We are in a process of creating a panel of experts to help us in Business Incubation,
Intellectual Property Management, Commercialization, Business Development and Industry Collaboration.
ACIC IIT (ISM) Foundation invites Proposals for collaboration from:
Since its establishment in 1926 IIT (ISM) Dhanbad has been silently contributing to strengthen the
nation’s infrastructure by offering skilled human resources who propel the industry’s leading
Although the Institute has already demonstrated its expertise in the area of Metals, Minerals,
Materials, Chemicals and Oil & Gas.
Nonetheless, the Institute has also developed expertise in new areas like ICT, Electronics, AI, ML,
Energy, Environment, Civil.
Although the institute’s body is 100 year old, it is young at heart, when it comes to embracing new
ABOUT ACIC IIT (ISM) Foundation
Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad [IIT (ISM) Dhanbad] has been
entrusted for the establishment of Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC) under the Atal Innovation
Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog, Govt. of India to encourage a spirit of entrepreneurship. We focus towards creating opportunities for the entrepreneurs by offering an incentive to explore
unique and incentivized solutions. We believe that the companies, whether they are start-ups, micro, small, medium or large, are the
backbone of the country.
Hence, it is important to provide them equitable opportunities, especially by reducing the lab to
land distance and creating a space for pre-incubation of ideas/solutions.
It is our good fortune that we are helping the nation builders.
ACIC IIT (ISM) Foundation
Get initial furnished infrastructure and space from the beginning.
Expertise of Faculty that have rich and diverse experience.
Students have cleared the world’s toughest exam and hence are the best
Our alumni are in senior position and can mentor your company/ organization.
Our intent is to offer you services and facilities so that you channelize your energy in the right
To envision an educational system oriented towards start-ups and entrepreneurship
opportunities for students and faculties.
To bring forth the path for developing entrepreneurial agenda, managing Intellectual
Property Rights (IPR) ownership, technology
licensing and equity sharing in start-ups or enterprises established by faculty and
To unleash the paradigm of an entrepreneurial mind set and facilitate start-ups by setting
up an environment of ideating, creating, and commercializing
the ventures at the institute to the core theme of the centre, anticipating that the new
business entities will generate economic value and employment
for the country and find practical business solutions to social and environmental challenges
of present days.