About E-YUVA Centre, Adamas University (Supported by BIRAC, A Govt. of India Enterprise)

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is a not-for-profit Section 8, Schedule B, Public Sector Enterprise, set up by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India as an Interface Agency to strengthen and empower the emerging Biotech enterprise to undertake strategic research and innovation, addressing nationally relevant product development needs.
E-YUVA Centre was established in Aug 2021 at Adamas University through the support of BIRAC, A Govt. of India enterprise. This is one of the 10 such centres in India fostering translational research, innovation and entrepreneurship.

  • The scheme is mandated to promote a culture of applied research and need oriented (Societal or industry) entrepreneurial innovation among young students and researchers.
  • The main vision of this centre is to stimulate, foster and enhance the strategic research and innovation capabilities of the Indian biotech industry, addressing the needs of the largest section of society.
  • The centre supports and nurtures innovators and entrepreneurs through R&D, Infrastructural Support, Mentorship. The support is extended from UG students to Post Doc Fellows in the form of E-YUVA Fellow and Innovation Fellow.

Key Strategies

Key Strategies
Key Strategies

Support Provided

Other salient supportive features provided by US for better nurture of the students/innovators:
  1. Grooming and training of the innovators
  2. Facilities like IP, Legal, Marketing, Networking, Regulatory support
  3. Skill development program, leadership capacity building program
  4. Creation of business plan and milestones with-in timeline
  5. Support to participate in Hackathons/Ideation events
  6. Assistance for prototype development, marketing assistance
  7. Connection with the technical experts, industry, and other assistance in this context.
Support Provided