Entrepreneurship Development Centre
It is the policy goal of the Government of India to develop a culture of entrepreneurial thinking among the students. The Entrepreneurship Development Center (EDC) at Asian School of Business Management (ASBM) Bhubaneswar is established in association and accordance with the All India Council of Technical Education Government of India. The EDC at ASBM is a conglomeration of individuals with a vision, dream and passion. It is a place where the dreams of the young minds can be transformed into reality. We will not only show you the doors of opportunity but we will also equip you to make you walk through it. Strategically placed in a leading Business Management School at the heart of the capital of the industrially emerging state Orissa, gives it a bird's eye view of both, the students and the corporate. With fullfledged support from the ASBM the Cell finds itself as a wind of change that will transform the young minds from seeking employment to become employers.
We envisioned ASBM ED-Cell as a platform where if any entity of ASBM community comes for any kind of help at any stage of harnessing his entrepreneurship quest, it must be able to provide him/her with right kind of resources or at least it must be able to guide him/her to the right path. We stepped further with the ideology of educating, mentoring and providing enterprising resources to budding entrepreneurs. In light of this we established Advisory Body, Faculty Panels and a strong network of Knowledge Mentors. We are continuously updating ourselves with the latest needs of our target audiences and trying our best to meet their expectations.
The center aims at nurturing the latent Entrepreneurial spirit of young students. If you have the entrepreneurial spark, we make sure that it bursts. It intends to pierce the corporate veil, to let the budding entrepreneurs get a feel of how the corporate world takes it birth.
The Advisory Body for Entrepreneurship Development Cell of ASBM has been constituted as per the mandate and guidelines of AICTE. The Advisory Council is the policy making body of the ASBM ED-Cell and all the programmes and activities of the ED-Cell is carried out in accordance with directive of he Advisory Council and the AICTE requirements.
Members of the Advisory Body
Prof (Dr.) Biswajeet Pattanayak,
Director ASBM, Bhubaneswar
Mr. P. K. Mohanty,
Joint Director of Industries,
Mr. B. K. Dash
District Industry Centre, Bhubaneswar.
Mr.Arata Kumar Sahoo
Asst. General Manager, SIDBI, Bhubaneswar
Mr. C.R .Pattnaik
Regional Coordinator, EDII, Bhubaneswar,
Member, R&D Institution
Project Director, S&T Entrepreneurship Project, Bhubaneswar,
Member, R&D Institution
Mrs. Debadatta Nandwani
Deputy Director General Federation of Indian Export, Kolkata
Member, Industry Association
Prof. Kalyan Shankar Ray
Dean ASBM, Bhubaneswar
Senior Faculty Member
Professor Marketing, ASBM, Bhubaneswar,
Senior Faculty Member
Prof. B.B Senapati
Chief Coordinator, ED Cell, ASBM, Bhubaneswar
Students are the greatest natural resource and the Cell intends to nurture them, provide them with opportunities for excellence. It intends to impart awareness of entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship development programs and skill development programs among its students and associates through regular work-shop and seminars.
The ED Cell of ASBM does not intent to limit the wind of change for entrepreneurship development to the students of ASBM only. The Cell will be open to any body who is interested in entrepreneurship. Such interested persons can become an associate member of the ED Cell of ASBM by paying a nominal fee. The ASBM ED Cell can train and guide them in their entrepreneurship venture. The Cell will provide the information on possible business opportunity, it will support in meeting the legal requirements and getting them connected with the Banks for project financing, project management and proposal writing. Such services will be provided at the actual cost, which will be nominal compared to the market rates.
In order to provide the best of the services in building the entrepreneurship development programs the ED-Cell of ASBM has forged alliance with the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Bhubaneswar.
The ED Cell of ASBM has identified dedicated faculty members to nurture the entrepreneurship skills, potentials and ideas of its students and associates.
- Prof. Balaram Swamy J., Member Operations Management
- Prof. Girish Swain, Member HR
- Prof. S.D Sharma, Member Finance Management
- Prof. Rajkamal Verma, Member Marketing Management
- Prof. Ratikant Biswal, Member Systems Management
As per the requirement and guidelines of the AICTE, the Annual Performance Review Committee for the Entrepreneurship Development Cell has been constituted by the Director of ASBM.
- Prof (Dr.) Biswajeet Pattanayak, Director ASBM, Bhubaneswar
- Prof. Kalyan Shankar Ray, Dean ASBM, Bhubaneswar
- Prof. Balaram Swamy Jutta, Area Chair Operations and Logistics Management, ASBM
- Prof. B.B Senapati,
Mr. Bansidhar Panda, Project Officer,
Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Asian School of Business Management
Shiksha Vihar, Chandaka,Bhubaneswar-751024