KLE Dr. M. S. Sheshgiri Engineering college and Technology, Belagavi is selected for the establishment of IDEA Lab under the ‘AICTE IDEA LAB’ scheme.
Out of 209 Engineering colleges, who submitted the proposals, a total of 49 Engineering colleges are selected across India and KLE Dr. MSSCET, Belagavi is one among them.
A grant of 1.1 crore will be sanctioned by AICTE to set up the Idea Lab in the KLE Dr. MSSCET, Belagavi college campus. The main intention behind setting up of IDEA Lab is to leverage and explore innovation ecosystem of faculty and students to achieve an innovation-driven, self-reliant and entrepreneurial enabled for building strong environment in straightening the multifaceted real time societal challenges.
The main objective of the IDEA Lab is to advance employment and self-employment potential of graduates and enhance innovativeness of companies by fostering student’s entrepreneurship, creation of business start-ups and open innovation approach in collaboration between universities and enterprises.
IDEA lab represents an innovative way to link institutes and industry as well as to include students in technology transfer. Inventive IDEA laboratory endow with the state of art facility for the students to take up multidisciplinary/Interdisciplinary projects and internships. It also helps in collaborating with industry which will enrich the student’s need-based and innovative project ideas.
The collaboration with industries and institutions will expedite the process of design and development of products from Lab to market by providing as a training ground to students with right tools for experimentation. It also provides end-to-end facilities for product development and Start-ups at affordable prices.