Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurs (TIDE) 1.0

Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurs (TIDE) Scheme was put in place by MeitY in 2008 to promote innovation by nurturing startups in Information Technology, Communications (ICT) domain. Under the TIDE Scheme, financial assistance is provided to Institutions of Higher Learning to strengthen their Technology Incubation Centres for enabling young entrepreneurs to create technology startup companies for commercial exploitation of technologies developed by them. Under the scheme, 27 TIDE Centres and 2 Virtual TIDE centres have been supported at institutes of higher learning all over India.

List of TIDE 1.0 Centres

There are 27 TIDE centres under the TIDE scheme are being supported at academic institutions across India, which are as follows:

  1. Innovation and Incubation Centre (TIIC), Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management (ABV-IIITM), Gwalior
  2. Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE), IIT Bombay
  3. Amrita Technology Business Incubator (Amrita-TBI), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University
  4. Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT), IIT Delhi
  5. Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC), Banasthali Vidyapith
  6. IITGN Incubation Centre (IIC), IIT Gandhinagar
  7. Technology Business Incubator, BITS Pilani
  8. IITG-Technology Incubation Centre (IITG-TIC), IIT Guwahati
  9. Society for Technology Incubation & Development of Entrepreneurs (STIDE), CURAJ
  10. SIDBI Innovation and Incubation Center (SIIC), IIT Kanpur
  11. DA-IICT Centre for Entrepreneurship and Incubation (DCEI),DA-IICT
  12. Science Technology Entrepreneurship Park (STEP), IIT Kharagpur
  13. IIITA Info Communication Incubation Centre (IIIC), IIIT Allahabad
  14. Rural Technology and Business Incubator(RTBI), IIT Madras
  15. IIITB Innovation Center, IIIT Bangalore
  16. Center for Innovation and Business Incubation (CIBI), IIT Ropar
  17. Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CIE), IIIT Hyderabad
  18. KIIT Technology Business Incubator (KIIT-TBI), KIIT, Bhubaneswar
  19. Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), IIM Ahmedabad
  20. Technology Business Incubator- NITC (TBI-NITC), NIT Calicut
  21. Nadathur S Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL), IIM Bangalore
  22. NITK- Science Technology Entrepreneurship Park (NITK-STEP), NITK Surathkal
  23. ROLTA Innovation and Incubation Centre, MANIT Bhopal
  24. Centre for Entrepreneurship Development and Incubation (CEDI), NIT Trichy
  25. Society for Innovation & Development (SID), IISc Bangalore
  26. Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurship (TIDE-UoH), University of Hyderabad
  27. IIT Roorkee