TIC and CSR activities
As per Section 135 of the Companies Act 2013, corporates with certain net worth or turnover are expected to spend 2% of the average net profits towards Corporate Social Responsibility Projects. One of the activities that qualifies for CSR spending is contribution to technology business incubators located within academic institutions approved by the Central Government.
IITG-Technology Incubation Centre is a non-profit technology business incubator hosted at IIT Guwahati since 2009, Corporates can associate with TIC-IITG to implement projects in relevant technology area, social innovation and /or fund the technology incubation program at IIT Guwahati.
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TIC – Overview:
TIC is registered as a society under the Societies Registration Act 1860.
- TIC was incorporated in April 2009. As TIC is one of the first inbucation centre of Northeastern region.
- TIC has been supported by funding from Technology Development (TDB) Board and Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY).
- TIC has an infrastructure of over 15000 sqft, So far about 19 companies got incubated through the incubator.
For more details and engagement, please contact or write to us:
Technology Incubation Centre (TIC)
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
Amingaon, North Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam 781039
Phones: +91 361 258 3191 | +91 361 258 3195
Fax: +91 361 258 3195