Startup India Maharashtra Yatra

The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Startup India, The Government of Maharashtra, The Skill Development and Entrepreneurship department as well as The Maharashtra State Innovation Society have committed to create a world class technology start-up ecosystem by fostering entrepreneurship and a culture of innovation which contributes to increased knowledge, wealth and employment in our society. Through the Innovation and Start-up Policy, the government intends to create an ecosystem that produces an entrepreneur in every family of the state.  

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Entrepreneurs to be impacted Destinations

The day long boot camp in each city will include presentations on Startup India and Maharashtra Startup Policy followed by an extensive ideation workshop.

An idea pitching session will be held after each boot camp to select the foremost ideas and Startups for the Grand Finale.


Bootcamp Session Structure

09:30 - 11:00 Registrations of Students 
09:30 - 11:00 Train the Trainer Workshop (For Faculty Members)
11:00 - 11:15 Motivational talk by Succssful Entrepreneur from the State
11:15 - 11:30 Mentor Speech: Do's & Dont's for a Startup
11:30 - 12:30 Ideation Workshop
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch 
13:30 - 16:30 Idea Pitching Session 1 
13:30 - 16:30 Idea Pitching Session 2 
16:30 - 17:00 Shortlisting for Grand Finalists 


Startup India Yatra - Van

Apart from the boot camps, a Startup India Yatra van will travel to various cities of Maharashtra with the following objectives:

1. Spreading awareness about Startup India and the Maharashtra Startup Policy

2. Opportunity to pitch an idea and get selected for the acceleration programme

Numerous colleges have been identified with respect to each destination. The Van will stop at the following colleges for a day-long bootcamp along with a 90-minute Van Stop:

Startup India Maharashtra Yatra Schedule