Estd. 1986
Oorgaum, Kolar Gold Fields, Karnataka - 563120
Affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi
Approved by AICTE - New Delhi,
ISO 21001:2018 Certified
About Institution’s Innovation Council:
In the year 2018, the Ministry of Education (MoE) through its Innovation Cell (MIC) launched the Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) programme in collaboration with AICTE for Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) to systematically foster the culture of innovation and start-up ecosystem in educational institutions. Dr.TTIT’s Institution’s Innovation Council was started in the academic year 2018-19 as per the guidelines of MIC and AICTE for the benefits of students and faculty members of the College. Dr. TTIT's Institution's Innovation Council received a one-star certification for the academic year 2018-2019.Dr.TTIT’s IIC has achieved 4 star Certification for the Innovation Annual Performance 2020–2021.

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India has established ‘MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’ to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The primary mandate of MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes while they are informative years.

MIC has envisioned encouraging creation of ‘Institution’s Innovation Council (IICs)’ across selected HEIs. A network of these IICs will be established to promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an innovation promotion eco-system in the campuses.
Major focus of IIC:
  • To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem
  • Start-up supporting Mechanism in HEIs
  • Prepare institute for Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements Framework
  • Establish Function Ecosystem for Scouting Ideas and Pre-incubation of Ideas
  • Develop better Cognitive Ability for Technology Students
Functions of IIC:
  • To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities prescribed by Central MIC in time bound fashion
  • Identify and reward innovations and share success stories
  • Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators
  • Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations
  • Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by institution’s faculty and students
  • Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini-challenges etc. with the involvement of industries

IIC Activity : Poster Presentation of the Business Plan on the social media platforms
Institution’s Innovation Council, Dr.TTIT, K.G.F is organizing a Poster Presentation of the Business Plan on 26/05/2022
Time: 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Venue: Mechanical Seminar Hall
Registration Form Link: Click Here

• The Poster Presentation competition is open to all
• First Three Prize Winners will receive a cash prize
• All the participants will receive participation certificates

Kindly participate and utilize the opportunity

IIC Activity : How to plan for Start-up and legal & Ethical Steps
The Department of Mining Engineering in association with the Institution's Innovation Council (IIC), Dr.TTIT is organizing a Virtual Session on “How to plan for Start-up and legal & Ethical Steps”. Date: 25/05/2022
Time: 3.00pm – 4.15pm
Registration Form Link: Click Here
Microsoft Teams Link: Click Here

Resource Person
Prof. Mahak Balani
Assistant Professor,
Department of MBA,
Acharya Institute of Technology, Bengaluru

National Science Day Celebration
Institution's Innovation Council, Dr. T.Thimmaiah Institute of Technology, K.G.F Celebrated National Science Day on 28th February 2022 in College Premises. Various events like Poster Making, Extempore, Science Elocution, Tech Dumb Charades, Essay Writing, Quiz were organized for the students. Prize winners were given certificates and cash prizes.

One Day Workshop on Design Thinking, Critical Thinking and Innovation Design
"One Day Workshop on Design Thinking, Critical Thinking, and Innovation Design" was organized by the Department of Mining Engineering in association with Institution’s Innovation Council, Dr.TTIT, KGF on 22nd February 2022 in Students Center, Dr.TTIT, KGF.
The Resource Person was Mr.Shashimohan Doddamane, Program Manager, Capgemini Bangalore. He discussed Critical Thinking, Design Thinking, and Innovation in depth.

IIC Activity : IPR programme under NIPAM Scheme
The Internal Quality Assessment Cell (IQAC) and Institution Innovation Cell (IIC) - Dr.TTIT, in collaboration with the Office of the Controller General of Patents, and Designs Trademarks (CGPDTM) under the National Intellectual Property Awareness Mission (NIPAM), organized an online awareness programme on IPR on 25.01.2022, 11.00 AM-1.00 PM
Mr.Abhishek Singh, Examiner of Patents and Designs, Intellectual Property Office, DPIIT, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India,
Chennai, elaborated on IPR and Patent filing and cleared the doubts of the students and staff who participated. The Programme was coordinated by Dr. Palaniswamy K M, Associate Professor, Department of ECE.

MIC Driven activity Orientation Session on IIC4.0 & Features - MoE's Innovation Cell
Faculties and Students of Dr.T.Thimmaiah Institute of Technology attended Orientation Session on IIC 4.0 & Features on 24th January 2022 which was elaborated by Mr. Dipan Kumar Sahu, Assistant Innovation Director, MoE Innovation Cell.
The Objective of the session is to orient IICs on-

1. IIC 4.0 Registration and Participation Guidelines.
2. Introduction to New Features of IIC 4.0 Portal and How to Use It.
3. Glance through various programs and schemes for IIC institutions
4. Incentives and measurement of performance IIC Institutions effort
5. Integrated policy approach for maximum impact - NISP+IIC+ARIIA.

1. Institution’s Innovation Council in association with the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Dr.TTIT, K.G.F organized an Idea Pitching competition on DEVELOPING ONLINE REPOSITORY OF PROOF OF CONCEPTS DEVELOPED & WAY FORWARD PLAN on 10/12/2021 & 12/12/2021.
2. Entrepreneurship Development Cell(EDC) in Association with Institution's Innovation Council (IIC), Dr.TTIT has organized a " Virtual Workshop on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Startup".

Date: 16/02/2022
Time: 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Registration Link: Click Here
Google meet Link: Click Here

Dr.TTIT’s Institution’s Innovation Council Members

Sl. No Name Member Type Position Department
1 Dr. H G Shenoy Teaching IIC – President Mechanical
2 Dr. P. D. Sudersanan Teaching Vice President Mechanical
3 Prof. Daphny Shallet M Teaching Convener EEE
4 Dr. Sreedhar Kumar S Teaching Innovation Activity Coordinator & Ambassador CSE
5 Dr. Palani Swamy Teaching IPR Activity Coordinator & Ambassador ECE
6 Prof. Manjunath Babu Teaching Industry Linkages Activity Coordinator Mechanical
7 Prof. Shashi Kiran Teaching Stat up Activity Coordinator ECE
8 Prof. Ronald Lawrence J Teaching Social Media Coordinator EEE
9 Prof. Dayananda B R Teaching NIRF Coordinator EEE
10 Prof. Veena B Teaching EDC Coordinator EEE
11 Mrs. Divya Non Teaching ARIIA Coordinator Training & Placement
12 Prof. Ruckmani Divakaran Dean Academics Member -
13 Dr. Manas Mukhopadhyay Teaching Member HoD-Mining
14 Dr. Lakshmipathy N Teaching Member HoD-EEE
15 Dr. Ramesh Teaching Member HoD-Civil
16 Prof. Vijayabharathi Teaching Member HoD-ECE
17 Prof. Maneela M Teaching Member CIVIL
18 Prof. John Gladious Teaching Member Mining
19 Prof. Nisha Bai Teaching Member CSE
20 Prof. Srinivas Babu Teaching Member ECE
21 Prof. Praveen Teaching Member CIVIL
22 Prof. Leelavathy Teaching Member CSE
23 Mr. Mohan Shamanna External Expert Expert from nearby Industry/Industry association/ Ecosystem Enablers Aqmenz Automative Pvt. Ltd
24 Mr. Vishnumohan External Expert Bank/Investor IDBI Bank

The Report Summaries for the Activities Conducted FY 2020-2021

Sl. No. Activity Theme Activity Discription Type
1 KAPILA: Kalam Program for IP Literacy and Awareness MIC Driven Program IIC Calender Activity
2 Panel Discussion on Atmanirbhar Bharat- Vocal for Local, Make In India for the world. Invite experts from local industry/entrepreneurs/Successful startup founders or team members etc. The panel should be diverse and cover the motives of Atmanirbhar Bharat, Vocal for Local, Make in India, Make for the world and what are the opportunities for student entrepreneurs there. IIC Calender Activity
3 Pitching workshop & linkage of innovators with Innovation Ambassadors This workshop covered -up the following points:
  • What is pitching.

  • How to effectively pitch idea.

  • Innovation Ambassadors Should Guide and train students on setting up goals for innovation and idea generation.

  • Innovation Ambassadors should mentor students and follow-up with the progress.
IIC Calender Activity
4 Session on Problem Solving and Ideation Workshop Organise One/Half Day Workshop on Problem Solving/Ideation Workshop. The session should mainly focus on: • Innovation methodology, framework & building on skills and tools. • Brain storming and ideation sessions. • Identifying Problems having business potential. • How to conceive the idea, what are the best practices and how to build a good team? IIC Calender Activity
5 Workshop on “Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Career Opportunity” Organise One/Half Day Workshop on “Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Career Opportunity”. The expert should be invited from Industry, Startup or Academia. IIC Calender Activity
6 IPR and Patent Filing Research and Innovation Driven workshop by Dr.K.Paramashivam, Kumaragu College of Engineeing, Anna University,TN. Self-driven Activity
7 Impact of Industrial Electronics in Renewable Energy Resources Guest lecture was given by Dr. R.Sagayraj,Professor,Muthammal Engineering College,Namakkal.On 22/10/2020. Self-driven Activity
8 Days National level Workshop On “Data Structure & Applications Design and Analyze the performance of stack queue,Lists and its applications. Self-driven Activity
9 Recent Trends in Engineering Industries A lecture on Top 10 Job Skills of Tomorrow was presented by Mohan Shamanna, Chief Executive Officer and Entrepreneur, Aqmenz Automation Pvt Ltd, Bangalore. On 5/12/2020. Self-driven Activity
10 CNC Machines and Control Systems - A Webinar Innovative approaches and Development in CNC machines Self-driven Activity
11 IPR Filing and validating Innovation as Patent & Evaluation Workshop by S.V.GIRI Deputy General Manager(HR) Center Of Excellence BEML Limited Self-driven Activity
12 Session on Angel Investment/VC Funding Opportunity for Early Stage Entrepreneurs Organise a one day or half day session on Angel Investment/VC Funding Opportunity for Early Stage Entrepreneurs. IIC Calender Activity
13 Orientation session for all students & faculties of Institute by Innovation Ambassador(s). An Orientation session should be organized by Innovation Ambassadors for all students & faculties of Institute. The Innovation Ambassadors should focus on the theme area in which they have received training from MIC’s Innovation Ambassador Training Program IIC Calender Activity
14 Basic Concepts of Polymer Composites-Manufacturing, Processing & Applications A motivational Speech was given by Dr.N.MOHAN Professor and Head, Dr Ambedkar Institute of Technology Bangalore. Self-driven Activity
15 Enterprise agility -Innovation in Industry 4.0 A webinar was organized with resource person Dr. NIJAGUNA GURUMURTHY, Professor Department of MBA, ACHARYA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. Self-driven Activity
16 Online Skill Development Programme On Applications of MATLAB in Low Power & High Power Circuits Workshop on Matlab was hosted by Dr.K.Venkatesha,Professor,BNMIT,Bangalore. Self-driven Activity
17 Session on “How to plan for Start-up and legal & Ethical Steps” Organise a half or one-day session on “How to plan for Start-up and legal and Ethical Steps involve in Enterprise Development by inviting a legal expert or CA or Incubation head or start up founder or other domain expert IIC Calender Activity
18 Orientation Program on Awareness about Start up and related Ecosystem Conduct an orientation session by Innovation Ambassadors IIC Calender Activity
19 Successful Start up Founder Organise One/half day Interactive Session/Mentoring Session “Hangout with Successful Start-ups” by inviting young entrepreneurs/ founders from incubated start-ups/alumni start-ups/MSME/corporates. The interaction may be formal or informal. IIC Calender Activity
20 Implementation of National Education Policy Organise One/Half Day Orientation Session for students and faculties on the National Education Policy (NEP) IIC Calender Activity
21 National Innovation and Start up Policy Organise One/Half Day Orientation Session on National Innovation and Start-up Policy (NISP) for students and faculty IIC Calender Activity
22 Solid Waste Management & its Techniques Workshop was conducted on 20/05/2021 Self-driven Activity
23 How to write Quality Paper & Publish it in Index Journal Workshop was conducted on 29/05/2021 Dr. S.Karthikumar, Professor and Head, Mangalam college of Engineering, Kottayam, Kerala Self-driven Activity
24 One day online Webinar on FPGA Based Array Controller for active phased radar Workshop was conducted on 10/04/2021 Self-driven Activity
25 Orientation program on Recent trends in Engineering Research and Innovations-Failure mode and Effect analysis Motivational Speech was conducted on 1/04/2021 Self-driven Activity
26 Prerequisites to be a Design Engineer Motivational Speech was conducted on 04/06/2021 Self-driven Activity
27 Early Stage Entrepreneurs -Start up and Related Ecosystem Organise one day Mentor Session on “Lean Start-up & Minimum Viable Product/Business was organized on 14/06/2021 IIC Calender Activity
28 Prototype Validation Converting Prototype into a Start-up A session was organized on 23rd Aug 2021. IIC Calender Activity
29 IIC- An Over view A Webinar on IIC- An Over view was given by Prof. Dr. H. G. SHENOY, Vice Principal, President Institution's Innovation Council (IIC),Dr.TTIT, KGF which was held on June 9th 2021 Self-driven Activity
30 “Dr. TTIT EXPO – 2021” “Dr. TTIT EXPO – 2021” was held on 4th August 2021. The major objective of “Dr.TTIT Expo - 2021” was to provide the platform and unleash the potential of the students by showcasing their innovative projects through virtual exhibition. Total 30 Colleges from all over India actively Participated in Dr. TTIT Expo 2021 with total No of Projects presented65. About 250 students participated in the event. Self-driven Activity
31 Why IP is important to Academia Session on Why IP is important to Academia was held on 08.09.2021. Resource Person was Dr. C.R. Rene Robin, Professor & Dean(Innovation), Sai Ram Group of Institutions, Chennai MIC driven
32 Leadership talk on Hindrances faced by Entrepreneurs A webinar on Leadership talk on Hindrances faced by Entrepreneurs was given by Dr.Vinoth, M.S, Ph.D., Startup Venture builder, Chief Startup Designer, Pongu Ventures Pvt Ltd, Chennai which was held on 25.08.2021 World Entreprenuership Day Celebration
33 Leadership Talk with the start up founder A webinar on leadership Talk with the start up founder was given by Richard Babu (Dubai) Chairman of the Richam Eco Trd & Mfg. Pvt Ltd. KGF which was held on 24th August 2021. World Entreprenuership Day Celebration
34 World Entreprenuership Day Celebration World Entreprenuership Day was Celebrated. Competitions like Debate on Entrepreneurship in the campus, Poster making competitions on Entrepreneurship in the campus and Write the cases of Successful/Failure Start-up Founders was organized for the students on 26/08/2021 World Entreprenuership Day Celebration
Report 2020-21
ARIIA REPORT 2020-21 Click Here
ARIIA REPORT 2019-20 Click Here
NIRF REPORT 2020-21 Click Here
The National Innovation and Start up Policy document is being drafted at our institution for the benefit of students and faculty, as the educational system must be geared towards active participation of students, faculty, and staff in innovation and entrepreneurship related activities.

Innovation and Entreprenuership Policy Click Here
NISP Policy by MHRD Click Here
NISP Implementation Team Click Here
Tentative Action Plan Click Here

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