Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Established in 2010 - Formerly Entrepreneurship Development Cell Later renamed as CIE. Besides promoting Entrepreneurship, the Cell encourages students to work on innovative projects.

Real time projects in various domains ranging from software application development to core engineering solutions like Energy Audit, Solar still for distilled water production, Water level controller, etc… have been attempted by the members.

Through CIE, KCET has entered into a MoU with TCS iON for conducting Online Examinations including prestigious entrance Exams like GATE & JIPMER, using the vast IT infrastructure at its lean time. This is typically a process out sourcing operation of TCS iON through which KCET serves over 6000 people, besides generating useful revenue.

The growth of CIE is magnanimous and it has organised various programmes for Govt. of India & Govt. of Tamil Nadu in a short span of time from its birth. Especially, 67days of programme has been conducted for 75 beneficiaries from 7districts during the last academic year alone.

CIE of KCET has grown up to the status of Collaborating agency to EDI from implementing partner during the last academic year. This is a special feature available with a few reputed Universities alone & KCET today stands unique.


Academic Year

Programme Organized

2009 - 2010

  1. Enterpreneurship Awarness camp

2011 - 2012

  1. Business Skil Development Programme
  2. Youcan be an Entrepreneur (for SC youth)
2012 - 2013

  1. Business Skil Development Programme

2013 - 2014

  1. Entreprenurship Development Programme - NEEDS (New Entreprenur - cum - Entreprise Development Scheme)
  2. Entreprenurship & Skil Development Programme on Office Automation & Desktop Publishing
  3. Entreprenurship Development Programme

2014 - 2015

  1. Entreprenurship & Skil Development Programme on Computer Hardware & Networking

2015 - 2016

  1. National Level Youth Entrepreneurship Development - Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development
  2. Internet Safety


Contact Details


Nodal Officer – CIE.

                Contact No. : 99434 30733




                Contact No. : 04142 285617