The Indian startup ecosystem is growing at a kinetic pace. Driven by accessible funding, robust technology, and a flourishing domestic market, Indian startups are charting an unstoppable journey towards growth. In 2022, 20 startups achieved unicorn status taking the total number of Indian unicorns to 106. The collective valuation of these startups stands at $341 billion, according to Business Standard.
A closer look at these 106 unicorns show that 26 of them were founded by alumni of IIT Delhi, making IIT Delhi the alma mater of the most number of successful start-ups in India.
This astonishing feat highlights the high market potential for startup innovators in India as well as the significance of IIT Delhi as a launchpad for your startup dreams. To help you tap into the possibilities of the Indian startup ecosystem through some structured assistance, IIT Delhi has launched the Executive Programme in Startup Bootcamp. This six-month live online programme will help you develop both technical and managerial capabilities to transform your business ideas into successful ventures.
Professionals across the country are keen to challenge convention and chart their own entrepreneurial journey. Enthusiastic, high-potential individuals have also utilized opportunities presented by accelerators, and incubators in making sound business decisions that lead their companies into growth mode. The startup ecosystem shows that previous education or years of professional experience notwithstanding if you are outcome driven and disruptive, you can make it.
This programme is best suited for:
1) Young and evolving professionals looking to convert creative ideas into reality or scale early-stage ventures through sound guidance and platform and by networking with like-minded peers and investors
2) Entrepreneurs keen on exploring the ever-expanding start-up ecosystem to either cultivate a viable business idea for the future or are aspiring to apply best practices for business growth and expansion
Taught through modules like Startup Culture in Technology Context and Environment, Technology Evolution, Adoption and Diffusion, Telecommunication Technology and Applications, Introduction to IOT, Industry 4.0, AI/ML, among others, this programme will help you learn the nature and ecosystem of start-ups and take your idea towards realisation and scale.
Studying under distinguished IIT Delhi faculty like Dr. Harish Chaudhry and Professor Mahim Sagar of Department of Management Studies, you will not only learn the startup essentials but also capture and put to use the most relevant best practices, skills and tools to launch a successful startup. Finally, you will have –
1) An Opportunity to get incubated by FIIT, IIT Delhi* and
2) Sessions on SME policy inputs and regulations by subject matter experts and
3) Networking and interaction with IIT Delhi faculty, industry experts, and alumni
(*This opportunity will be given to select participants only basis their performance through the programme and decision of the screening committee.)
Together, these features as well as an intimate, insider glance into the expanding startup ecosystem will help you turn your vision into a viable business. Finally you will receive a certificate of completion towards the end of the programme.
Enrol in this leadership course and benefit from IIT Delhi’s world-class curriculum, real-world contemporary case studies as well as industry insights from business experts. Gain a ring-side view of what investors look for and embark on your own startup journey.
Programme starts: September 29, 2022
Duration: 6 Months
Format: Live online sessions with faculty
Programme fee: INR 84,500+GST
About IIT Delhi
The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi) is one of the 5 initial IITs established for training, research and development in science, engineering and technology in India. Established as College of Engineering in 1961, the Institute was later declared as an Institution of National Importance under the “Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963” and was renamed as “Indian Institute of Technology Delhi”. It was then accorded the status of a Deemed University with powers to decide its own academic policy, to conduct its own examinations, and to award its own degrees. Since its inception, over 48,000 students have graduated from IIT Delhi in various disciplines including Engineering, Physical Sciences, Management and Humanities & Social Sciences.
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