An acceleration program designed specifically for startups working with AI, AR / VR, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Robotics, NLP and other deep tech.
Upto 40L seed fund for your startup to grow
Explore, learn, connect with the Professors from IIITH
Dive in the Environment, Network and accelerate through our events
Access to Cloud credits
Startup should be registered in India.
Startup should have full-time founder.
The startup should ideally have basic MVP in place along with customer validation.
The startup should be based on emerging technologies.
If you get selected for the accelerator then you have to pay INR 4500/- per seat and taking up incubation space is mandatory (minimum one seat).
The shortlisted applicants will be informed by CIE and invited to the pitching session at IIIT-H. The applicants will have to pitch to a panel. The selected ones will be informed about their selection in a week’s time.
Yes, funding is one of the key offering of this programme. Depending on the development stage as well as the pitch deck along with the tech validation, seeding funding could be up to 25 Lakhs.
A new cohort is conducted twice a year and each cohort runs for six-months.
CIE has a very structured approach to supporting startups. The mentors unlike other programs deep dive to understand our journey and hence inputs are very relevant and valid helping us scale.
CIE has played a crucial role in our company’s growth journey so far. It has offered us the perfect support we needed with the right combination of funding, technological support and well-tailored mentoring sessions which propelled our company in the right direction.
The focus of CIE on deep tech space makes it a dedicated incubator which justifies the tag “Deep tech incubator”. The team has a passion for enabling the start-ups in every way possible be it events, professor connect etc., creating a good environment for start-ups to grow.