Foundation for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development (FIED), the incubation center of Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, is an initiative to nurture and strengthen the entrepreneurship ecosystem of India. With the help of the Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Science and Technology, Uttarakhand Government and other supporting partners, FIED is set to incubate the most promising start-ups of India in the domains of Tourism and Hospitality, Agriculture, Art and Craft, and Education.
Welcome to Foundation for innovation and Entrepreneurship development,
Advancement needs splendid personalities, splendid thoughts, and a decent focus to brood the thoughts of bursting wisdom. Generally, India has been the world forerunner in advancement and information from its radiant past. To reconstruct the Startup environment of India, IIM Kashipur is contributing its offering in the jump.
The Foundation of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development (FIED) has the mission to make this regarded axis an information center with business activity and expert greatness.
FIED inside a focused capacity and limited time have gotten unparalleled affirmation and achievements through numerous initiatives and impact-driven programs for the innovative entrepreneurial community which gave the edge across the local area.
One-year Incubation Program for Business-Mentoring in
(Supported by Department of Science and Technology)
An incubation program by FIED, IIM Kashipur, combining business training and expert support to help you speed up your startup journey. Drishti 3.0 aims to support those startups -
RKVY-RAFTAAR supports agribusiness incubation by tapping innovations and technologies for venture creation in agriculture. In this process, incubation facilities expertise already available with participating academic, technical, management & R&D institutions in the country shall be utilized on an individual or collective basis to harness synergies. The existing institutional agribusiness incubators would be strengthened on a need basis by providing grants-in aid.
Easy availability of capital is essential for entrepreneurs at the early stages of growth of an enterprise. Funding from angel investors and venture capital firms becomes available to startups only after the proof of concept has been provided.
DPIIT has created Startup India Seed Fund Scheme (SISFS) with an outlay of INR 945 Crore to provide financial assistance to startups for Proof of Concept, prototype development, product trials, market entry, and commercialization.It will support an estimated 3,600 entrepreneurs through 300 incubators in the next 4 years.
Objective - Many innovative business ideas fail to take off due to the absence of this critical capital required at an early stage for proof of concept, prototype development, product trials, market entry and commercialization. Seed Fund offered to such promising cases can have a multiplier effect in validation of business ideas of many startups, leading to employment generation.
The Department of Science & Technology plays a pivotal role in promotion of science & technology in the country. The department has wide ranging activities ranging from promoting high end basic research and development of cutting edge technologies on one hand to service the technological requirements of the common man through development of appropriate skills and technologies on the other.
The DA&FW is organized into 28 Divisions and has five attached offices and twenty-one subordinate offices which are spread across the country for coordination with state level agencies and implementation of Central Sector Schemes in their respective fields.
Further, one Public Sector Undertakings,nine autonomous bodies, ten nationallevel cooperative organizations and two authorities are functioning under the administrative control of the Department.
The Annual Report of IIM Kashipur FIED was released in the AGM held on 21st, Dec. 2019-20 was the beginning of a wonderful journey through the world of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Years ahead look more and more promising only.
We are the catalysts of entrepreneurial thinking in the institute. We ensure our colleagues become the torchbearers in the entrepreneurship ecosystem! We are neither restricted by boundaries nor by our imaginations. We prioritize cultivating a culture of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial thinking throughout the years. We believe that Entrepreneurship is Unstoppable, and We are Unstoppable!
Uttishtha is an annual flagship event of the Entrepreneurship Cell; IIM Kashipur has the prominence of being one of India’s largest E-Summit, which is organized in collaboration with FIED, E-Cell and IIM Kashipur. We host various competitions, events, and workshops to provide a platform for students to develop their potential and present their innovative ideas to the public and industry.