Gujarat Technological University(International Innovative University), commonly referred as GTU, is a statewide institution affiliating many engineering, pharmacy, and management colleges and varsities across the western Indian Districts of Gujarat. The university is headed by the state government and came into existence on the 16th of May, 2007 .Earlier, Gujarat University was the prime university of Gujarat state heading all colleges including technical colleges. To ensure more efficient, and systematic imparting of technical education, the state government formulated GTU.
Imagination is the base of innovation. So we at GIC nurture the soft skills and talent of the students to lead their imagination in a proper way. GIC has been designed to establish close bonding between industries, entrepreneur and students to make research and development at the University relevant to the needs of industries at national and international levels. It aims to involve the industries, along with the students and faculty members, in an innovation campaign, whereby GTU rejuvenates technology education and develops quality research at the University and helps create a culture of design, new and improved products and processes in our industry.
The Council targets to create a management system, which uses the existing structures and facilities by bringing them together for working for innovation. The council has decided to document every single success and to make the information available to all the stake-holders to develop self-confidence in the whole of the system. One key aim of this mission is to develop inter-relationship for national and international collaborations for innovation in the fields of Science, Engineering, Technology and Management. The Innovation Council has started strategic steps to establish a close and continuing inter-action between the industries & businesses and the students & faculties in all the undergraduate and postgraduate courses like Engineering, Management, pharmacy, MCA and Polytechnics and the faculty members in GTU.
GTU has been working for start-ups since last five years. It is the first of its type University in India to work for start-ups. Observing this GTU has started its own incubator to facilitate start-ups and student start-ups. At GTU-Incubator we are trying to provide as much as facilities to start-ups for their sustenance. We provide facilities like Infrastructure, Mentoring, Guidance in marketing, Business development and many more. Apply at GTU-Incubator to feel the change in start-up ecosystem.
“EXCELLENCE HAS ALWAYS, BEEN ACHIEVED BY THOSE, WHO DARE TO BELIEVE THAT SOMETHING INSIDE THEM IS SUPERIOR THAN CIRCUMSTANCES”