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

Vidya’s IEDC awarded Rs 1 lakh for best performance

The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC) of Vidya has been presented with an accreditation bonus of Rs. 1 lakh ...
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IEDC organises 3-day Boot Camp

The IEDC of Vidya organised a three-day residential Boot Camp during 29 - 31 March 2019. The Camp was aimed ...
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Vidya students interact with industry leaders

A group of students associated with the IEDC of the College got a rare opportunity to interact with industry leaders ...
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IEDC members attend IoT Application Development Workshop by ICT Academy

The IEDC members of Vidya, along with students from other colleges, attended the IoT Application Development Workshop organized by ICT ...
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FOSSers Club of Vidya conducts one day workshop on Python

The FOSSers Club of the College, along with Student Developer Society, conducted one-day workshop on the Python programming language on ...
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Second edition of Vichintya 2K19 held

The second edition of Vichintya, a one-day Inter-Polytechnic College Project Expo and Paper Presentation Competition organised by Vidya, was held ...
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