Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CSIE), IIT Madras along with Social Impact Lab at University of Southampton, UK is now inviting applications from colleges to be part of the 3-year program titled “Building Social Entrepreneurship Capacity among Technology Graduates”. This program is sponsored by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) in association with UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI).
The program aims to build capacity for socially entrepreneurial activity with specific focus on skill-based opportunities in the domains such as handicrafts, food processing by providing college students in Tamil Nadu and Kerala with skills training through curriculum-based social entrepreneurship education. The skills will be in the areas of social media technologies, value addition to food processing, big data analytics, etc.
We aim to do this by supporting teachers in technology colleges to develop and implement social entrepreneurship modules with focus on the skills listed above and providing students with experiential and cross-cultural learning opportunities in social venture creation and real-world problem-solving.
Please go through the brochure to know more about the program.
Consultation Meeting, IIT Madras || 19th September 2019 - Part 1 - Introduction
Consultation Meeting, IIT Madras || 19th September 2019 - Part 2 - Summary