Our mission is to strengthen the ecosystem for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at IIT
Madras and bridge gaps between the Institute and marketplace. The following points
outline the mission of GDC in terms of how we propose to interact with our stakeholders - Faculty, Students, Research Scholars, Corporates and Government.
- How can research from our labs transform lives of common people and develop
- How can the Institute channel creativity and energy of students in order to make
them successful managers and entrepreneurs and make greater impact on their
- How can the Institute’s academic projects and research papers be better
transformed into technological breakthrough products and successful businesses?
- How can our Institute use innovation to better collaborate with industry and
government to enable more coherent policy formulation?
- How can our Institute align the technological expertise of our faculty and research
scholars with the commercial instincts of industry to develop tomorrow’s products
- How can innovation be better understood and practiced for it to permeate every
aspect of campus life?