• About
  • Info Edge
  • Current Entrepreneurship Initiatives

The Info Edge Center for Entrepreneurship aims to nurture a culture of innovation and creativity in students. This is done through a wide range of activities and campaigns, all designed to ignite the spark in budding entrepreneurs. Under the guidance of some of India's most accomplished entrepreneurs, students gain valuable insights, knowledge, and mentorship that shape their entrepreneurial endeavours.

The collaboration between Plaksha University and Info Edge to build the Center for Entrepreneurship seeks to empower students in making a difference. In envisioning a future driven by innovation and entrepreneurship, the Info Edge Center for Entrepreneurship exposes students to the challenges ahead.

Students are trained and mentored by a select group of entrepreneurs who help develop functional, managerial, and entrepreneurial skills. 

About Info Edge

Info Edge started out as an online classified business, and has since grown and diversified rapidly. Over the last few years, it has set benchmarks as a pioneer for others businesses. Driven by innovation, creativity, an experienced and talented leadership team, and a strong culture of entrepreneurship, it is India’s premier online classifieds company for recruitment, matrimony, real-estate, education, and other related services.

The company's spirit of entrepreneurship is evident in the investments made in early-stage companies and start-ups. These investments are directed at tapping into the growing and vibrant online market in India. InfoEdge is a key partner of Plaksha University in setting up the Center for Entrepreneurship.  

About Initiatives

Pitch Day 2022-23

The first startup pitching competition ‘Pitch Day 2022’ was held on March 24, 2023. The event entailed a great fireside chat by some virtuoso angels and entrepreneurs, a keynote speech and live pitching sessions from 12 start-ups from around Tricity.

Members & Mentors

Upcoming Initiatives

Innovation & Research Labs

Research and Innovation Labs provide a dynamic & collaborative environment to build Intellectual Property which can be converted into entrepreneurial ventures.


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A 24-hr startup hackathon to be held in November 2023 for students to bring creative ideas, build businesses and pitch to Chandigarh Startup Ecosystem members.


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Minor in Entrepreneurship

Adding entrepreneurship to the curriculum for the undergraduate batches with a ‘Technology Startup Lab’ simulation course and specialized elective courses.


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Startup Incubation

From refining business models to securing funding and scaling operations, we are committed to empowering startups at an early stage of their journey.


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Make an Impact

At the Info Edge Centre for Entrepreneurship, we are dedicated to fostering innovation and supporting aspiring entrepreneurs in their journey to success. Our center serves as a hub for entrepreneurial development, providing resources, mentorship, and networking opportunities to help individuals turn their ideas into thriving businesses.

We believe that entrepreneurship is a powerful force for economic growth and social change. By empowering entrepreneurs and supporting their ventures, we contribute to job creation, economic development, and the overall prosperity of our community.

To continue our important work, we are seeking support from individuals and organizations who share our passion for entrepreneurship. Your contributions, whether financial or in-kind, will help us provide essential resources and support to budding entrepreneurs, fueling their dreams and helping them overcome challenges along the way.

By joining us in our mission, you can make a lasting impact on the entrepreneurial landscape and contribute to the growth and success of innovative startups. We invite you to reach out to us to learn more about how you can support the Info Edge Center for Entrepreneurship and be a part of empowering the next generation of entrepreneurs. Together, we can create a thriving ecosystem of innovation and drive positive change.