A sponsored Industrial IoT Cloud product development program


Cloud computing based solutions are tremendously emerging in the global market, including Internet of Things (IoTs). There are several business possibilities where the young technical aspirants, willing to do startups, could opt for. For instances, the development of cloud services for smart city automation, cloud services for water quality system, services for Electric Vehicles, cloud services for the uplift of societal health, cloud services for neuro science, and so forth. Undoubtedly, these cloud services which could be implemented at different levels of computing systes such as Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Platform as a service (PaaS) or Software as a Service (SaaS), if implemented, would reap economical-cum-societal benefits. AIC-IIITKottayam has taken strides to move forward with the development of such products along with the entrepreneurial aspirants.

About the program

Call for entrepreneur aspirants who are willing to work on IoT Cloud solutions are invited!! 21 incubates would be shortlisted for a sponsored industrial IoT Cloud product development program under DST-NIMAT scheme in December/January 2018 (6 weeks).

TITLE: Cloud Solutions for Emerging IoT Applications

Principal Investigator:: Dr. Shajulin Benedict

Prof. V. Ramakrishnan, Mentor-Director, IIIT Kottayam (Director, IISER-Trivandrum)
Shri. M. Radhakrishnan, Registrar, IIITKottayam
Prof. M. P. Rajan, Dean-Academics, IIITKottayam

Sponsored by:
EDII via. NSTEDB, DST, India

AIC-IIITKottayam, Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam, Pala, Kerala

DEADLINE for application is 21 October 2018. For the tentative program schedule, click here!

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria


Upto 32 years as on 1.10.2018


B.Tech (Final/Pre-Final students from IITs/IIITs/NITs/ResearchInstitutes/ Universities/ NodalCentres of AIC-IIITKottayam)


B.Tech/B.E (CSE/ECE/IT) with 2 years of Industrial experience.


M.Tech/M.E (CSE/ECE/IT) / Ph.D FullTime candidates


Exceptionally interested graduates from India



Computing knowledge in HLL such as C/C++/Java and Webservices.

How to Apply

Registered incubates from NODAL CENTRES of AIC-IIITKottayam need not resubmit the application. Please contact your coordinators.

All other individuals should apply at https://goo.gl/forms/LWYqDIXJTdjSYHwv1 after registering as incubate of AIC-IIITKottayam at https://goo.gl/forms/oBh70HOc2gpWH4Bj2 .

For further details, write to us at incubate@iiitkottayam.ac.in

DEADLINE for application is 21 October 2018 (Extended)

Program Overview

Week 1 : Introduction -- Cloud and Sensor technologies

Week 2 : Product development - Demo

Week 3 : Implementation - Phase I

Week 4 : Implementation - Phase II

Week 5and6 : Product Development -- Patenting and Documentation