Dr. Santosh Vyas
Message from Director
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University has been key pillar of Capacity Building and Growth of Marathwada region. Over the decade it helped development of young minds to pursue academic excellence. Now, as we enter the VUCA world (Environment full of Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity) we are faced with number of new challenges e.g. Environmental Degradation, Global Warming, Water Scarcity, Affordability of Healthcare, Food & Nutritional Security etc. While emerging disruptive technologies such as Biotechnology, Artificial Intelligence, New materials, Automation and Sensors are providing level playing tools to young and creative minds, It’s important to harness this creativity to develop applications that will solvecritical unmet needs of the society.Increasingly Innovation and Entrepreneurship are becoming wheels of the societal development. Bajaj Incubation Centre set up by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University is a platform for innovators and entrepreneurs from Marathwada region who are passionate to solve unmate needs of the market through their creativity & technology backed solutions.
The centre will play crucial role in hand holding of bright ideas from students, lecturers, professors, researchers, grass root innovators as well as individuals from Marathwada region to create competitive, market ready and sustainable start-ups and business of tomorrow. Through it’s state of the art infrastructure, University Research Centres, Forthcoming prototyping labs, Panel of eminent mentors from Industry & Academia centre will de risk the incubatee start-ups to enhance their chance to succeed. It will enable entrepreneurs to seek seed and growth capital from various government, non-government funding agencies, HNI’s, Angel investors and Venture Capital Firms. We will help entrepreneurs to identify potential of in their innovation, protect them under IPR law framework and provide access to markets. We are working towards creation of world class start up ecosystem right here in Aurangabad.
We are proud to mention that we have recently received grant approvals under Atal Innovation Mission and Maharashtra State Innovation Society under it's prestigious funding program. I firmly believe, Bajaj Incubation Centrewill become nucleus for the future growth of the region. I invite you all to be part of this exciting journey.