Entrepreneurship promotion, business incubation and seed funding
Venture Center strives to nucleate and nurture technology and knowledge-based enterprises by leveraging the scientific and engineering competencies of the institutions in the “Pune region” in India. The Venture Center is a technology business incubator specializing in technology startups offering products and services exploiting scientific expertise in the areas of materials, chemicals and biological sciences & engineering. (Premnath, 2007 – current)
On 11 May 2016, Venture Center won the National Award for Technology Business Incubators for the year 2015. The award was given by the honorable President of India.