Kerala Startup Mission is set to organise the Idea Fest during the first week of April 2018. The 10th Idea Day organised by KSUM is aimed at promoting the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among the youth of the state. This event will focus exclusively on innovative projects by students in Kerala.
The Stage 1 Application form is an interest form that opened on 25 January 2018. The form will be open until March 4, 2018, and students interested in Idea Fest may still apply. Link to Stage 1 Application Form: http://bit.ly/ideafestform1
As on 18 February, the interest form has been completed by 1017 students from various colleges of the state. As on date, Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally, SCT College of Engineering, Trivandrum and GEC Barton Hill, Trivandrum are leading the table in terms of application count.
The college wise break up of applications (Stage 1) received so far are as below.
|Amal Jyothi College Of Engineering, Kanjirapalli||89|
|Sreechitra Thirunal College Of Engineering, Pappanamcode.||69|
|GEC Barton Hill||68|
|Sahrdaya College Of Engineering And Technology, Kodakara||40|
|Rajagiri School Of Engineering And Technology, Kakkanad||30|
|Jyothi Engg College, Cheruthuruthy, Thrissur||29|
|Lourdes Matha College Of Science And Technology||28|
|College Of Engineering Chengannur||22|
|TOCH Institute Of Science And Technology,||18|
|UKF College Of Engineering And Technology, Kollam||16|
|College Of Engineering Pathanapuram||15|
|College Of Engineering And Management, Punnapra||14|
|Vidya Academy Of Science And Technology, Thrissur||14|
|College Of Engineering Trivandrum||13|
|Sreepathy Institute Of Management And Technology, Vavanoor||13|
|Royal College Of Engineering And Technology, Akkikkavu||12|
|Thejus Engineering College, Vellerakkad, Thrissur||12|
|All Other Colleges Combined||417|