TIDES TBI is the flagship program of NSTEDB, DST to promote technology based startup ideas. Applications for admission to TBI program can be made by individual innovators but the innovators/founders must ensure that a legal entity company is registered within a period of three months from the date of approval of the application for incubation in TIDES.
Technology and Engineering
Technical Lab Support
Startup Tool Kit
The nucleate & nurture innovation-driven technology based startup ideas at the academic campus
To provide a platform for speedy commercialization of technologies developed by the host institution or by any academic/technical/R&D institution or by an individual.
To build a vibrant startup ecosystem, by establishing a network between startups, academia, financial institutions, industries and other relevant stakeholders.
Both individuals and registered startups can apply however, if selected, the individuals have to register a company within 3 months of the selection.
Any Indian citizen, sole or with a team, can apply for the program.
If applying through legal entities, applying entities should fall within the definition of Startup as given by Startup India
The founders are expected to show full commitment towards the startup idea during the incubation program