Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)

Entrepreneurship Development Cell was established at R.M.D. Engineering College during 2013-2014 and sponsored by AICTE with a funding of Rupees Two Lakh Fifty Thousand. The members of the cell include students of all streams who are interested to become entrepreneurs in future. We regularly invite successful entrepreneurs to share their experience with our students.

Major Objectives:

  • To conduct orientation programmes for students and public to attract them into establishing their own enterprises.

  • To organize training programmes on establishing and managing industrial units.

  • To provide assistance to entrepreneurs in getting bank loans ,selection of staff and workers and dealing with day to day problems in their business.


Entrepreneurship Awareness camp

S.N

Name of the Program

Name of the Sponsorship Ogranization.

Amount(Rs)

Duration

No. of Participants

1

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2018 DST NIMAT Project EDI , INDIA

20,000

3rd-5th September2018

74(2015-2019) Batch Students

2

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2017 DST NIMAT Project EDI , INDIA

Rs 20,000

27th-29th July 2017

60(2014-2018) Batch Students

3

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2016 DST NIMAT Project EDI , INDIA

Rs 20,000

19th-20th February 2016

80(2013-2017) Batch Students)

4

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2015 AICTE

Rs 58714

19th-20th February 2015

67(2012-2016) Batch Students

5

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2014 AICTE

Rs 58714

11th-13th September 2014

89(2012-2016) Batch Students

6

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2014 DST NIMAT Project EDI , INDIA

Rs 13500

19th-21th February 2014

97(2011-2015) Batch Students

7

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp 2013 AICTE

Rs 58990

13th-16th August 2013

104(2010-2014) Batch Students

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development centre (IEDC)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development centre (IEDC) in RMD Engineering College was established in the year 2013-2014. It is funded by Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi for five years with a total grant of Rs.45,30,000/-. Out of Five completed projects for the year 2015-16, two projects are being scrutinized for patenting during 2016-2017. Two projects identified during 2014-15, patenting have been applied and it is in the process of getting the approval at the earliest.

The Mission of RMD-IEDC is to "Develop Institutional mechanism to create Entrepreneurial culture in the college to foster growth of Innovation and Entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students".

The goal of RMD-IEDC, is to bring out the software/hardware product which has market value, prepare Business which has market value, prepare business plan and to form a company. Through this student learn the value of product, costing of the product, marketing strategy, funding and the process of registration of company. Every year five student projects are funded by DST and five additional projects are supported by institute.

IEDC in the Fourth Year has been immensely proactive and driven students towards innovation and has supported them in their endeavors by providing mentorship and technical support to materialize their ideas. Students have been forth coming and have benefitted from this initiative and are successfully developing product oriented projects which solve a day to day problem. They are now forthcoming and open to take up entrepreneurship and start up after their graduation.

Technical Outcome year for the year 2017-2018

S.No

Title of the project

Outcome in terms of product/process development

Current Status

1

System for exhale controlled communication and controlling of devices using IoT Full Working Model Developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant PATENT applied

2

Enhanced Digital Voting System Full Working Model Developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

3

Design & Fabrication Hybrid Zinc Air Battery For Rural Electrification Full Working Model Developed Economical Relevant

4

Intelligent Drone For Self Security Full Working Model Developed Socially Relevant

5

Smart Bot Using IOT Full Working Model Developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

 

Technical Outcome year for the year 2015-2016

S.No

Title of the project

Outcome in terms of product/process development

Current Status

1

SMART METER Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant PATENT applied

2

Implementation of RSSI Based Smart Tollgate Automation Using WSN Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

3

Automated Shopping System Using PlC And SCADA Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

4

The Smart Helmet Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant PATENT applied

5

Aptitude to HR Trainer Full Working Model Developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

 

Technical Outcome year for the year 2014-2015

S.No

Title of the project

Outcome in terms of product/process development

Current Status

1

Hybrid Pertrol - Gas Generating System Full Working Model Developed PATENT published

2

I -Ring Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

3

Smart Grid Robot Prototype Model developed Economical Relevant

4

Autonomous Trash Pick And Sort Robotic Vehicle - Trashbot Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant PATENT applied

5

Virtual Jewelry Projecion Using Open CV And Data Mining Full Working Model Developed PATENT published

 

Technical Outcome year for the year 2013-2014

S.No

Title of the project

Outcome in terms of product/process development

Current Status

1

Performance Enhancement Of Automobile Using Thermal Energy From Exhaust Prototype Model developed Economical Relevant

2

AQUA Catherisis Using GSM Technology Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

3

Modular Robot For Rescue Operation Prototype Model developed Economical Relevant

4

Smart ATM Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant PATENT applied

5

Smart Ration Card Prototype Model developed Socially Relevant and Economical Relevant

 

Technical Outcome overall

1

Total number of projects supported so far 20

2

Total fund provided, so far Rs3389714

3

No. of Patents filed by students Four

4

No. of companies/Starts up Set up by Students One

 

RMDEC BUSINESS INCUBATOR:

  • RMD Engineering college has been recognised as Business Incubator for implementation of the scheme "Support for Entrepreneurial and Managerial Development of SMEs through Incubator under Ministry of MSME,GOI. The total expected granted for ten startups is 67.25 lakhs

  • Status : Projects are being scrutinised for proposal


 

Details of Student Entrepreneurs

S.No

Batch

Name of the Student

Entrepreneur Details

1

2013-2017

M.Sethu Raja

Sriram Planners, Chennai

2

2013-2017

R.Goutham

RAM Automation, Chennai

3

2011-2015

Mr. Bharath Vishal

http://www.vishtekstudios.com

4

2011-2015

M.SBalakumar

www.ontroapp.com

5

2009-2013

M.Lila Prasad

Om Sai prasad Laminates, Chennai

6

2011-2015

N. Kishore

JCS Fine Arts, Sivakasi