NITK-STEP

NITK Science & Technology Entrepreneurs' Park (NITK-STEP), formerly KREC-STEP, was established on 31st August 1994 in KREC campus. It is situated in an independent location in the complex of NITK about 23 K.M. from Mangalore city, adjacent to N.H. 66 and adjoining the Arabian Sea beach. Out of 16500 sft. built up area, 8500 sq.ft. consists of Entrepreneurs' Block and the remaining area comprises of computer laboratory, conference hall and administrative block. It is an entrepreneurial driven self sustaining body.







Vision

Entrepreneurship Development through Business Incubation, Innovation, Training, and Skill enhancement in a value driven, and service focused environment-targeting benefits to all the participating agencies.



Mission

  • Entrepreneurship development with emphasis on promoting young entrepreneurs with Science & Technology educational background.
  • Technology Business Incubation.
  • Acting as an effective interface with academia, R&D organizations, industry, financial institutions, commercial banks and other important promoters of business organizations with commercial interests for self & stakeholders.
  • Acting as an effective interface with academia, R&D organizations, industry, financial institutions, commercial banks and other important promoters of business organizations with commercial interests for self & stakeholders.
  • Training, consultancy and advisory support to R&D investment and infrastructure development to help optimize return on R&D investments.
  • Technical, management, training and engineering services to help start-ups & client organizations improve competitive advantage in the global economic scenario.
  • To gear up as an "Out Reach Center" to interface with innovators, entrepreneurs of start up units & central government funding bodies for speedy implementation of innovative projects of commercial potential.
  • Development of Management Information Systems, software design to customized requirements of the clients and implementation of the total project as a business package.
  • Implementation of State, Central government and privately sponsored projects in the areas of Science & Technology, computer hardware & software, networking, engineering, environmental, management and social science.