Student Start-up and Innovation

The Student Startup & Innovation Policy (SSIP) of the Government of Gujarat is a first-of-its-kind, integrated, state-wide, university-based innovation policy in the country that shall create a much-needed Innovation and Pre-incubation Ecosystem Support for Students (IPIES) across the state, adding to the start-up ecosystem of Gujarat. The policy aims to create a culture of innovation and a spirit of entrepreneurship that the state of Gujarat already possesses.

Our Theme

Burgeoning start-up eco-system to uplift and support a brand academia-led innovation, pre-incubation, scale-up, and marketing.

Our Focus

Constitution of Student start-up and innovation Cell, C. K. Pithawalla Institute of Pharmaceutical Science & Research, Surat.


  • To facilitate and pre-incubate innovative ideas, to go through a stage of proof of concept, prototype, product, testing and trial, redesign, and development of utility.
  • To develop an environment for creativity to flourish and an end-to-end support system in educational institutions to allow ample support to innovative ideas for better execution.
  • To create pathways for the mind to market by harnessing and hand-holding projects/research/innovation/ideas of students in Gujarat.
  • To create a common platform to showcase, support, and upscale innovations for motivating stakeholders as well as for an opportunity to create value for money and value for many.