About Entrepreneurship Cell- MERI
Across India today,top companies recruit for talent, rather than knowledge; young people demand the opportunity to “make it big”; the govt of India increasingly emphasizes the need for an entrepreneurial generation, naming this the “ decade of innovation’. E-Cell at Management Education & Research Institute, Delhi is the forefront of this entrepreneurial change .
The E- Cell at MERI is managed and driven by MBA,MCA & PGDM students under the guidance of Assistant Professor Samarth Singh. The e-cell organizes a variety of activities centered on promoting entrepreneurship among students:
E Cell prepares students pursuing prog like MBA,MCA & PGDM at MERI for their entrepreneurial venture through its well drafted pedagogy which include-
Orientation and Motivation
Kickstarting the Entrepreneurial campus
Business Planning workshops
Prototype to commercialization- drafts preparation
Managing funds/ entrepreneurship finance
Social Entrepreneurship locally in the area
Glimpse of activities by Tarkash – 2019
1.Session on – Motivation for Entrepreneurship
Tarkashorganized an “Orientation session” along with a Session on “ Motivation for Entrepreneurship ’ on Friday, 23rd Aug, 2019.
Session Expert -Sh. Sandip Das ( Alumnus Harvard Business School),
Ex- CEO & Board Director Vodafone ;Group CEO & Board Director , Maxis Berhad Malaysia ; MD & CEO Reliance JioInfocommshared his successful journey of heading various organisations; the challenges as a leader and how to overcome them and remain motivated .
- E-Talk and Workshop
Tarkash organized an E- Talk and Workshop on Tuesday, 27th Aug, 2019
Expert- Sh. Ansh Gupta ( Alumnus IIM , Lucknow)CEO ,Magestic Foods- A young Entrepreneur with diversified portfolio including chocolate brand “Bogatchi” discussed the challenges he faced as a startup, arranging finance and how to build brand using E –Commerce .
- E- Talk & Workshop on – Setting Startup in Ed-Tech
Tarkah organized an E Talk and Workshop on “ Setting Startup in Ed-Tech ’ on Saturday, 31st Aug, 2019 . The invited Expert is Mr. I .Manchanda , Founder Growth Spree shared his journey as startup . He shared the challenges faced by Ed Tech and how to overcome them .
- E-Talk and Workshop
Tarkash organized E- Talk and Workshop on “ Starting Startup in Tourism” on Mon, 9th Sept , 2019.Sh. A. Bhardwaj , Founder Eduvision shared his journey from a corporate professional to an entrepreneur .He motivated and discussed – How to start Business in tourism industry; Challenges and how to overcome them.
- E-Talk and Workshop
Tarkash organized an E- Talk and Workshop on “ Opportunities in Health and Wellness” on Wed, 11th Sept , 2019 Sh. Gaurav Sharma, Herbal life Nutrition shared his journey as an entrepreneur . He motivated and discussed – How to set up health and wellness business ;Challenges and how to overcome them.
- Workshop on “ Idea Generation”
Tarkash organized Workshop on “ Idea Generation” on Saturday ,7th Sept , 2019 .During the workshop the participants shared various ideas ; market trends ; potential opportunities in various segment and various sources to study to get an understanding of the ecosystem and ideas .
E -Talk and Workshop
Tarkash organized E- Talk and Workshop on “Ideas and Making a beginning in Export” on Saturday, 21Sept , 2019 . MrVipulJain discussed with students – How to begin Exporting and challenges and requirements .
8.Mentoring Session “Hangout with Successful Start-ups”
Tarkahorganized a Mentoring Session “Hangout with Successful Start-ups” on Saturday , 18 Jan ,2020 . AmanUpadhyay -, founder Costumes 360 discussed how students can start their entrepreneurial venture and remain motivated
- Workshop on “How to plan for Start-up and legal and Ethical Steps
Tarkashorganised a Workshop on “How to plan for Start-up and legal and Ethical Steps” on Friday, 31 Jan , 2020. The workshop focused on understanding of regulatory and legal compliances for startups along with ethics for long term sustainability
- Workshop on Business Model Canvas (BMC)
Tarkashorganized a workshop on “Business Model Canvas (BMC)’ on Saturday 25 Jan , 2020 . The workshop focused on understanding the segments which form the building blocks for the business model and how to visualize it in most useful way .
11.Workhop on National innovation and Startup Policy NSP
Tarkash organized a Workhop on National innovation and Startup Policy NSP on Saturday ,1 Feb ,2020
- Session on Product Development Phases
Tarkash organized a Session on Product Development phases on Wednesday, 13th Nov, 2019 . The session focused on understanding various phases of product right from idea generation till its commercialization .
- Workshop- Social Innovations and Social Entrepreneurship
Tarkashorganized a Workshop- Social Innovations and Social Entrepreneurship on , 16th Nov, 2019 . The workshop focused on understanding startup ecosystem creating creating social impact in Agritech, healthcare, financial inclusion and education and solving Indias social problems with sustainable growth
- Mentorship Session
Tarkash organized Mentorship Session on 11 th Nov, 2019 During the mentorship session students discussed their ideas , the problems they are facing in product validation , Business Model Development . Financing , team building and launch and sought advise .
15 . Workshop – How to develop business plan for entrepreneurial finance
Tarkashorganized Workshop on ‘ How to develop Business plan for Entrepreneurial Finance’ on 27 Oct, 2019 . The workshop focused on development of Business Plan in which a sample plan was provided to students followed by discussion on key inputs to the plan
Recent Startups @ MERI
- Pen Pencil.com
- Kitabi Keera
- Indian Nova
- Sudha Occasions
- On the go solutions
- Sabka Sab Kuchh
- Sanitation India
- Be Famous
- Arya Exports
- Global Alliance
- Cuddle creativity
- Dhan Creators
- Hanger onn
- Choco holics
- Nature Spices
- Chilli Hot
- The Indian Basket House
- Power hashing solutions
- Red print services
- Kirpa Washing plant
- YY Enterprise
- VICTO- handbags
- Maya mixx
- Insurance Kendra
- Fashion Lemour
- Eduvision world voyages pvt ltd
- Brain Hub
- Yoyo restaurant
- 360 digital idea
- softapp technologies
- 4 hands decor
- Om Trader
- Incred Finance
- Bend the trend
- Body nutrition
- Raahat , NGO
- Creation mob
- 1st Cry
- Tour planner
- Organiser Buddy
E Cell “ TARKASH” congratulates all the fresh lot of entrepreneurs and wish them a successful venture. We also thank all our alumni entrepreneurs for their support .