IIT Delhi to rope in startups to boost deep-tech research
IIT Delhi will provide candidates with a host of benefits such as seed funding and connecting them with venture funds
IIT-Delhi has been talking about spending over Rs. 2500 crore including the Rs. 1,000 crore IoE grant
New Delhi: The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-D) has decided to back startups and research scholars willing to start a business in deep technology, including artificial intelligence and machine learning to boost its research ecosystem. V. Ramgopal Rao, director, IIT-D said that the institute has created a platform to support “emerging futuristic technologies requiring advanced R&D". Startups focusing on connected intelligent systems, mixed reality, advanced materials, drug discovery and medical research, will be taken on board following a selection process.