Three Space Technology Incubation Centres (S-TIC) have been inaugurated at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) at Nagpur, Bhopal and Rourkela by the Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Okay Sivan.
ISRO signed bilateral Memorandum of Understanding with Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur (for Western area), Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal (for Central area), and National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (for Eastern area).
In a web-based programme on this event on Thursday, Sivan, additionally Secretary within the Department of Space (DoS), inspired the scholars to discover their entrepreneurship abilities within the house area.
The S-TIC idea is conceived with one chosen main tutorial institute taking the lead position in a specific area and offering alternatives for closing yr graduate, publish graduate and analysis students as “future budding entrepreneurs,” Sivan was quoted as saying in an ISRO assertion.
Projects of sensible relevance linked to the continued or future missions of ISRO can be made accessible to the scholars atSTIC, and their analysis consequence can be translated right into a Proof-of-Concept or prototype by way of industries inside their area, the Bengaluru-headquartered ISRO stated.