Innovation Ecosystem

3.2.1 Institution has created an ecosystem for innovations including incubation centre and other initiatives for creation and transfer of knowledge


 Vikas College of Engineering and Technology has established a Research Forum to promote ongoing research activities and programs to explore research-driven innovations among staff and students. The Institution promotes research integrity by initiating several steps for the creation and transfer of knowledge through the following ways:

 Supportive Services for Embedding Research Culture:

 The Institution believes that research culture is pivotal to educational excellence. To ensure this, The Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) for Skill Training, Research and Original thinking is established to help staff and students in the development of India’s Entrepreneurial eco-system. The objective of the EDC is to bring awareness on entrepreneurship, motivate students to take calculated risks and come up with some innovative ideas to begin start-ups. The gamut of services rendered by the EDC Cell is as follows:



Productive Directions for Innovation and Incubation:


The Institution encourages new innovations and productive direction through research forum for incubating ideas and other initiatives. Efforts are being made to create an eco-system where faculty members, students and investors come together on a common platform to commercialize the ideas incubated by the students. The Institution provides seed money to the Centre. Following are the outcomes of the activities:



Other initiatives for creating the transfer of knowledge:


The Institution inspires faculty and students to take up various initiatives to transfer knowledge.



             Students are working at: 

 The progress of these projects is monitored and reviewed on a regular basis. Thus, the Institution nurtures the eco-system created for innovations and incubates ideas for transferring knowledge.