Institution’s Innovation Cell

About

In the year 2018, the Ministry of Education (MoE) through MoE’s Innovation Cell (MIC) launched the Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) program in collaboration with AICTE for Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) to systematically foster the culture of innovation and start-up ecosystem in education institutions.

Primarily, IICs’ role is to engage large number of faculty, students and staff in various innovation and entrepreneurship related activities such as ideation, Problem solving, Proof of Concept development, Design Thinking, IPR, project handling and management at Pre-incubation/Incubation stage, etc., so that innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem gets established and stabilized in HEIs. We are pleased to announce the establishment of IIC-PCGE in November 2020.

Parishkar College of Global Excellence, Jaipur has established an Institution’s Innovation Council (IC202430872) in the campus as per the norms of Innovation Cell, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India during the academic calendar year 2024-25.

Aims & Objectives

The primary aim of the IIC-PCGE  is to build a strong innovation ecosystem at PCGE. To achieve this number of objectives have been decided by the IIC-PCGE. These objectives are:

  • Foster a collaborative innovation environment among faculty, staff, and students, encouraging stakeholders to engage in interdisciplinary innovation.
  • Educate and train faculty and students on diverse aspects of innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Implement the “National Innovation and Startup Policy for Students and Faculty” at PCGE.
  • Build a dynamic local innovation ecosystem.
  • Develop a support mechanism for startups within Higher Education Institutions (HEIs).
  • Prepare the institution for the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) framework.
  • Establish an effective ecosystem for idea scouting and the pre-incubation of innovative ideas.
  • Promote interaction between academic communities and grassroots innovators.
  • Mentor grassroots innovators to facilitate technology transfer to society.

Functions of IIC-PCGE

  • Implement Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiatives: Conduct various activities related to innovation and entrepreneurship as prescribed by the Central MIC, adhering to a defined timeline.
  • Identify and Recognize Innovations: Discover and reward innovative ideas, and share success stories to inspire others.
  • Host Educational Events: Organize workshops, seminars, and interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals, creating a mentor network for student innovators.
  • Foster Networking: Build connections with peers and national organizations dedicated to entrepreneurship development.
  • Promote Institutional Innovations: Develop and maintain an Institutional Innovation Portal showcasing innovative projects by faculty and students.
  • Organize Competitive Events: Conduct hackathons, idea competitions, mini-challenges, etc., with active participation from industries.

Members

IIC’s President – Dr. Raghava Prakash, Director

IIC’s Teaching/Non-Teaching Members

RolesName & DetailsDepartment
Internship Activity CoordinatorDr. P.L SharmaDepartment of Commerce
Start up Activity CoordinatorMukesh B MathurCentre for Advance Energy Studies
Social MediaDr. Giriraj SharmaCommerce and Management
Innovation ActivityAtique SiddiquiDepartment of Science
NIRF CoordinatorPurohit NirajDepartment of Commerce
IPR Activity CoordinatorDr. Priyanka BhagoliwalDepartment of Management
ConvenerMitesh Kumar ChaudharyComputer Science

IIC’s Student Members

RoleNameDisciplineSemesterStream
Social Media CoordinatorVarun SinghBCA Software Development5Bachelor of Computer Science
Internship CoordinatorNeha SharmaBanking and Insurance5Bachelor of Commerce
Innovation CoordinatorYuvraj SinghChemistry5Bachelor of Science
IPR CoordinatorPari KumawatManagement3Bachelor of Business Administration
Startup CoordinatorGracy GogiaFinance5Bachelor of Business Administration

Upcoming Activities

Semester -1 (September – February)

Quarter 1 (1st September – 30th November)

#ActivityDate
1Workshop on “Entrepreneurship and Innovation” as Career Opportunity 
2My Story – Motivational Session by Successful Innovators 
3My Story – Motivational Session by Successful Entrepreneur/Start-up founder 
4Session on Problem Solving and Ideation Workshop 
5Exposure and field visit for problem identification 

 

6

Organize an Inter/Intra Institutional Idea Competition/Challenge/Hackathon and Reward Best Ideas. 

 

7

Mentoring Event: Demo Day/Exhibition/Poster Presentation of Ideas/PoC & linkage with Innovation Ambassadors/Experts for Mentorship Support. 

Contact Us

Convener  – Mr. Mitesh Kumar Chaudhary (mitesh.parishkar@gmail.com)