ABOUT

Mentorship Programme is an initiative undertaken by Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur which would act like a guide to participant E-cells in various colleges all across India through a planned approach. Colleges participating in Mentorship Programme would be associated with Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur over an extensive time period and would develop in the process, as a result of collaborative efforts.

Our Aim of launching Mentorship Programme?

Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur is launching Mentorship Programme with an objective of upholding its motto of “Fostering the Spirit of startup culture in campus and BEYOND” in its true sense and helping E-cells in different colleges in taking proper measures to make their students aware of another opportunity of a new career.

Who can Apply?

  • Any enthusiastic group of people representing a college and willing to set up an E-cell in their own campus.
  • Any established E-Cell willing to build and develop a strong organization for improving startup ecosystem in their campus

What is it gonna be?

Mentorship Programme is going to be a three-stage programme spanning over 3-4 month, divided roughly into time periods of one month each. Each stage would present the participant colleges with a fixed number of compulsory (and/or) optional tasks. These assigned activities would be related to undertaking activities in their own college campus mainly requiring student involvement and participation.

Incentives for Participant colleges?

  • College would be associated with Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur over an extensive timeline and would be guided with all their exercises.
  • Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur would organise and arrange for certain events/workshops useful to the students in the participant colleges.
  • Your campus’ E-cell would be supervised for 3-4 months by Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur, and would be actively undertaking diverse kind of activities and thus getting exposure to opportunities of spreading awareness about starting up.
  • A fixed number of colleges amongst the participants that fare well with the tasks assigned throughout may get the opportunity of using extended services from associations of Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur for the respective college startups and a cash prize as well.

How to Apply?

Here is a Flowchart that broadly covers what all you need to do to Apply for Mentorship Programme:

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Application Form

Contact

Ninaad Lohakare,
Senior Manager,
Entrepeneurshp Cell,IIT Kharagpur,
Phone: +91 8804628664
ninaad@ecell-iitkgp.org
Harshit Garg,
Senior Manager,
Entrepeneurshp Cell,IIT Kharagpur,
Phone: +91 7477735444
harshit.garg@ecell-iitkgp.org