NCU
Vice Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Scheme

Introduction

THE NORTHCAP UNIVERSITY has instituted the Vice Chancellor’s Innovation Fund to encourage shaping of innovative ideas and to carry out basic research.

The scheme aims at encouraging innovative ideas amongst research workers, faculty members and students to seed research activity. Further, to support research, The Master Jaggannath Centre of Excellence & Incubation (MJCEI) at The NORTHCAP UNIVERSITY is established. The funding from the VC Innovation Fund acts as an initial grant to nurture ideas, passion & convert products into startups.

Read More

Details of VC Innovation Funded Projects

Year 2015 (Student Projects)

S. No. Project title Department Name of recipients Amount Received (Rs)
1 Six degrees of freedom autonomous and mobile robotic manipulator EECE Ms. Antariksha Kar Mr. Ishant Bharadwaj (Faculty Coordinator: Mr. Sidhart Bhatia) 1,00,000/-
2 Hand Gestures Using Color Segmentation lmplementation FPGA EECE Mr. Udit Handa Shubham Gupta (Faculty Coordinator: Ms. Nidhi Sharma)  36,500/-
3 Security Box EECE Mr. Shard Bansal Mr. Nishant Chaturvedi (Faculty Coordinator: Ms. Anjali Garg) 20,000
Total 1,52,500/-

Year 2016-17 (Student Projects)

S. No. Project title Department Name of recipients Amount Received (Rs)
1 WiFi Powered Indoor Navigation System with Multilinguial Support (Nav Me Bot) CSE Mr. Harshit Juneja Ms. Kirti Aggarwal (Faculty Coordinator: Dr. Shilpa Mahajan)  20,400/-
2 Power generation through moving vehicles on road ECEE & ME Mr. Tushar Chadha Mr. Ketan Singhal (Faculty Coordinator: Ms. Anjati Garg, Dr.Feras Al-Hakkak) 1,35,000/-
3 Design and fabrication of a hybrid rocket engine ME Mr. Suyash Ghirnikar Mr. Tanmay Dhanote (Faculty Coordinator: Dr. Feras Al- Hakkak, Mr. Anuj K. Jain) 2,00,000
Total 3,55,400/-

Year 2016-17 (Faculty Projects)

S. No. Project title Department Name of recipients Amount Received (Rs)
1 Efficiency and Performance Improvement of the LPG Cooking Stove ME Dr. Rohit Singh Lather, Dr. Pramod Bhatia, and Mr. Darpan Dahiya  1,75,000/-
2 Remote monitoring and protection of UPS locations across The NorthCap University campus CSE Mr. Sandeep Singh, Dr. Yogita Gigras, and Mr. Deepak Satyarthi 50,000/-
3 Design and Development of low power WSN Mote ECEE Ms. Amanpreet Kaur, Mr. Pankaj Rakheja, Ms. Rupal Kapoor, and Mr. Shailesh Kumar 3,00,000
Total 5,25,000/-

For more information, contact:

VC Innovation fund coordinator:
Mr. Satnam Singh,
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, The NorthCap University
VCFUNDS@NCUINDIA.EDU

Why NCU