Ahmedabad University - A Liberal Education

VentureStudio is a startup incubator established by Ahmedabad University in 2011 in active collaboration with Stanford University - Centre for Design Research. With innovation as its core philosophy, it has close to 50 active ventures, with close to 40% of them in early revenue stage, spanning diverse domains such as healthcare, medical devices and diagnostics, defence, education, energy, environment, agro, consumer products, logistics, smart technologies etc. The Centre provides 360° support ranging from pre-seed funding through multiple grants and schemes, personalised mentoring through a network of domain experts, access to cutting edge facilities for

product development, market access, team building assistance and support for follow on Angel and Venture Capital financing.  A Technology Business Incubator (TBI)  approved by the National Science Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), and an Engineering Prototyping and  Fabrication workshop DST Nidhi Prayas Shala ( funded by DST Nidhi Prayas). An approved BioNEST facility for bio-incubation by the Biotechnology Industrial Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), as well as an approved nodal agency under the Government of Gujarat Startup Policy. We offer multiple fellowship programmes for people with the insights and entrepreneurial drive to start new venture in the life sciences and healthcare, defence, smart city technologies and other areas of focus with critical unmet needs.

VentureStudio is a startup incubator established by Ahmedabad University in 2011 in active collaboration with Stanford University - Centre for Design Research. With innovation as its core philosophy, it has close to 50 active ventures, with close to 40% of them in early revenue stage, spanning diverse domains such as healthcare, medical devices and diagnostics, defence, education, energy, environment, agro, consumer products, logistics, smart technologies etc. 

The Centre provides 360° support ranging from pre-seed funding through multiple grants and schemes, personalised mentoring through a network of domain experts, access to cutting edge facilities for product development, market access, team building assistance and support for follow on Angel and Venture Capital financing.  

A Technology Business Incubator (TBI)  approved by the National Science Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), and an Engineering Prototyping and  Fabrication workshop DST Nidhi Prayas Shala ( funded by DST Nidhi Prayas). An approved BioNEST facility for bio-incubation by the Biotechnology Industrial Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), as well as an approved nodal agency under the Government of Gujarat Startup Policy. We offer multiple fellowship programmes for people with the insights and entrepreneurial drive to start new venture in the life sciences and healthcare, defence, smart city technologies and other areas of focus with critical unmet needs.