Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Ranchi as an Institute of National Importance under an Act of Parliament, is taking active initiative to fructify an ‘Entrepreneur Culture’ by promoting ‘Innovation’ in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) application in various areas which is unique for the state of Jharkhand in particular and India in general. With a target to reach out to all interested and potential stake holders, ‘Innovative Technology & Entrepreneur Centre (ITEC)’ is established under the aegis of IIIT Ranchi. ITEC is in process of assuming a bigger role by upgradation and getting registered as ‘Society of Incubation, Innovative Technology & Entrepreneurship (SIITE)’.

   The primary objective of ITEC at IIIT Ranchi, is to provide support and encourage the innovative part of mind of students and alumni of IIIT Ranchi that are getting admission after clearing a very competitive and tough Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – JEE (Main). It will also support students of other nearby institutes, individuals or teams that qualify the criteria laid down by the centre. Moreover, it will actively encourage operation of Virtual Incubates from anywhere in India.

Presently, ITEC will support:
  • Nascent Start Ups
  • Companies with developed ideas
  • Mentors
Following ideas are being nurtured at ITEC:

  • Infrasense - Infra red sensor for detection of temperature for COVID 19
  • Param - Remote controlled Unmanned Paramedic to cater Corona infected persons
  • Mediconsul - Android plus website based app for video consultation/appointment with doctors
  • NLP Engine - Search engine based on Natural Language Processing and Artificial Engine.

Infrastructural Provisions to Incubated Companies by ITEC:
  • Office space
  • Computers
  • Printer
  • 24x7 Broadband Internet Connection (wired and wireless)
  • Standard Furniture as decided by ITEC
  • Photocopier
  • Document Scanner
  • Access to Institute Library
  • Meeting/Conference room with Audio and projection equipment
  • Video conferencing facility
  • Laboratories

Paid Service Provisions to Incubated Companies on Part Time basis by ITEC:
  • Accounting
  • IPR filing
  • Legal support
  • Management expertise services provided provider.
  • Secretarial staff
  • Intern Support through students of Ph D, M.Tech., and B.Tech.
  • Mentorship/Consultancy by Faculties

Various landmarks of progress to be achieved through ITEC
  1. Primary Stride
    • Conceptualization of problem and identifying market opportunity
    • Development of Prototype
    • Assessment of Market and immediate Competition
    • Crucial Business Modelling
    • Team Formation
    • Intellectual property rights
    • Seed Funding
  2. Pre-Market Step
    • Providing evidence of practically achievable prototype
    • Development and enhancement of marketable product
    • Estimate of requisite financial assistance
    • Assessment of marketability
    • Integrated business plan comprising of production and sales
  3. Market Launching
    • Formation of complete business strategy
    • Pitching for Venture Funding
    • Full scale commercialization
    • Mature Team Formation
  4. Exit stage
    • Launching Business on National platform
Expertise Domain of IIIT Ranchi Extendable to ITEC
Software & Consultancy Embedded Solutions
Web Developer & Maintenance IoT applications
Search Agency for specific database Sensors & actuators
Computer vision based software Drone, robotic & automation
Networking based products VLSI products
Customize solutions for academics, government organization, health care & business

Key persons:
ChairmanProfessor Vishnu Priye, Director, IIIT Ranchi
Technical AdvisorsDr Jayadeep Pati, Assistant Professor, IIIT Ranchi
Dr Jitendra Kumar Mishra, Assistant Professor, IIIT Ranchi
Dr Shashi Kant Sharma, Assistant Professor, IIIT Ranchi
Mr Sandeep Kumar, Ad-HOC Faculty, IIIT Ranchi
Management AdvisorMr Nayak Srikant Kumar, Public Relation Officer, IIIT Ranchi
Legal AdvisorMs Madhurima Misra, Advocate – Bar Council, Kolkata High Court,
& Bar Council, Supreme Court, Delhi.