A Business Plan pitching competition for institute startups, where the winner will be
etched in E-Cell’s startup hall of fame.
The shortlisted startups will pitch their business plan to a panel of eminent entrepreneurs and investors, along with the opportunity to be a part of a closed room networking session with VC firms, incubators, and successful entrepreneurs.
Apart from the shortlisted startups for the pitching round, a few selected participants will also get the opportunity to take part in Networking Day!
Pitch in front of esteemed personalities from the startup ecosystem
Opportunity to receive idea funding up to ₹ 75K
Interview of the winner and article on the E-Cell blog
Earn the title of Most Promising startup in Insti & etch your name in the E-Cell Startup Hall of Fame
The startup founder should be a current IITM Student
Startups should have a working prototype
Startups should have a customer base in a testing or active phase
It is the board of honours where the winning startup’s name will be etched.
Yes. At least one of the founders has to be a current student at IIT Madras (to validate).
Yes. The event will be live-streamed on E-Cell IIT Madras’ Youtube channel.
No. There is no registration fee.