Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive 2018

The Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive, one of the most massive flagship events undertaken by the Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur is a one of its kind initiative held in 22 cities across the nation in order to stimulate the spirit of entrepreneurship and encourage students to embrace the idea of starting their own venture.


Why EAD?


“An idea can change the world” with this faith we aim at inculcating the zeal to innovate.


We help you to connect with the start-up ecosystem.

Workshops & Panel discussions

Developing a sense of teamwork and refining your thought process is one of our primary motives.


Networking with Entrepreneurs and participating in workshops would help you gain a practical experience of how a start-up functions.


Interacting with experienced Entrepreneurs and Mentors will help you to convert your dream to reality.

Funding Models

Few startups would get the opportunity to pitch their model in front of the investors thus raising capital required for the startup.

Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive (EAD) is one of the flagship initiatives started with an objective to promote Entrepreneurship in campuses across India. EAD is a series of knowledgeable sessions which comprise of series of Guest Lectures, Panel Discussion and insightful workshops.


Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur has come up with a new initiative Local Startup Meet (LSM) with an objective to address and discuss a lot of real-life problems that a startup faces in its course of a journey. Various eminent Investors, venture capitalists and ecosystem Influencers will be part of this event.


STEPSLSM Registration Process

  • Register
  • Wait
  • Submit
  • Shortlist
  • Attend
Fill out the form on EAD website.
We will reach out to you through the details filled by you on the form.
Submit your pitch deck.
Members of our team in collaboration with internal investor committee will shortlist the startup for a chance to pitch in the pitching session.
Attend the Local startup Meet in your nearest Tier 1 city.

Empresario is the annual business model competition organized by Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur in association with International Business Model Competition (IBMC).

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