Aims at institutionalizing mechanism, which could act as support system for final yearstudents and technocrat entrepreneurs. The Entrepreneurs Development Cell set up at the college is expected to act as a tool to promote entrepreneurship and self-employment amongst technical students as an attractive and viable career option.

With a view to exposing students of academic institutions to various facets of entrepreneurship and sensitizing them to entrepreneurship as an alternate career, Entrepreneurship Development Cell has been formed in S. G. Balekundri Institute of Technology (SGBIT), Since its inception various faculties have undergone for exposure of Faculty development programme of Entrepreneurship Development Cell so that in future they can contribute towards basic objectives of Entrepreneurship Development Cell.

Objective of Entrepreneurship Development Cell

To create awareness among faculty and students of Engineering and Science courses about various facets of entrepreneurship as an alternative career option as also to highlight the merits of pursuing such an option.

Target Group

Science and technology graduates/diploma holders or those who are doing their final year diploma/degree in engineering / technology / science and other management graduates.

Entrepreneurship Development Cell Team Members :

  • Prof.Narayan ABl
  • Prof. Anandreddi N
  • Prof. Suprit M
  • Prof. Manjunath S
  • Prof. Santosh R
  • Prof.Prashant D


The Entrepreneurship cell of SGBIT guided students to start their own ventures .Few such examples of success stories are as below:

  • Mr. Raviraj Patil: S. S. Fabrication (Mobile: 8050424727)
  • Mr. Abhijeet Patil : Fabrication unit. (Mobile: 9880074098)
  • Mr. Sayes Patil: Hydraulic Press firm.

The Entrepreneurship cell tried to help them in all possible ways & the budding entrepreneurs are growing successfully.

Events :

Programs undertaken by Entrepreneurship Development Cell of SGBIT are as followed

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp is organized by SGBIT with an objective to sensitizing students to take entrepreneurship as an alternate career, thus final year students from all the streams of SGBIT have shown the interest to participate in the Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp.

The programmes were conducted in association with MSME, Hubli, and VTU and highly appreciated by students to refine their skill as future Entrepreneurs. After successful completion,a Certificate of EDCwas given to the students.


Programme Name

In association with

Events Date

1 Entrepreneurship Awareness camp Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi 6th to 8th of Oct 2016
2 Entrepreneurship Awareness camp Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi & LaghuUdyogBharati, Karnataka 5th to 6th March 2018
3 National conference on “skill development and entrepreneurship” S.G. Balekundri Institute of Technology, Belagavi. 27th to 28th April 2018
4 Awareness Program on Support For Entrepreneurial and Managerial Development of MSME Through Incubators LaghuUdyogBharathi and MSME, GOI 17th Sep 2019