Incubation Centre

About Incubation Centre

The Incubation Centre (IC) at IIT Patna is a result of collaboration between the Government of India (47%) and the Government of Bihar (53%). This is an INR 47.10 Crore project associated with the MAKE IN INDIA initiative.

The IC IITP is specifically focussed on incubating ventures in the Electronics Systems Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) and Medical Electronics. We provide world-class facilities for design, testing, prototyping and fabrication. The objective is to ensure that for ideas in medical electronics, the IC IITP is the place to turn the idea into reality

It is a registered as IC IITP society under Society Act (Reg. No. 987, Year 2015-16).


Be the leading technology business incubator in the country for the development of products and intellectual property (IP) in the the area of Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) with a special focus on Medical Electronics


Identify, nurture and translate technology ideas and innovation in the broad area of Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) with a focus in Medical Electronics.

Be a stepping stone for the growth of entrepreneurship activities in the geographical region.

Give impetus to entrepreneurship among interested students, faculties and external innovators.

Governing Society

The activities of the IC are governed by a governing council of eminent personalities from Government of India, Bihar Government, Industry, Academia and Investment Community.

1 President Prof. T.N. Singh Director, IIT Patna
2 Vice-President Mr. Vishwa Ranjan Registrar, IIT Patna
3 Secretary Dr. Sudhir Kumar Associate Prof. Dept. EE, IITP
4 Treasurer Mr.Shambhu Kumar Asst. Registrar, F&A, IITP
5 Member Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri Associate Dean R&D IIT Patna
6 Member Dr.Nalin Kumar Srivastava Scientist ‘D’Meit Y, Govt of India
7 Member Ms. Padmaja Ruparel President, Indian Angel Network, New Delhi
8 Member Mr. Sailendra Sinha Entrepreneur, Ex-Chairman, CII Bihar
9 Member Shri Santosh Kumar Mall Principal Secretary, Dept. of IT, Govt. of Bihar
10 Member Shri Sandeep Poundrik Principal Secretary, Dept. of Industries, Govt. of Biharr
11 Member Prof. Mayank Tiwari Head, Dept. of ME, IITP
12 Member Dr.Samrat Mondal Associate Professor, Dept. of CSE, IITP
13 Member Prof. Preetam Kumar Head, Dept. of EE, IITP
14 Member Dr. Mahesh Kumar H. Kolekar Associate Prof. Dept. of EE, IITP
15 Member Dr. Sriparna Saha Associate Prof. Dept. of CSE, IITP
16 Member Prof. Rajiv Misra Head, Dept. of  CSE, IITP

Project Evaluation Team

The project evaluation team of Incubation Centre IIT Patna Society:

1 Dr. Prashant Jha Head of Affordable Medical Technologies,Kings’s College, London
2 Mr. T. Balaji MD, BHPL, Hyderabad
3 Mr. Ravi Teja Villa Co-Founder, Bigtalk Technologies, Bengaluru
4 Dr. Kailash Chandra Ray Associate Professor, IITP
5 Dr. Mayank Tiwari Professor, IITP
6 Dr. Pramod Kumar Tiwari Associate Professor, IITP
7 Mr. Aditya Nataraja Senior Program Manager, Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiatives (APPI)
8 Mr. Joseph Paul Arackalan General Manager, IC IITP
9 Mr. Sandro Stephen Regional Head North India Operation at Indian Angel Network
10 Dr Rohit Srivastava Professor, Bioscience and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
11 Dr Thillai Rajan Professor, Management Studies, IIT Chennai
12 Dr Jimson Mathew Professor, Comp Science and Engineering, IIT Patna
13 Dr Atul Thakur Associate Professor, IIT Patna
14 Dr Yatendra Kumar Singh Associate Professor, IIT Patna

Meet Our Team

The team of Incubation Centre IIT Patna Society.

Professor In-Charge

Dr. Sudhir Kumar

E-mail: pic_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233747
General Manager

Joseph. P. Arackalan

Joseph has carried out a variety of responsibilities in his 20 years of experience in the IT/ITES industry ranging from software programming to heading business units. With experience in operations management, client management and people management, Joseph manages the day to day operations in IC, directs the marketing activities and mentors the start-ups that are incubated at IC. Previously being part of SunTec Business Solutions, an Indian startup success story that made it to international market, he enjoys to be in the startup environment.
E-mail: manager_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233546
Assistant manager

Alok Kumar

Alok is enthusiastic about marketing. In his role as the person responsible for marketing and business development activities at IC, he organizes events, conduct outreach programs, manage advertising in various media and manage contacts with startup companies, potential mentors and partners. After his MBA in HR and Marketing from ISM, Dhanbad, he worked in the sales of heavy equipment for a period of time prior to joining IC.
E-mail: alok_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233545 / 7004552889
Sr. Executive

Doctor Pradhan

Pradhan facilitates infrastructural and administrative support to incubated companies, invited guests and Incubation centre staff. He takes care of all logistics, scheduling and co-ordination of meetings and maintenance of records. After completing his post-graduation from Berhampur University, Odisha, Pradhan has worked with various MNCs in Bangalore prior to joining IC and has more than 10 years of working experience.
E-mail: pradhan_ic@iitp.ac.in,
Phone: 06115-233547
Sr. Executive

Munna Pathak

When something needs to be procured or something needs maintenance, everyone at IC turns to Munna Pathak. In his capacity as Executive Stores & Maintenance at IC IITP, Munna manages the whole procurement process, including vendor interactions and process compliance. Prior to joining IC, Munna was working with IIT Kharagpur in similar roles and has more than 10 years of working experience.
E-mail: munna_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233696
Sr. Executive - Technical

Vikash Kumar

Vikash is an experienced IT professional and takes care of day-to-day IT Operations. Having joined in January 2017, he focusses on Network, Hardware, PC management and maintenance. Vikash did his B.Tech in Electronics and Communication from VBU Hazaribag and has more than two years of experience in Wipro InfoTech Ltd.
E-mail: vikash_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233692
Sr. Executive - Technical

Priyesh Kumar

Priyesh, did his M.Tech from GGSIP University, Delhi in 2011 and have a research & teaching experience of 7yrs. Priyesh is proficient in PCB Designing & Prototyping, Embedded Firmware & Hardware Design, RFDC Sputtering, and Testing & Calibration of ESDM products and equipment. Priyesh is overseeing technical operations of Incubation Centre Labs and helps & co-ordinate incubatees in their product prototyping.
E-mail: priyesh_ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 06115-233690
Sr. Executive – Incubation

Yogesh Yadav

Yogesh Yadav did his Btech(IT) from UPTU Lucknow & has carried out a variety of responsibilities in his 5 year of experience in IT/Operation Management in Technical and Non-Technical Industry ranging from software programming to daily operation. previously he wasworking in Electronics industry as a sales & marketing Executive.
Associate - Accounts & Purchases


Nitesh did his B.Com (Hons.) from BRABU University, Muzaffarpur, in 2015 and have a cumulative experience of more than 4 years in the field of Accountancy. Nitesh is dedicated professional able to perform all accounting responsibilities efficiently. His strengths include Excellent Communication and Quantitative Skills. His areas of expertise are Tax Preparation, Day to Day Accounting, Accounts Payable, and Financial Analysis.
Executive – Technical

Ansadh Kumar

Ansadh have done his B.Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Punjab Technical University. Prior to joining IC as Executive-Technical, Ansadh worked as a design and prototyping engineer, working in multiple domains such as PCB Designing, PCB assembly and testing, UI Designing & product prototyping in a healthcare product startup. Ansadh assists startups in PCB design, fabrication, testing, laser cutting, 3-D Designing & product prototyping. During his leisure time, Ansadh likes to play basketball.
E-mail: ansadh_ic@iitp.ac.in
Executive Program – Zero Lab Bihar

Deepti Anand

Deepti Anand has 8 years of experience working with startups. Currently, she manages Zero Lab Bihar, a pre-incubation center. In this role, Deepti oversees the day-to-day activities of Zero Lab Bihar, provides mentorship to pre-incubated startups, and guides them through the application process for Startup Bihar policy. Her passion for managing outreach events is evident. With a background working in different startups and government policies, Deepti has previously served as a Human Resource Manager and Head of Operations, successfully handling multiple projects simultaneously. She completed her graduation from Patna Women’s College followed by MBA and L.L.B. to increase her dimension of work. Her core competencies include team management, effective communication skills, and the ability to work well under pressure. Drawing on her experience in managing Pre-incubation, HR operations, and people management, Deepti finds fulfillment in contributing to the growth of innovative ventures.

E-mail: zerolab.ic@iitp.ac.in
Phone: 8210237745


Amar Kumar

Amar did his graduation from Ranchi st Xavier’s college & MBA from Visva bharti university. He has worked in Retail industry for six years in store operations. He has also worked in administration dept. for almost seven years and has good experience in purchase, event management, operational activities, logistics arrangement & maintenance. In IC he is responsible for office operational day to day activity, logistics arrangements, liaising with govt. depts., rent agreements, office space booking, bill generation & payment follow up.
Executive – Marketing

Aman Kumar

Aman is expertise in areas of Digital Marketing, Market Research, Branding, and Campaign Management. In his role as the person responsible for Branding with Digital presence in addition to outreach activities at IC. He looks after the project B-HUB BSFC manages events and conducts outreach programs with day-to-day activities of Incubated startups of B-HUB BSFC. After his MBA in Marketing from SRM University, Chennai, he worked in different companies like Tata Motors, Mahindra Groups, and Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (Urban) in Jharkhand state for a period of time before joining IC.

E-mail: aman_ic@iitp.ac.in

Phone: 7321893619

Executive – Incubation

Deepak Kumar


Shikha Sinha

Shikha has completed her graduation in Economics (Hons.) from Magadh Mahila College, Patna University, in 2019. Then she pursued PG Diploma in Financial Management and get diploma degree from Nalanda Open University, in 2021, along with she had started her career as an Associate in accounts and operations from a media agency and have a cumulative experience of more than 4 years. Previously she had worked with Technology Innovation Hub (TIH IIT Patna). Her strength is excellent communication, noting drafting and as an associate she well performed the duties assigned by administration.
Jr. Executive – Incubation

Gopi Krishna Sakhinala

Gopi Krishna completed his B. Tech at P.B.R.VITS in 2022, and he has over six months of total experience in the mechanical industry. Gopi is dedicated to DST NIDHI EIR, NIDHI Prayas Projects, Pre-Incubation & Training Activates.
Jr. Associate- Account

Abhishek Kumar Jha

Abhishek Kumar Jha did M.com from L.N.M.U Darbhanga in 2022 and has a cumulative experience is more than 9 years in the field of accounting and auditing. Abhishek is dedicated professiuonal able to perform all accounting responsibilities efficiently, His strengths include Excellent Communication and Quantitative Skills. His area of expertise are Tax Preparation, Day To Day Accounting, Account Payable, Account Receivable and Financial Analysis.
Jr. Executive

Sanjeev Kumar Mishra