सेंटर्स ऑफ़ एंटरप्रेन्योरशिप

ई.पी. भुवनेश्वर


Location: Bhubaneswar being the capital city of Odisha houses the leading Indian IT companies, ranks 3rdin terms of ease of doing business by World Bank in its 2009 "Doing Business – Sub national reports for India ranks", ranks the 5th in terms of ease of starting & closing a business, 1st in terms of ease of EXIM, and is attracting plenty of entrepreneurial activities. The Startup Policy of Odisha also project Bhubaneswar to become the startups hub with 1000 startups in next 5 years and become one of the top 3 startup hubs of India.

Partners: The partners include MeitY, STPI, Govt. of Odisha, IESA and IIIT-Bhubaneswar.

Target Beneficiaries: The EP-Bhubaneswar intends to support and nurture 40 startups over a period of 5 years.

Duration: This CoE is envisaged initially for 5 years which may be extended further based on mutual agreement among all stakeholders.

Budget & Source of Funding: The total budgetary outlay of this CoE is approximately Rs. 22.44 crore.

EP - Bhubaneswar

Facilities & Services

  • 100 Ready-to-work Plug & Play space.
  • Access to APIs, payment gateways and sandbox environment of Partner Bank.
  • Sandbox environment of NPCI.
  • CANVAS Technology of M/s.Intellect
  • Technical mentoring & support.
  • Access to financial resources (angel funding, seed fund, VC etc)
  • Access & support towards networking & marketing activities.
  • A comprehensive screening process in the form of Hackathons and Business/Idea Challenge etc. will be conducted for the selection of the best start-ups.

Chief Mentor

ई.पी. भुवनेश्वर

श्री प्रदीप गुप्ता

अध्यक्ष और एम.डी.

The Chief Mentor will be associated with all activities and be the guiding light & anchor for the CoE.

Head of CoE

ई.पी. भुवनेश्वर

श्री मानस रंजन पंडा

निदेशक, एसटीपीआई - भुवनेश्वर



Electropreneur Park, Bhubaneswar is the 2nd ESDM CoE envisioned to create a holistic ecosystem for encouraging R&D, innovation, and entrepreneurship in the ESDM sector and create IPRs within the country,encourage indigenous product development and maximize domestic value addition.

Back to Top