RMK Startup

RMK Student Start-up Programme (RSSP)


To create 50 Tech-based start-ups (Student Owned) and 5000(Five Thousand) employment opportunities within the next 7 years . This would be done by developing an effective entrepreneurial eco system and providing strong institutional support.


To help create a larger number of student-driven, on campus start-ups that will add to economic and social value. To achieve this,the below mentioned strategies would be applied:

  • Motivating students and encouraging them to take up entrepreneurship as a preferred career choice.
  • Preparing students for successful launching of their start-ups.
  • Developing customized teaching and training materials for start-ups and engaging them in pre startup activities.
  • Capacity Building Activities for faculty as well as students.


An entity that develops a business model based on either product innovation or service innovation and makes it scalable, replicable and independent.

Advisory Committee on Start-up

An Advisory Committee on Startups is comprised of Chairman, Management Members & Advisors, Principal, Deans and experts from EDII-TN & MSME. This committee will help the students for the effective development of innovative products.

Thrust Areas

  • Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Internet of Things (IOT)
  • Agriculture and allied fields
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Clean-Tech
  • Services
  • Energy
  • Water

Funding & Facilities Provided

Seed Money for creating facilities for selected Start up Incubators which includes:

  • Modern work space
  • Communication facilities
  • Computing facilities
  • Vital equipment nedded in identified area
  • Library & Information centre
  • Training,Workshop and conference facilities
  • Company registration guidance
  • Patent filing guidance
  • Travel & Food


  • Engineering students / Alumni of RMKEC

Criteria for Selection

  • Open Competition with filled Online proforma
  • Detailed Presentation to RMK Start-up Advisory Committee

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