10 Things



The average age of startup founders


Number of M&A deals and exits involving start-ups seen in first three quarters of 2015

80000 - 0

Number of people employed in start-ups

3- 0

Number of start-ups born every-day

13- 0 %

proportion of start-ups in e-commerce, the highest in any segment


Number of incubators and accelerators in India


Number of active angel investors in 2015-10-13

$ 0 billion

Estimated total funding for start-ups in 2015

$2.5 - 0 million

Average valuation of start-ups

4200 - 0

Number of start-ups in India (third highest in world after US ad UK)

Our Vision

We believe that a movement needs a continuous flow of energy and momentum. It does not happen with a few events.

  • To create successful student startups.
  • To develop student entrepreneurship development model in every city & state in India.
  • To remove the fear of entrepreneurship in students mind & develop an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • To support existing student entrepreneurs.
  • To focus specifically on girl entrepreneurs (girlpreneurs) to empower them socially & economically.

Challenges for starting up in Mumbai

How do we turn it into reality?

SED Centre

A Student Entrepreneurship Development Centre will be setup exclusively in colleges for Nurturing, Guiding, Mentoring, Launching Ideas, Products and Services developed by student startups with a world class infrastructure inside colleges where student startups will be working on their ideas.


The student mentoring and counselling cell provides a platform to connect students with the right mentors on a personal and a professional level to guide them in the right direction.

Sed Portal

The SED PORTAL is the World’s 1st portal for entrepreneurship cells of colleges. An ecosystem where E-cells of colleges can connect with each other. They can interact, network and collaborate with each other. The SED Portal will have an interactive community forum for E-cells of colleges.

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SED Chapters

SED Managers

  • Rachit Vijan
    Rachit VijanSED Manager

    E – Cell Head, Fr. CRCE

    • Shikhar Garg
      Shikhar GargSED Manager

      E – Cell Head, MPSTME, NMIMS

      • Yuvraj Singh Aulakh
        Yuvraj Singh AulakhSED Manager

        Thakur College Science & Commerce


        • SED The name itself has helped our complete council get reformed.It is a great initiative. Gaurav and Zeeshan are doing a fantastic job. Looking forward to have a stronger bond in the future

          Rachit Vijan
          Rachit VijanE-Cell Head, Fr.CRCE
        • SED as a partner in the first year of our E-Cell was a great step.The SED team is not just good at coming up with good ideas to encourage entrepreneurship but also good at supporting ideas from their partners. Glad to have them onboard.

          Shikhar Garg
          Shikhar GargE-Cell Head, MPSTME, NMIMS
        • SED has provided us with a platform to expand, unlike any other. At every meeting with the founders, we get to learn something new and enhance our network. I really believe SED will boost more and more entrepreneurs to follow their passions. The E-Cell to E-Cell communication is one of the best features. I hope more and more colleges, Join the movement!

          Yuvraj Singh Aulakh
          Yuvraj Singh AulakhSED Manager, Thakur College Science & Commerce
        • Bookmarked has been very grateful for this tie up, since it has further driven us to work towards our cause. Our association together was the reason for formation of an active E-Cell in FR CRCE, which had successful events and are working towards many more. Bookmarked is proud to have SED with us and we look forward to many more accomplishments together

          Aakar Kale
          Aakar KaleFounder, Bookmarked - A SED Startup
        • It was a very good experience with SED. Met young minds who understood my idea and helped me to develop a mindset to become an entrepreneur. They understood the pain that a student goes through, running a startup while managing studies.

          Puneet Arya
          Puneet AryaFounder, Startup Abhi - A SED Startup
        • Navayuvak Entrepreneurs has given me the best exposure to improve my marketing skills. Approaching partners, meeting new people with the guidance of Founding Team and opportunity to work under great friendly Startup environment. This company is full of Dedication, Skills, Opportunity, Fun, Parties, Designing, Execution and much more. Looking forward to see Navayuvak at great heights.

          Ashutosh Sinha
          Ashutosh SinhaSr. Marketing Manager, Navayuvak Entrepreneurs
        Welcome to SED!
        Student Entrepreneurship Development (SED) aims to provide the needed mental, emotional and financial support to promote student entrepreneurs in India.