Craft Incubator

Incubators, both Technology and Business, has now became an integral part of the modern heterogeneous entrepreneurial ecosystem. Incubators support the growth of new ventures based on specific or broad range of ideas. The Business Incubation (BI) concept underwent several evolutions after the first private incubator was established in New York in 1950s. Incubators support different forms of entrepreneurship support in the new incubator business models.

Incubators facilitate start-ups into a common network with technological and commercial big players fostering innovation in various radii. Business incubators aim at encouraging and helping create new business that may become new business units or spin-offs. IICD is looking for early-stage start-ups.

Technology Incubators (TBI) work as an effective simulation of the venture capital approach than of the business incubator approach. The TBI provides incubatees an initial place of operation equipped with supportive environment in which services such as assistance in technology, hands-on management, mentoring, business plan development, exposure to Venture Capital, other operational business/finance etc. needs involved in starting and growing a technology company. TBI runs a scaled incubator program that incubates and accelerates startups that are in idea stages and growth stages. IICD is looking for start-ups that may or maynot need using the facilities of the institute.

IICD has opened applications for the co-working space cohort under the incubation program 2019-20.The application details are available at Click Here.

This program is open to all craft based start-ups and aims to support the craft entrepreneurial community to leverage the infrastructure, linkages and networks of the programme to grow and create a positive impact in the crafts ecosystem.

Programme Features
  • Co-working Office Space
  • High Speed WiFi
  • Scheduled Access to Meeting and Conference Rooms
  • Scheduled Access to Prototyping Labs
  • Knowledge Centre Acess
  • Design Softwares
  • Quarterly Workshops & Events
  • Access to IICD network and linkages
  • Mentor & Investor Connect

This program is open to all craft based entrepreneurs, IICD alumni and non-alumni.

The incubation program is open for all craft ventures including Idea stage and Proof-of-Concept stage.


3000/- + GST as applicable per month per co-working seat

The application details are available at Click Here

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