COEP’s Bhau Institute of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership
Step 1: Apply to the program through our website www.bhau.org by filling and submitting the application form.
Step 2: Shortlisting of start-ups for personal first idea pitching program.
Step 3: Incubation program will start for the selected start-ups after passing through the successful completion of whole process.
No. Bhau institute do not provide any upfront seed funding. Once your idea gets validated, Bhau Institute will help you to raise funds with the help of our ecosystem partners of Seed/Angel investors. Bhau Institute will also provide you information on the various government funding schemes. In addition, Bhau Institute will provide you with help in kind via our various technology and industry partners to bring your idea to the minimum viable product (MVP) stage.
YES. An already funded startup is also eligible for the incubation program. However, terms and conditions vary in this case. Please get in touch with us.
NO. It is not necessary to get relocated to Pune fulltime for this program. We have customized our incubation programs to cater to all candidates. Our “Pre-Incubation” and “Virtual Incubation” programs can support offsite start-ups. Majority of the meetings, business, and technical mentoring can be conducted remotely. While we support virtual incubation, we will expect you to be physically present for detailed review once in 2 months, investor’s event, and specific technical and business training, workshops related to the further maturation of your start-ups.