Startupedia is a national level feature organized annually at the Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad.This forum provides an opportunity to the students from various B-Schools and graduation institutions across India to showcase their innovative ideas and launch their business plans.The outcome of Startupedia is incubation of innovative business ideas and investment by interested parties, resulting into startups.Startupedia 2016 was conducted in association with THub, TiE, Hyderabad Angels, TBI (University of Hyderabad), SBH, Cananra Bank, SIDBI, IDBI, Yourstory and Sakshi Media. Mr. Pradeep Mittal, VP, TiE was the chief guest for the event. A total of 97 teams registered of which 52 ideas were shortlisted on the basis of their abstracts and ideas. A total of 25 ideas were selected to present their B-Plans after scrutiny over their complete B- Plans. On 12th February 2016, teams representing 25 institutions from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Chandigarh, Warangal and Hyderabad and over 100 participants came up with their trailblazing ideas presented their B-Plans. The ideas ranged across domains like waste management, medical services, E-Commerce, hospitality, automobiles, rentals, service sector, manufacturing, electronics and electrical devices.

To give a platform and enable young minds to visualize their journey with specific innovative initiatives supported by rationale and justification, covering areas like New Products, New markets, New Structure & New Functional strategies and Social Enterprise.


The Name “Startupedia (Startup + Pedia)” learning through Startups and learning to startup was deemed fit to achieve our Entrepreneurial Development Program and mission. This was kicked off with the theme “Startup India with Young India”

INCEPTION – Startupedia

Marking the silver jubilee of the IPE in 2014, the Director Prof. R K Mishra, conceptualized a Business Plan Event “Ankur–The Business Plan Competition” for the students to showcase their ideas. Ankur completed two seasons – Ankur’ 2014 and Ankur’ 2015.

Startupedia 2017 will be marking the fourth anniversary of our Entrepreneurship Development Program. The event will be conducted on 16th and 17th February 2017. The theme of this season is “Ideate. Plan. Execute”.


Final Business Plan Presentation on 16th & 17th Feb 2017

  • REGISTRATION DATE  17th Jan 2017
  • ABSTRACT SUBMISSION  24th Jan 2017
  • FULL BUSINESS PLAN  31st Jan 2017
  • SELECTIONS/RESULTS   2nd Feb 2017

1. A team of minimum 2 and maximum of 5 members to be formed.
2. Email of the abstract for B-Plans to be sent to startupedia@ipeindia.org.
3. The time allotted for each presentation is 15 minutes.
4. The idea can be from a technical or a non-technical background.
5. Your B-plans will be kept confidential.

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Place:Institute of Public Enterprise , Survey No. 1266, Shamirpet (V&M), Medchal, Hyderabad, Telangana 500101

Number:+91-9573326097, 09000141262


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