Start up village -Technology Business Incubator (TBI)
The idea of Musaliar Start Up Zone is one of the farsighted initiatives by Musaliar Education Trust with an objective to motivate and transform the engineering students from job seekers to innovators. Entrepreneurs were established years before at Musaliar College Of Engineering and Technology. The trust supports with infrastructure ,facilities and finance the students as well as Alumini for starting ventures at the start up zone. The “musaliar start up zone” was inaugurated by Hon.Minister for industries and sports ,kerala, Shri A C Moideen. six companies are already functioning in the startup zone which includes “Musaliar Lamps”,a solar lamp project funded by KSIDC and root 5 solutions a company registered in techno park. Others include Cybrose solutions, MICASA, MET Productions, Spark 7 Solutions.
The college hosts the first start up village in the self financing college with a seed investment of Rs. 15 lakhs. The startup is funded with KSIDC and Govt.of Kerala. It covers 1200 square feet carpet area and one acre of land for student start ups. M/s Root Solutions of Info park, functions at MCET. The TBI in the startup village has to its credit the Android Application for GKSF, Kerala Lottery, KTDC etc in addition to other programmes and projects.