Students are passionate about solving problems and bringing about change.
They aspire to innovate and dream to become entrepreneurs.
Many of them do work on innovative solutions during the education.
But these dreamers, aspiring innovators, wannabe entrepreneurs, seek employment after graduation because they fear failure.
The FORGE.FELLOWS pre-incubation program from FORGE is offered as a 2 year Startup Masters Program leading to a M.E/M.Tech degree Offered by KCT, Awarded by Anna University, and Approved by AICTE.
The program aims to support engineering graduates innovate solutions by applying cutting-edge technologies in the areas of IoT sensors & networks, 3D printing, desktop fabrication, industrial automation, robotics, low-volume electronics manufacturing & assembly, artificial intelligence & machine learning, big data analytics, cloud computing etc.
After achieving deployment ready solutions through rapid prototyping in the first year of the program, these innovators are offered support to launch their products in the market, operate a business, and become a successful enterprise within 2 years. In the second year of the program they get financial support in the form of startup grant, along with extensive mentoring, access to markets, and other incubation services and resources necessary to make their startups ready to become successful enterprises.
Qualified for incubation, investment & acceleration services
Connect with 360D startup ecosystem
Opportunity to pitch & raise investments
Chance to become a part of startup delegation & visit overseas
6-12 months industrial training/internship in top MNCs
Choose 6 enrichment tracks offering immersive mentoring & career guidance
Most comprehensive M.E./M.Tech program with maximum no. of credits
Opportunity for an international research program
Year 1: Semester 1 & 2 Rs. 75,000 each
Year 2: Semester 3 & 4 Rs. 50,000 each