Parul University gains 1st Position on Leaderboard for National Entrepreneurship Challenge 2016
Ever year IIT-Bombay organizes all India challenge to judge entrepreneurial ecosystem of other colleges or universities with name National Entrepreneurship Challenge (NEC) where any college/university from India can participate. Every participating team supposed to perform certain number of tasks assigned by IIT-B or e-cell IIT on that basis they evaluate teams and assign marks to prepare a leaderboard which is the result of the competition. There are two stages where team can participate one is basic and another is advance. Last year PU made it to the top 5 leaderboard in the basic category. This year, under the advance category PU made achieved another heights by reaching the first position on the leader board. Moreover PU’s e-cell was also declared as e-cell of the month on the basis of scoring highest on a particular month. We at Parul University initiate activities to encourage students to become entrepreneurs who can be job creators not seekers only. We are the only campus in the state out of few in the country who have considered entrepreneurship as part of academic culture so that every student become independent with the help of their startup. Already university is having incubation centre apart from a dedicated room with name startup room where students having enough space and backup to work as per their choice timings. University’s aim is to develop entrepreneurial ecosystem of national and international standard to be the most vibrant and enterprising campus of the country.