Mahindra e-hub Incubation Program

Mahindra e-hub (Me-H) is an integral part of the centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) at Mahindra University (MU).
The Mahindra e-hub Incubation Program is specifically designed to help early stage to mid stage start-ups looking for accelerating their pace and scale up. Entrepreneurs joining Mahindra e-hub are provided with the best opportunities and knowledge to refine their idea, launch their enterprises, grow it into scalable business. The duration of the program is three months. Participants can get a chance to connect, contact and get to know the professionals and investors from different sectors. Mahindra e-hub would periodically also conduct short duration certificate programs in entrepreneurship for potential entrepreneurs from outside of the University who are having innovative business ideas.

Incubation Facility

The Incubation facility at CEI has been set up intending to harness the intellectual potential and the spirit of enterprise among the students, faculty, and alumni of the university.

It also intends to nurture those who want to solve social, economic, and civic challenges through technology cutting across various sectors of the economy. At its core, e- Hub is a technology-based incubator that is industry agnostic and is driven by critical thinking, innovation, and a spirit of enterprise.

Incubation Facility
Mahindra e-hub offers you:


Mahindra e- hub (Me-H) is spread over 2000 sq. feet of area, which can accommodate 15 entrepreneurs. The incubation centre facilitates through starting, shaping and scaling up innovative ventures resulting from student-faculty research.

Some facilities offered are:

Operation Model

The increasing interest among students, faculty and alumni in pursuing their innovative ideas and treading the path of entrepreneurship has led to the creation of one of the kind operational model of incubation at Mahindra e-hub. The model includes three phases – pre-incubation, incubation, and graduation.

Process Pre-Incubation Incubation Graduation
  • Entrepreneurship curriculum
  • Certificate courses
  • Workshops
  • Idea to product
  • Technical feasibility
  • Proof of concept
  • Seed- Fund support
  • Legal Advice
  • Investor connects
  • Support in hiring
  • Business Plan
  • Entrepreneur readiness
  • Team – Idea fit
  • Idea- Product Fit
  • Product- Market Fit
  • Market- Business Fit
  • Launching a Start-up


Mahindra e-hub would release twice a year call for recruiting a new cohort to generate an adequate number of applications to incubate. A selection committee would be constituted having members from the start-up ecosystem and potential investors. Carefully selected entrepreneurs based on their commitment, readiness and incubation potential will be a part of the cohort.


The incubation phase is composed of several activities that help the entrepreneur and the start-up to be market-ready. The following activities are performed to support the entrepreneur:


Incubation Manager

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With a Master’s degree in Political Sciences (Public Administration) & Fine Arts (Music), Sreeparna has more than 7 years of experience in various workspaces ranging from elementary education (PRT Music) in Kendraya Vidyalaya to managing the Creative Arts Program at IIT Hyderabad. She has completed her B ED Degree in Social Science and also have a Diploma in HR. Currently she is pursuing her Management Degree in Business Administration from NMIMS. She has worked as Program Coordinator for MeitY TIDE 2.0 Program at IIT Hyderabad and served as Incubation Manager at IIT Madras Incubation Cell.

Incubation Manager
Ms. Sreeparna Chowdhury

Incubation Manager
Department of CEI