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

First Prize and Best Faculty Award in Master Class in Digital Strategy

Students of VAST bagged the first prize(Rs.5000) and the best faculty award (Rs.2000) for Alex Chacko C ,IEDC ME committee ...
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Fab XL Residential Camp on 24th and 25th Feb ’17-Event

Fab XL Residential Camp was conducted on 24th and 25th Feb'17 in CAD/CAM Lab and Computer Center .Out of 58 ...
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Placed Third position in National level FARIDABAD SMART CITY DESIGN – Barahi Talab competition

Start up company from vidya academy of science and technology civil dept. -" Hasti Griha ", started by Athira.K (CEO) ...
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The IEDC Orientation Programme was handled by Mr. Mohammed Ramees, MVP of Microsoft was conducted on 10th Feb 2017.  Around 200 ...
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Idea Innovation Camp-Event

Idea Innovation Camp was conducted on 3rd and 4th Feb 2017 at VAST Thrissur. It is The First Camp Of ...
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Idea Innovation Camp-Achievement

Idea Innovation Camp was conducted on 3rd and 4th Feb 2017 at VAST Thrissur in Auditorium. .The winners are: 1 ...
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