The Institute Innovation Council (IIC) at HNB Garhwal University are a manifestation of the Ministry of Education's directive to foster innovation and entrepreneurship within the realm of higher education. With a dynamic mission, we serve as a catalyst for innovation, providing a comprehensive platform for students and the academic community to cultivate an environment of creativity and growth.
As per the invitation received by the university officials from the MOE, the university formed a cell named ‘Institute Innovation Council’ (IIC) following the MOE IIC guidelines. The university registered in the MOE Innovation cell portal on dated 20-11-2018 and was further upgraded in March 2023 with faculty and student representation.
Our multifaceted initiatives encompass a wide spectrum of activities, aligning with the ministry's mandates, celebrating significant milestones, and undertaking self-driven endeavours. In addition to organizing a plethora of innovation-focused programs, we host distinguished figures who impart their wisdom and insights to inspire the next generation of innovators. Some of our flagship events include the commemoration of Innovation Day, National Science Day, National Technology Day, National Technology Day, and World Creativity and Innovation Day. We also mark the remarkable day of Chandrayaan-3's Successful Moon Landing.
Our activities span across a spectrum, encompassing lectures, workshops, and hands-on experiences. These include creating the YUKTI Innovation Repository and participating in the Innovation Challenge, conducting Entrepreneurship Development Workshops, orchestrating Workshops on Prototype and Process Design, and Development. Furthermore, we host lectures focusing on the Contributions of Indian Scientists to India's Freedom.
Through these endeavours, the IIC at HNB Garhwal University play an integral role in nurturing a culture of innovation and economic growth within our academic institution and beyond, equipping students with the skills and mindset necessary to embark on entrepreneurial journeys.