Entrepreneurship Development Cell

Entrepreneurship Development Cell was established on 3rd August 2021 with a vision to bridge the gap between Industry and Academia and aiming to instill an entrepreneurial spirit among individuals. Our team work towards igniting the concealed entrepreneurial potential of students and faculties. By bridging the network gap that exists in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and also by addressing the issues hindering growth in India’s Healthcare based start-ups, we aim to create a platform for future student entrepreneurs and start-ups.

The Objectives of EDC:

1) Organizing Entrepreneurship Awareness and Development Programmes.

2) Organizing Guests Lecture regarding entrepreneurship.

3) Arranging site visits for prospective entrepreneurs.

4)Guiding and Assisting students on various aspects such as preparing project reports, obtaining project approvals, loans and facilities from agencies of support systems and information on various technologies.

5) Conducting skill development training programmes for Entrepreneurship for students.


S. No.NameDesignationRole
1Dr R S NeelakandanVice Chancellor, Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research Chairman
2Dr. D. ChamundeeswariRegistrar, Meenakshi Academy Higher of Education and ResearchMember of EDC
3Mrs AnuradhaFaculty of Humanities and ScienceHead of EDC
4Mrs AnithaFaculty of Humanities and ScienceConvenor, EDC
5Mrs MalarvizhiFaculty of Humanities and ScienceCo-Convenor, EDC
6Dr Nandini SureshProfessor, MADCHPresident IIC
7Dr Shyam SivasamyProfessor, MADCHConvenor IIC
8Mr. K Shree JayaramCoordinator, IICInnovation activity co-ordinator
9Dr PonmuruganAssociate Dean, IPR, MAHERIPR Expert