GUIITAR Council Student Startup Innovation Policy (SSIP)

GSFC University has signed a MoU with Gujarat Knowledge Society (GKS) a nodal agency of Govt. of Gujarat to implement Student Startup and Innovation Policy (SSIP) at our campus.

Key Objectives of SSIP:

The Student Startup & Innovation Policy 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 optimum harnessing of their creative pursuit.

  • Developing student centric Innovation and Pre-incubation Ecosystem for Students

  • Creating 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 sustainable impact at scale

  • Create pathways for mind to market by harnessing and handholding projects/ research/ innovation/ ideas of students in Gujarat

  • Creating and facilitating sectoral and regional innovation efforts in 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 state and central level, academia, industries and by other ecosystem stakeholders / domain experts and institutions to make an inclusive effort


  1. Student

  2. Alumni (not more than 5 years from graduation)

Benefit to Student Innovators & Start-ups:

  1. Support for Proof of Concept/Minimum Viable Prototype:  Max. Rs. 2.00 lakhs grant

  2. Support for IPR: Average Rs. 25,000/- grant for domestic IPR filing

  3. Infrastructure, Mentorship, Networking, Travel, Library and Others support

Apply for Support:

  1. Startup Support:

  2. IPR Support:

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Last updated on : 19    Feb. 2021


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