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Institution's Innovation Council

Facilities - Institution's Innovation Council

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India has established ‘MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’ to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The primary mandate of MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes.

MIC has envisioned encouraging creation of ‘Institution’s Innovation Council (IICs)’ across selected HEIs. A network of these IICs was established to promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an innovation promotion eco-system in the campuses. .

Major focus of IIC
  • To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem.
  • Start-up supporting Mechanism in HEIs.
  • Prepare institute for Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements Framework.
  • Establish Function Ecosystem for Scouting Ideas and Pre-incubation of Ideas.
  • Develop better Cognitive Ability for Technology Students.

A Certificate was issued with one golden star for establishing the MIC – Institution Innovation Council (IIC) Sona College of Technology on 21.11.2018. Based on the performance of the Sona-IIC in four months, second golden star was given in the certificate flashed Sona-IIC as star performer in the IIC web portal.

It is glad to note that Sona-IIC has been awarded 4 golden star certificate for its better performance since November 2018 till May 2019.

Contact :
Dr.M.Dhanasu,
Director/SBIC & Prof / ECE
Sona College of Technology,
Salem-636005
91 9442552722 / 0427 4099999 / 0427 4099803