Student Startup And Innovation Policy (SSIP)

About

The Government of Gujarat has developed a policy for providing assistance to Start-ups/ Innovation. Under this scheme, any individual / group of individuals having innovative idea / concept will be eligible and/or Universities/Education Institutions, Incubation Centre/PSUs/ R&D Institutions/ Private and other establishments will be eligible as an institution to support and mentor to innovators as approved by Committee.

About

The Government of Gujarat has developed a policy for providing assistance to Start-ups/ Innovation. Under this scheme, any individual / group of individuals having innovative idea / concept will be eligible and/or Universities/Education Institutions, Incubation Centre/PSUs/ R&D Institutions/ Private and other establishments will be eligible as an institution to support and mentor to innovators as approved by Committee.

Key Objectives

The Student Start-up & Innovation Policy (SSIP) of Government of Gujarat aims to create an integrated, state-wide, university-based innovation ecosystem to support innovations and ideas of young students and provide a conducive environment for the optimum harnessing of their creative pursuit.

Developing student-centric Innovation and Pre-incubation Ecosystem for Students.
Creating an environment for creativity to flourish and an end-to-end support system in educational institutions to allow ample support to ideas for better execution.
Build internal capacity of educational institutions and key components of the innovation ecosystem to enable deployed processes to make a sustainable impact at scale.
Create pathways for the mind to market by harnessing and handholding projects / research / innovation / ideas of students in Gujarat.
Creating and facilitating sectoral and regional innovation efforts in the state around educational institutions.
Create a common platform to showcase, support and upscale innovations for motivating stakeholders as well as for an opportunity to create value for money and value for many.
Leverage public system initiatives at the state and central level, academia, industries and by other ecosystem stakeholders/domain experts and institutions to make an inclusive effort.

Innovator Registration on SSIP Portal

Select Innovator
Registration

Complete Registration
Process

Upload Bonafide Certificate

(format available in the
innovator registration)

Contact E-cell
Department

MA 162 for approval
Registration

Registration Guidelines

Click Here

Innovator Registration on SSIP Portal

Select Innovator
Registration

Complete Registration
Process

Upload Bonafide Certificate

(format available in the
innovator registration)

Contact E-cell
Department

MA 162 for approval
Registration

Registration Guidelines

Click Here

SSIP Scheme Details

Eligibility for Support

Applicable to only Students
Have an innovative idea and possibility of commercialization
Submission of Project Details on SSIP Portal (http://www.ssipgujarat.in)

Prototyping Support

Projects that are at PoC level or beyond can be provided maximum financial support @ average Rupees 2.00 Lakh
Only those projects that are not getting support elsewhere should be selected
University level Start-up Committee will approve the project for the support

Patent Support

Average Rs. 25,000/- per national patent filing including government fees. For requirements of more than Rs. 25,000/-, recommendation to be made before the State Level SSIP Committee
The application will be approved by the IPR Scrutiny Committee and further approval to be taken from the University Level Start-up Committee for final approval
Innovator and Mentor has to follow the Marwadi University IPR Policy
Intellectual Property Guidelines of SSIP http://www.ssipgujarat.in/datafiles/Intellectual%20Property%20Guidelines_Academia_Gujarat.pdf

1

Start-up Project Submission

Hard copies to be submitted to Room MA 162, E-Centre, Marwadi University

2

Start-up Approval

University Level Start-up Committee will approve the project time to time

3

Download the Updated Guidelines of the Scheme

Contact Details

Dr Amit Sata

Associate Dean - Innovation & Entrepreneurship
amit.sata@marwadieducation.edu.in

Prof. Vivek Patel

Assistant Professor
+91 75730 42213 vivekg.patel@marwadieducation.edu.in