This week we bring to you some most active startup incubators in the world along with their typical funding ranges, services offered and focus areas.
Y Combinator is undoubtedly the most famous and successful incubator on the planet. It boosts companies like airbnb, reddit and Dropbox as alumni who have been funded and supported by it. Since 2005 it has funded 700 startups and the combined valuation of all of these companies is now over $30 billion.
The Amity Innovation Incubator is a pioneering concept in the context of Indian Universities. Supported by DST, Ministry of Science & Technology, GOI, ‘Amity Innovation Incubator ‘ has in a very short time of its existence earned an enviable position for itself with start-ups which have regularly been on top of the innovation curve and have been recognized on platforms like ‘The Power of ideas’, Read Herring Global winner, Tata NEN and NASSCOM Innovation Awards to name a few.
Founded In: 2008
Focus Area: Rural Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, Information and communication Technologies (to include Social media and ecommerce, Mobile computing and technologies, Analytics, Cloud computing and Big Data), Education and Education Technologies, Food and allied Technologies, Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Nanotechnology and Material Sciences.
Funding: Upto INR 1 Cr
Notable Startups: ApnaCircle.com, Anduril Technologies
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