ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT CELL (EDC)

Sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi

  • Entrepreneurship
  • About EDC

    Origin
        The EDC was established with the project proposal submitted to AICTE, New Delhi, on 5-2-2011 by Dr. S. Maragatham, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Dr. Rymala Mathen, Asst. Professor, Science and Humanities and has been sanctioned under the scheme RIFD/EDC, 2010-11 on 31st March 2011for a period of three years with an amount of  Rs. 7.05 lakhs (4 lakhs for recurring expenditure and Rs. 3.05 lakhs for non recurring expenditure) with Dr. Rymala Mathen as the Chief Coordinator.

    Vision
    To become an acknowledged resource centre for technology based women entrepreneurship of world class standards with the necessary support & facilities through entrepreneurship education, training, research & institution building.

    Mission
    Avinashilingam EDC will act as a repository of knowledge in the area of women entrepreneurship development and create an enabling environment to develop an entrepreneurial culture in the region thus creating women Technopreneurs through community based entrepreneurship education, training, research & institution building.
    Advisory committee

    • Chief Patron - Managing Trustee (Sri Avinashilingam Trust Institutions)
    • Patron - Chancellor, Avinashilingam Deemed University for Women, Coimbatore
    • Chair person - Vice chancellor
    • Co chair person - Registrar
    • Committee members:
    • Convenor- Chief coordinator, Entrepreneurship Development Cell

    Staff Profile

    Name of the faculty Designation Specialization Year of joining Mail-Id
    Dr. Rymala Mathen Chief Coordinator, EDC M.Sc , M.Phil, Ph.D Resource Management &Interior Design, PG Diploma in Communicative English, and
    Entrepreneurship Development
    1990 in Faculty of Home Science &
    2008 in Faculty of Engineering
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