An Entrepreneurship Development club is functioning in this Institute to inculcate the culture of entrepreneurship among the students and to equip them with the skills, techniques and confidence to act as torch bearers of “Enterprise” for the new generation. Formally inaugurated on 05/08/2005 by Mr IK Ayyappan, General Manager, District Industries Centre, Thrissur, the club has around 300 student members. One of the main objectives of the club is to change the mindset on the negative attitude prevailing in the state for taking up entrepreneurship as a career.The EDC & Startup has been converted to IEDC VAST on 16-11-2016..

  • Creation of Entrepreneurship Development Cell  is on continuous basis  to help create value added jobs and services.
  • Fostering the entrepreneurial spirit. Create Awareness about Technology Incubation and Commercialization of R & D products and processes.
  • Developing tools for Technology Transfer.
  • Promote small & medium industries.
  • Assistance to existing incubates by way of specialized services e.g patenting, “Copyright” arrangement of venture capital, helping towards marketing of products & processes awareness.

EDC has a panel of Training and Technical consultants.Entrepreneurs are provided office space in the incubation centre to set up their R&D / business operations. The centre has the following facilities.

  • Finished office space with air-conditioning.
  • Furniture
  • Continuous power supply
  • Maintenance services
  • Networking
  • Start Up Village
  • Virtual Incubation
  • Project Facility for Students

Latest Events & Achievements of IEDC VAST

“Make a Robot in 90 Minutes!”

The Robotic Club - Skill Centre in association with Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) of Vidya conducted a programme ...
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IEDC’s online session for Civil Service awareness creation

The IEDC of Vidya organised an online "Civil Service Awareness Session" via Google Meet on 4 July 2021. The program ...
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Our Vidya, our pride! Vidya becomes first college in Kerala to organize Covid vaccination drive for students and staff

First time by a college in Kerala! Vidya organized a mega vaccination drive at college campus  on 6 July 2021 ...
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IEDC conducts orientation meet-up for S2 B Tech students

An online orientation session for S2 B Tech students was conducted by the IEDC of Vidya on 12 June 2021 ...
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Webinar on blockchain

The IEDC of Vidya conducted a webinar on blockchain 0n 26 June 2021. Blockchain is a technology famous for its ...
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“The treasure house is within us.”

IEDC of Vidya conducted an online talk on “Your treasure house is within; it contains all you'll ever need" on ...
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