Research and Innovation

Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC) RISE Association, supported by AIM, NITI Aayog (Govt. of India), aims to nurture Innovation and Entrepreneurial culture in Semi-urban and Rural India. ACIC RISE brings together startups, industry mentors, eminent academicians from reputed institutions of India and abroad who thrive on continuous interaction of theory and practice. ACIC RISE encourages young minds, students, and Innovators to undertake entrepreneurship as a career option and set up a successful startup venture. The incubator has Co-working space, computer facilities, and advanced labs in Drone Technology, Cyber Security, and 3D printing. ACIC RISE with its world-class infrastructure is creating a conducive environment for young innovators to grow and scale their ventures.

Focus Areas:

  • Social Ventures
  • Student Startup Ideas
  • Women Entrepreneurs
  • For-Profit enterprises


  • Supported 34+ Startup Ideas
  • 2000 individuals reached
  • 6 IPRs filed
  • 30+ Knowledge Sessions
  • 200+ Jobs created

ACIC RISE Association offers the following facilities to Startups and entrepreneurs


  • Co-working space
  • High-speed internet and computer facilities
  • Workshop, Competitions, and Training sessions.
  • Access to world-class Labs
  • Industry & investor connect
  • IPR (Patent filing) & legal support services
  • Peer-to-Peer Learning.
  • Mentorship and advisory support
  • Funding Support


  • Drone Technology
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Cyber Security


LAUNCHPAD Pre Incubation Program: Pre Incubation Program encourages entrepreneurial mindset in students and researchers helping them to take up their Idea to a minimum viable product. The dedicated team along with mentors, resources available in the ecosystem helps the young minds to nurture and build their expertise in building prototypes.

Envision Incubation Program aims to nurture innovative and scalable solutions which can solve pressing issues, making them sustainable and investable. Under the 11-month incubation program, Startups will undergo intense interactive sessions and hands-on workshops delivered through Masterclasses. The program also facilitates Industry connections, Mentoring support, and access to a pool of Investors and networking opportunities.

Research & Publications Patents Startup Ideas Funded Projects
4000+ 900+ 34+ 14+ Crores