About Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC)

Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell (MIC) launched the Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) program in collaboration with AICTE to systematically foster the culture of Innovation and start-up ecosystem in higher education institutions. The primary goal of this council is to inspire, encourage and nurture the young students for different activities involved in pre-incubation, incubation and making successful startups.

Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) @ SIT

Our college have established Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) for promoting different activities related to the innovation, IPR, startup and entrepreneurships. Faculties and students are the members of IIC. The IIC cell conducts quarterly meetings in every quarter to plan the quarterly activities and review quarterly conducted activities. Due to these activities, students get chance to participate in various innovation related initiatives and competition organized by MHRD. Students actively interacts with renowned businessman and academicians. They get opportunities to nurture their ideas. SIT’s IIC helps students to experiment latest technologies to get some prototype for building their confidence. Overall students get extremely healthy environment right from ideation to startups.

Major Focus Area

  1. To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem.
  2. Start-up/ entrepreneurship supporting Mechanism in HEIs.
  3. Prepare institute for Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements Framework (ARIIA).
  4. Establish Function Ecosystem for Scouting Ideas and Pre-incubation of Ideas.
  5. Develop better Cognitive Ability amongst Technology Students.


  1. To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities prescribed by Central MIC in time bound fashion.
  2. Identify and reward innovations and share success stories.
  3. Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators.
  4. Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations.
  5. Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini-challenges etc. with the involvement of industries.


S.No Name Designation Role
1 Dr.A.Senthilkumar Principal President
2 Dr.R.Tamilselvi Professor & PG Program Head- CoS Vice President & ARIIA Coordinator
3 Dr.M.Parisa Beham Professor & HoD-ECE Convener
4 Dr.S.Karthick Kumar Associate Professor, Physics Startup Activity Coordinator
5 Mr.A.Nagaraj Assistant Professor, ECE IPR Activity & Innovation Activity Coordinator
6 Ms.V.S.Chitra Assistant Professor, EEE Internship Activity Coordinator
7 Ms.G.Rajalakshmi Assistant Professor, IT NIRF Coordinator
8 Ms.S.Meenakshi Assistant Professor(SG), CSE Social Media Coordinator
9 Dr.C.Kailasanathan Professor & PG Program Head- CAD CAM Member
10 Dr.A.M.Arunmohan Associate Professor, Civil Member
11 Dr.S.Vijayarajan Associate Professor, EEE Member
12 Dr.Maheshwaran Eswaran Assistant Professor(SG), BME Member
13 Dr.R.Sathishkumar Assistant professor(SG), Maths Member
14 Dr.S.Ramesh Assistant professor(SG), English Member
15 Mr.J.Vairamuthu Assistant professor , Mech Member
16 Mr.B.Rajeshkannan Assistant professor , Mech Member
17 Ms.K.Sithika Banu Assistant professor, Chemical Member
18 Ms.R.Nageshwari Assistant professor , Bio Tech Member
19 Ms.M.Uma Maheswari Assistant professor , CSBS Member
20 Mr.M.Jothibass Assistant professor(SG) , Agri Member


The National Innovation and Startup Policy 2019 for students and faculty of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) will enable the students, faculties and staff to actively engage in innovation and entrepreneurship related activities. This framework will also facilitate Ministry of Human Resource Development in bringing uniformity across HEIs in terms of Intellectual Property ownership management, technology licensing and institutional Startup policy, thus creating a robust innovation and Start up ecosystem across all HEIs. 


The National Innovation Start-up Policy (NISP) committee has been constituted to promote Innovation Start-up activities in our College and following are the members of the National Innovation Start-up Policy committee.
S.no Name Role
1 Dr.A.Senthilkumar Head of the Institution
2 Mr.G.Rajamurthy , Vice Chairman, Export Promotion Centre Industry Expert,
3 Dr.R.Tamilselvi, Professor & PG Program Head , CoS Coordinator
4 Dr.M.Parisa Beham, Professor & HoD, ECE Convener
5 Mr.A.Nagaraj, Assistant professor,ECE Co-convener
6 Dr.C.Kailasanathan, Professor & PG Program Head, CAD CAM Member
7 Dr.S.Karthick Kumar, Associate Professor, Physics Member
8 Dr.S.Vijayarajan, Associate Professor, EEE Member
9 Ms.V.S.Chitra, Assistant Professor, EEE Member
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