CEED and TiE Chandigarh Forge Strategic Partnership to Boost Entrepreneurship

Published on November 24, 2023 | 179 views

In a significant move towards promoting entrepreneurship and fostering a spirit of innovation, the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Development (CEED) at Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with TiE Chandigarh. This collaboration aims to initiate joint ventures that contribute to the growth and development of entrepreneurial endeavours in the region, with a specific focus on TiE University, a global initiative by TiE.

The formal signing ceremony took place between Dr. Meenu Khurana, Pro Vice Chancellor of Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, and Harit Mohan, President of TiE Chandigarh & Founder CEO of Signicent. This strategic alliance opens avenues for both institutions to synergize their strengths and resources, aligning them towards a common goal of nurturing aspiring entrepreneurs and fostering an entrepreneurial mindset through various platforms.

The partnership between CEED and TiE Chandigarh is poised to bring forth innovative and highly effective solutions to tackle the prevailing challenges within the student-level startup ecosystem. The core objective is to establish a robust collaboration and closely coordinate efforts to generate novel entrepreneurial opportunities and avenues for funding.

Dr. Meenu Khurana expressed her enthusiasm about the collaboration, stating, “This partnership marks a pivotal moment in our commitment to providing a conducive environment for budding entrepreneurs. By joining forces with TiE Chandigarh, we aim to create a seamless ecosystem that supports the ideation, development, and sustainability of student startups.”

Harit Mohan, President of TiE Chandigarh, emphasised the importance of fostering entrepreneurial spirit, stating, “TiE is thrilled to collaborate with CEED at Chitkara University. Through TiE University, we envision empowering students with the knowledge, mentorship, and resources necessary to transform their entrepreneurial ideas into successful ventures.”

The collaborative efforts between CEED and TiE Chandigarh are expected to yield tangible benefits, foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among students, and contribute to the overall economic development of the region. This strategic partnership signifies a commitment to creating an ecosystem that nurtures and propels the next generation of successful entrepreneurs.