Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute (UPTTI) Formerly Known as Goverment Central Textile Institute (GCTI)

Startup Incubation & Innovation Foundation UPTTI

(Host Institute: Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute, Kanpur)

About Us

Startup Incubation & Innovation Foundation UPTTI, Kanpur is a Govt. of Uttar Pradesh-approved Incubator and affiliated with Innovation Hub, Uttar Pradesh & Dr. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. We are also a recognized Incubator on the StartinUP e-portal (www.startinup.up.gov.in/). We are a Section 8 Company aiming to support the development of startups and their innovative business ideas by providing them advisory and administrative support to develop a sustainable, scalable & profitable business model with a vision for creating a robust startup ecosystem, disrupting industries, and bringing transformational benefit to the society at large.

Supported By:

Recognized Incubator by Govt. of Uttar Pradesh

Our Directors

Dr. G. Nalankilli

Director, Startup Incubation & Innovation Foundation UPTTI, Kanpur
Director, Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute, Kanpur

Dr. J.P. Singh

Director, Startup Incubation & Innovation Foundation UPTTI, Kanpur
Professor In-charge, Training & Placement
President, Institution Innovation Council (IIC)

Support provided to Startups

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Guidance by Experts

We help startups to turn their ideas into successful businesses. We provide a wide range of guidance and support to help startups grow and thrive by connecting them with a network of experts. These experts come from a variety of fields and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. They can offer guidance on everything from product development, business planning, marketing strategies, legal issues to fundraising and financial management that can help one to avoid common pitfalls, make informed decisions, and increase their chances of success. With the help of these experts, startups can navigate the challenges of starting and growing a business with greater ease and confidence. Ultimately, this guidance can help startups achieve greater success and impact in their respective industries.

Friendly Working Environment

We provide a friendly working environment that fosters creativity and collaboration as it can positively impact the productivity and creativity of startups and entrepreneurs. We offer shared office space, meeting rooms, and other amenities to help startups grow and thrive and encourage startups to share ideas, seek feedback, and collaborate on projects. By bringing together entrepreneurs and startups from different industries, we provide them an opportunity for networking and knowledge-sharing. In addition to this, we also offer mentorship, training, and access to funding sources, which can be invaluable to startups looking to scale their businesses. With a focus on community and support, we create a welcoming environment that encourages startups and entrepreneurs to take risks and pursue their ideas with confidence.

Infrastructural Support

We provide a range of infrastructural facilities to support the growth and development of startups. These facilities may include physical office space, meeting rooms, high-speed internet, printing and scanning equipment, and access to specialized equipment and resources such as laboratories or testing facilities. In addition, we also offer mentorship, training programs, and access to a network of investors and industry experts. By providing these resources, we are creating an environment where startups can focus on their core activities, without the need to worry about setting up their own infrastructure or navigating the complexities of the business world. This enables them to accelerate their growth and increase their chances of success in the highly competitive startup ecosystem.

Legal & Administrative Support

We provide valuable legal and administrative support to startups to help them navigate the complex legal and regulatory environment of starting and running a business. We offer guidance on various legal matters such as business registration, intellectual property protection, drafting contracts and agreements, compliance with regulatory requirements, and more. Additionally, we also provide administrative support to startups, such as access to shared office spaces, technology infrastructure, accounting and bookkeeping services, and other administrative resources. This support helps startups save time and money that would otherwise be spent on legal and administrative tasks, allowing them to focus on growing their business, achieving their goals, and succeeding in a highly competitive business environment.

Funding Support

We support early-stage startups by providing them with resources and mentorship to help them grow and succeed. One of the key resources provided by us is funding support to startups:

Startups can avail the benefit of different funding approved under UP Startup Policy 2020 through us:

  • Sustenance Allowance - Ideation fund of Rs. 17,500/- per month upto 12 months (50% additional incentive for Woman Entrepreneurs, Bundelkhand & Purvanchal based Startups & EWS or Divyangjan led startups)
  • Prototype Fund upto Rs. 5 Lakh
  • Patent & IPR Support (reimbursement of Patent Filing Cost INR 2 Lakhs for Indian patents and INR 10 Lakhs for International Patents.)
  • Seed Fund upto Rs. 7.5 Lakh (50% additional incentive for Woman Entrepreneurs, Bundelkhand & Purvanchal Startups & EWS or Divyangjan)
  • Reimbursement to startups for participation in events – upto INR 50,000 for national events and INR 1 Lakh for international events through start in UP.
  • Various other funds and Schemes for Startups.

Note: The Schemes & Grant amounts mentioned above may change with time depending on the state startup policy. Please refer https://startinup.up.gov.in/funding/ for the latest updates.

In addition to this, we also offer access to networks of investors, customers, and other key stakeholders, which can be invaluable for startups looking to grow and scale their businesses.

Our Start-Ups

Explore your passion before you dive into it full time.


Herbal and safe solution for mosquitos

Stitch Corner

Easiest and reliable method of stitching washing and ironing

Duotet Private Limited (Darjie)

Darjie is India's first custom tailoring brand committed to deliver high end products in pocket friendly budget. Darjie is reimagining bespoke clothing with innovative supply chain & production model. We are committed to deliver high end products in very affordable range.

Sort String Solutions LLP

Offer SaaS based customized solutions at economical rates as per different industries requirement. We are solution designers, problem solvers, and strategists. A team with a unique mix of skills knit together by our client-focused process, driven by decades of experience that delivers real results, every time.

Swami Divyanad Health Care (SDHC)

We offer proactive, scientific healthcare to schoolchildren. Effectively overseen by sociologists, academicians, psychologists, nutritionists, and healthcare experts. SDHC serves diagnostics, allied healthcare, and several amenities. Research, innovations, and outreach efforts to enhance SDHC health care.

Aceann Lifestyle

A D2C brand in women's nightwear and loungewear category!!

Kachraseth Private Limited

Kachraseth is an online all in one stop for selling all kinds of Dry waste and its Management where users can schedule a pickup of the collection of waste material from their home/office at their convenient date and time & further sell this waste online at good prices.

Mahodaya Agriworks (Delomeo)

Offering Cookies under brand Delomeo which is crafted from pulses husk, abundant in protein and fiber, specifically tailored for kids and individuals dealing with diabetes which is based on the technology developed by scientists at ICAR-IIPR, Kanpur from Pulse husk which is usually discarded by the millers.

Aasma Aerospace Pvt. Ltd.

Striving to revolutionize the way humans and cargo are transported to and from challenging environments by developing heavy-duty unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). These UAVs will be capable of airlifting both humans and cargo to remote and difficult-to-reach places, making transportation much more efficient and reliable.

Cofinity Technologies Private Limited (Fivot)

Working on developing an Artificial Intelligence based personal Family Assistant or Office Assistant that will keep record and manage all your data in such a way that it can be retrieved instantly.

Easy Info Solutions LLP (Easy Token)

We offer clinical appointments, Doctor Utility EHR (Electronic Health Records) Solutions, offline consultation (book online token with real-time tracking),and other services related to Health Care.

7Fox Solutions Private Limited (Qwik Dealz)

Qwik Dealz or Kisliye Cashback is a Hyperlocal discovery, rewards, and commerce platform, based on the ONDC concept (Open Network Digital Commerce) and leveraging FIN TECH services, with the aim of transforming the way of local businesses.

Zobhungr Solutions Private Limited

ZobHunger Empowers Businesses To Scale Effectively By Providing On-Demand Work Completion At Scale Via Gig (Variable) Workforce For Use Cases Like Sales, Marketing, Recruitment, Operations and Product. ZobHunger removes the overhead of recruiting, training etc.

Horbital Business Soultions Privae Limited

Developing an online educational platform which will educate users on Import & Export Business basic compliances and requirements for different countries. This platform will also help entrepreneurs to import or export articles from different countries.

Contact us

For any query related to a Startup idea, Govt. Grants or Incubation Program

Startup Incubation & Innovation Foundation UPTTI
Host Institute: Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute
Address: 11/208, Souterganj, Parwati Bagla Road, Kanpur - 208001
Email: siic.upttikanpur@gmail.com

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