Who we are?
Flourishing a technology business with lack of skills or support is challenging. Let’s join hands for a ‘NICE’ Partnership.
Established in the year 2020, with the goal to support deep technology startups in India, NMDC Innovation and Incubation Centre (NICE) is a joint initiative by i-TIC Foundation, IIT Hyderabad and NMDC Limited. NICE is an emerging entrepreneurship incubation center for deep-tech start-ups, providing them fellowship and incubation support under the i-TIC Foundation at IIT Hyderabad.
Our main objective is to promote the spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation in the country while facilitating financial support, mentorship from world-class team of experts, access to latest tools and technologies and ensuring that you focus on your core business, while we do the rest.
Shri Sumit Deb
CMD, NMDC Limited
“At the outset, it gives me immense pleasure to be a part of the initiative to support the startup ecosystem in the country. NMDC joins hands with ITIC Foundation, IIT Hyderabad to take forward our intent of nurturing budding startups which are working in deep tech areas. NMDC is a premier mining organisation and leading iron ore producer in the country. As a responsible corporate entity, NMDC always supported social causes which have potential impact on human lives. We are sure that the NMDC Innovation and Incubation Centre (NICE) located at iTIC foundation, IIT Hyderabad will be a go-to place for the young entrepreneurs to passionately pursue their entrepreneurship journey and create wealth for the benefit of society at large. All Forms of support to startups is envisaged as a part of this program. This will undoubtedly help to transform budding ideas to marketable products and eventually create sustainable ventures. I take this opportunity to invite young and enthusiastic entrepreneurs to take advantage of NMDCs’ initiative to pursue their dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur.”
Prof B S Murty
Director, IIT Hyderabad
“Deep Technology start-up companies are based on substantial scientific advances and tangible engineering innovation. It has profound enabling power and potential to catalyse change.’’
Our Mission for accelerating Startup Ecosystem
Calculations shape the world around us. NMDC Innovation and Incubation Centre is aiming at benefitting:
Financial Support per Start up
Stipend Per Fellow every month
Our Core Focus Areas
Believing in continuous innovation, NMDC Innovation and Incubation Centre aims to support deep tech startups in the following areas:
Startups Partner with us because
Your organization doesn’t just enrol with NMDC Innovation and Incubation Centre; we emerge as your business partner for any concern you have for your business.
Software & Tools
Startups we’re partnering with
Currently we are building following new and innovative companies who are benefitting from our varied experience in the Indian Startup Ecosystem.
Gems of our Fellowship Program
Are you the one having innovative ideas but no one to guide you down the right path? Here are some of our fellows who are challenging themselves to greater heights.