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The PGDM – Entrepreneurship provides cutting – edge knowledge, skills and attitude on how to develop products and services successfully, leading to enterprise creation and growth. These can be applied in both, new ventures as well as in established ventures.

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PGDM Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Venture

It’s an AICTE approved two years full time programme which provides knowledge and skills necessary for development of ideas into sustainable business opportunities and to foster technology based innovation into your business.

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Fellow Programme in Management

With this objective, EDII launched the first-of-its-kind, ‘Fellow Programme in Management’ with emphasis on entrepreneurship in year 2014.

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The objective of this specialization is to provide students with a new orientation and way of thinking to organise and lead sustainable development through social innovation and entrepreneurship.

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About EDII: The Best College for Entrepreneurship in India

An acknowledged National Resource Institute for Entrepreneurship Education, Research, Training & Institution Building.

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), an autonomous and not-for-profit institute, set up in 1983, is promoted by apex financial institutions – the IDBI Bank Ltd., IFCI Ltd., ICICI Bank Ltd. and the State Bank of India (SBI), with support from the Government of Gujarat. The Government of Gujarat pledged 23 acres of land on which stands the majestic and sprawling EDII campus.



Today, the millennial generation is looking beyond the confines of traditional jobs and venturing into newer avenues that are driven by innovation and entrepreneurship. 

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Business Development Services & National Outreach

The Indian MSME sector is dynamic in terms of its potential for growth and expansion. If nurtured with technical know-how, innovation and creativity.

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Policy Advocacy, Knowledge & Research

Policy structure is central to the way the entrepreneurial process unfolds in a country. A friendly policy ecosystem instantly impacts entrepreneurial intent.

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Developing Economy Engagement

The cornerstones of developing economies are the entrepreneurs who form a nation’s backbone. 

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One of the cornerstones of a progressive economy is the depth and intensity of its development interventions and growth policies that reach out to every segment of the society.

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Virtual Tour of EDII

Explore EDII’s beautiful 23 acres from anywhere in the world. Get to know us better by exploring the highlights of our inspiring campus. We offer outstanding study facilities and welcoming social spaces, so you’ll have everything you need to make the most of your institute experience through your entrepreneurial journey.

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We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in their career—to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

Director General's Message

Understanding the risks involved in a business and developing the capabilities and traits, to not just overcome them but also muster all resources to float a successful business, are some of the characteristics that define an entrepreneur. EDII is about this and much more. The enterprising spirit is significantly enhanced in students so much so that they develop the conviction to see a business idea blossom into a success story.
“We welcome you into our world of entrepreneurship through this platform.”

– Dr. Sunil Shukla (Director General, EDII)

Start-up Support

EDII is a nodal institution as a part of Industries & Mines Department, Government of Gujarat promoted Start-up Policy. It has been granted support through Student Start-up Innovation Policy (SSIP) through Education Department, Government of Gujarat. It is also a part of Institutions’ Innovation Council (IIC) promoted by MHRD Innovation Cell. Students working on their startup ideas would be supported through these policy initiatives of Government of India and Government of Gujarat.

  • Honoured with AICTE Award for Supporting Start-Ups & Excellence Award for Promotional Start-ups.
  • Second-Ranked Institute in Gujarat as per GISRF (Gujarat State Institutional Rating Framework, Govt. of Gujarat, 2019).
  • Platinum Ranked Institute as per AICTE-CII (Industry Link Survey Report, 2018).
  • EDII has been supported under Students Startup and Innovation Policy (SSIP) , Government of Gujarat,2017.
  • Nodal Institute by Government of Gujarat under the "Scheme for Assistance to Startup / Innovation", under Gujarat Industrial Policy, 2015, 2020.
  • EDII is established a MHRD "Institution Innovation Council (IIC) with an aim to systematically foster the culture of Innovation.

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