Planned and systematic approach are made for promotion of entrepreneurship under the scheme with the objectives of (i) to encourage science and technology graduate/interested individual/group of individuals to pursue entrepreneurship as a vocation with new and emerging S&T inputs.
Some of the areas where activities have been taken up:
mushroom cultivation, handicraft, floriculture, instrumentation, food processing, handloom, sericulture, leather goods and garment.
- Survey on identification of specific problem and awareness camp leading to entrepreneurship development programme had been conducted in NC Hills Districts by SSEAEP , Nagaon
- A six months training programme was conducted comprising 9 unemployed youth in leather goods and garment making training at Leather Goods and Garments Training Centre
- Deliberation of talks by ASTEC personnel among the SHG of Assam in the line of entrepreneurship development programme and setting up of small scale industry held at Rangia. The programme was organized by PRITHIVI, Rangia