Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Centre – Nurturing Entrepreneurship
The APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Centre was established in October 2016 to provide space and facilities to nurture the innovative ideas of the students, scholars and faculties of our University. This centre aims at motivating students to think out-of-the-box to generate creative ideas. It focuses on transforming innovative ideas into products of societal needs by providing technical guidance and filing patents and helping students to commercialize the products in the long run.
Our APJ Centre Coordinators
Our APJ Centre Celebration
APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation centre was inaugurated by Dr. Akhtar Badshah, Chief Catalyst, Catalytic Innovation Group, presided by Mr. Abdul Qadir A. Rahman Buhari, Chairman, Board of Management, B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology on 15th October 2015, birthday of our founder, Alhaj B.S. Abdur Rahman and our former president, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to cater to the innovative ideas of the students, scholars and faculties of our Institution.
⦁ Call for proposal with innovative idea.
⦁ Developing prototype of selected innovative projects.
⦁ Basic training to the students on their innovative idea.
⦁ Organizing workshop and demo day.
⦁ Recommending selected prototype to incubation centre.
⦁ Forming mentoring team internal and external.
⦁ Motivating the students to think laterally and out-of-the-box to generate innovative ideas.
⦁ Transforming innovative ideas into commercial products of societal needs.
⦁ Faculties mentoring the students to carry out the project effectively by providing required technical guidance.
⦁ Providing guidance to students with the help of international resources and local resources for product development.
⦁ Organize workshops and guidance to students towards entrepreneurship.
⦁ Initial funding and space for students to work on idea to develop with commercial product from time of learning.
⦁ Filing patents, IPR and commercialization of the products in the long run.
⦁ Filing patents and commercialization of the products in the long run.