NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Eclectic
The role of entrepreneurship education in engineering education is gaining importance due to the multidimensional skills that are essential to lead, manage or function in technology-based businesses.
Considering the immense need to promote entrepreneurship among its students, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology (NMIT) has constantly supported and implemented various activities.
NMIT’s e-cell is aptly named ‘ECLECTIC’, a student-led initiative, which represents the cell’s dynamic strategy of choosing the best from various disciplines so as to hone entrepreneurship skills of its members.
The objectives of the e-cell are:
· Enhance awareness regarding entrepreneurship
· Provide opportunities for students to enhance knowledge and test their skills of entrepreneurship
· Integrate entrepreneurship & related concepts with various courses conducted in the institute
· Create opportunities for students to validate their business plans through incubation, mentoring etc.