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Eklavya Services

(Revised 10 March 2012)

About the Program

The program aims to support and nurture entrepreneurial science-based companies with advice and referrals, service offerings, access to resources, for networking and visibility.


  • Services: Advisory Service, permission to use Associate Incubatee Logo ( for start-ups that are not resident in NCL Innovation Park) , VC library membership, institutional membership of IPFACE.
  • This service provides automatic enrollment into Associate Incubatee Program of Venture Center. An Associate Incubatee shall become a brand conveying a spirit of "Scientific Innovation" and a company that brings high ethical standards and has access to quality services, relevant resources and rich networks. Start-ups that are not resident in NCL Innovation Park will get an opportunity to use the associated brand value.(See details at
  • Members of INCLUDE (See details at can avail of the Eklavya Service.
  • Discounts available on infrastructural support & scientific facilities.


CategoryService offering
Advice and referrals
  • Clients shall receive monthly 5 hours of advisory services free of cost.(Value: Rs 2500 for 5 hours)(See details of benefits at (
  • Advice will be focused in following areas:
    • Fund raising
    • Business planning
    • Strategy & company management
    • Financial planning & management
    • IP & technology commercialization
  • Special focus: Referrals for bio-tech related issues
  • 20% discount on Venture Center's advisory services for over 5 hours
  • The Venture Center will make efforts to connect AIP members to any opportunities relating to events, funding, networking etc from time to time as the opportunities arise and come to the Venture Center's attention.
Visibility and branding
  • Permission to use the above logo (Associate Incubatee - Venture Center). Permission to declare/ announce membership in the Associate Incubatee Program of Venture Center. Only for non- resident incubatees.
  • Listing on Venture Center's website as an Associate Incubatee Program members
Website development
Infrastructural support
Scientific facilities
Library and Information services
IP related services
RIFC Services
  • Discounted services (discount =30%): Mentoring from regulatory experts, general advisory, planning regulatory pathway, standards interpretation, document preparation and review, risk management, clinical advice, clinical trial study plan (See details of RIFC services at )
For bio-tech, bio-mass, bio-engineering & bio-med companies
  • Introductory offer valid for sign-ups until 31 Mar 2013 ! FREE for first 3 months on signing up. Courtesy: Membership supported by DBT-BIRAC. (NEW --- Extension of offer till 31 Mar 2013)
  • Access to bio tech workshops & training programmes at discounted incubatee rates.
  • Inclusion in BIO-PUNE network
  • Venture Center expertise and service offerings for Bio incubators are listed at
For companies that are winners of various challenges under the schemes of Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) , Ministry of Defence and have been formally accepted as an incubatee by the Venture Center under the iDEX framework of Partner Incubator.
  • 100% discount for 12 months or the duration of the iDEX project, whichever comes earlier



Contact information
Head Incubation & Mentoring
Venture Center
100, NCL Innovation Park
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road
Pune - 411008
Phone: +91-9172232211