Startup Idea Competition

Rules and Guidelines

  • Eligibility: undergraduate students across India
  • Each team will have two members and a person can be a part of one team only
  • Both participants must be from same college
  • No cap on number of teams from a college
  • No registration fee
  • The idea must not be copied
  • Submission must be in PDF format and named as: ‘INCEPT – Team Name’
  • Entries must be emailed, from registered email address, to [email protected] with the subject: ‘INCEPT – Team Name’
  • If participants fail to follow the mentioned format, their entries stand to be disqualified
  • Decision of organizers will be final and binding

Evaluation Criteria

  • Unique (Innovative) Concept
  • Business Model
  • Team
  • Social Impact
  • Financial Feasibility
  • Scalability
  • Revenue generation


  • Winner                    – ₹ 4000
  • First runner-up      – ₹ 2500
  • Second runner-up – ₹ 1500

For any queries, write to us at [email protected] with the subject: Query – Incept