasthan on the theme of Funding Opportunities for Students, Entrepreneurs and Startups in which Prof. Vidya Patni, Coordinator, ECH & Ms. Apoorva Bhatnagar, Manager, BIG Grant IKP Knowledge Park, Hyderabad interacted with the students.
Entrepreneurs with disruptive solutions are in risky early stages, which need maximum support in mentoring in to the right way. To develop such interdisciplinary platform, University of Rajasthan created Entrepreneurship and Career Hub (ECH), which provides incubation facility with international quality equipments, infrastructure, research, training and mentoring to the students, entrepreneur, start-ups and faculty working on innovations in various subjects.
Entrepreneurship and Career Hub (ECH), supported by Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA 2.0) is a multidisciplinary start-up incubation centre established in University of Rajasthan, Jaipur which aims to create and strengthen the culture of Innovation and Entrepreneurship ecosystem under one umbrella and promote start-ups from academic institutions in Rajasthan and all over India.
ECH offers infrastructure facilities, state-of-the-art laboratories for research, expert mentorship, a huge industry network, funding opportunities to the start-ups through various schemes, like ATM, SPICE, and UnITE, supporting innovation and promoting entrepreneurship in the sectors like agriculture, healthcare, crafts & livelihoods, education, energy, etc.