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The Assam Agricultural University (AAU) Incubator has recently been established as a Section-8, not-for-profit company, under the Companies Act 2013 (North East Agriculture Technology Entrepreneurs HUB). The Incubator has been shortlisted as one of the Atal Innovation Centres in the country, by the NITI Aayog and as a “Centre of Excellence” by the Department of Agriculture Coop & Farmers Welfare, Government of India. The Incubator has the mandate to support early-stage startup companies in agri technology and allied-agri sectors, and build a robust ecosystem for these enterprises. It aims to serve as an agri entrepreneurs hub for entire the North East Region.

Essential educational Qualifications : M.Tech/ MBA/ PGDM/ Equivalent Master degree in agribusiness/ marketing/ agri-marketing/ agri-economics/ economics/ technology commercialisation/ entrepreneurship from UGC recognised institute.

Essential experience : Should be having an experience of atleast 5 years in technology commercialisation; supported incubators, assessment and evaluation of project startups and mentored at least 5-10 startup companies.

Desirable qualifications : 1. Working experience in projects of similar nature and scale 2. Knowledge of North Eastern languages and understanding of the culture and traditions in the various NE states 3. Balanced approach towards dealing with people with diverse background 4. Physically fit and willingness to travel in the rural hinterland if need arises

Job Profile : 1. Assessment and evaluation of project startups 2. Oversee technology commercialisation for the startups in the incubator 3. Networking with relevant stakeholders for bringing in entrepreneurs of relevance to the incubator and help in their “go-to-market” activities. 4. Plan, schedule and manage various events for and with incubator stakeholders

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  • Innovation Management Manager
  • Agribusiness Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Agriculture Marketing Manager


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M.B.A/PGDM, M.Sc, M.Tech

About Assam Agricultural University

Qualification : M.Sc (Agri) in Agricultural Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Nematology/M. Sc in Biotechnology
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