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

Startup by Vidya’s alumni finds space in Buon Natale

A startup company named Playard, promoted by Vidya's alumni, has taken part in the “Buon Natale 2019”, a cultural festival ...
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IEDC’s Christmas Celebration

The IEDC of Vidya organised a Christmas Celebration on 21 December 2019. The celebration was attended by Ms Swapana E ...
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Students attend Tathva’19-interface at NITC

Tathva is the annual techno-managment fest of the National Institute of Technology, Calicut. Tathva’ 19 aims to promote clean and ...
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Vidya students attend two-day hands on workshop on IoT

Saneekh N S, Vivek Wilson Neelamkavil and Vishnu K (S3 BTech EEE) attended a two-day workshop on “IOT: Pathway to ...
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Vidya’s aspiring entrepreneurs attend IEDC Summit ’19

The IEDC Summit '19: it was Asia's largest summit for aspiring entrepreneurs and it was held at Sahrdaya College of ...
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IEDC of Vidya conducts two-day project boot camp

The IEDC of Vidya organised a two-day project boot camp in the College during  31 August - 1 September 2019 ...
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