RABI, IIT(BHU) Fights Covid-19

The world today is facing a catastrophic situation in form of the pandemic Corona / Covid-19 virus. Globally, it has taken more than 200,000 lives and infected more than 3.3 million. At present, the only way to defend ourselves from corona is to boost our immunity, proper sanitization and maintain social distancing. In this critical […]


Phase-2 of Agripreneurship Orientation Program (AOP) of 2nd Cohort started from January 20, 2020 at R-ABI, IIT(BHU), Varanasi. On Day 1 we had very interactive deliberations from Dr. Abhishek Dutt Tripathi (Asst. Professor, Institute of Agricultural sciences, BHU) on “bio food processing and preservation”, Mr. Pulkit Srivastava (IIT-BHU Alumnus & Co-founder, GeekyWorks IT Solutions Pvt Ltd) […]

RKVY-RAFTAAR Incubation committee meeting to screen Agri-Startup Ideas.

RKVY-RAFTAAR Incubation committee (RIC) meeting was held on Nov 13th and 14th, 2019 at IIT(BHU), Varanasi to select innovative Agricultural Start-ups under RKVY-RAFTAAR scheme by Govt. of India. A total of 175 applications were received from various parts of India such as Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Telangana, Bihar, Delhi, Haryana, Gujrat, and Uttar Pradesh through different […]

6-week Agripreneurship Orientation Program inaugurated at Mahamana Agri-Business Incubator

Mahamana Agri-business Incubator, IIT (BHU), Varanasi conducted first Agripreneurship Orientation Program for the selected start-ups under RKVY -RAFTAAR scheme. Selected start-ups will be provided 6 weeks training program starting from 24th August 2019. Chief Guest Shri P. S. Ojha, State Coordinator of U.P. State Bio-energy Development Board and Prof. P.K.Mishra, Principal Investigator, RKVY-RAFTAAR scheme garlanded […]

2-weeks workshop on setting up a sustainable and successful Agri-Business incubator by PUM senior expert

A senior expert from PUM Netherlands, Peter Van Dijk visited Mahamana Agri-Business Incubator, IIT(BHU) to conduct a workshop on ‘How to set up a sustainable and successful A-grade agribusiness Incubator’. PUM is a not for profit organization who has a good reputation in setting-up incubation centers worldwide. They offer physical visits, workshops and online advice […]

A workshop on “Solid waste management system and RKVY-RAFTAAR Scheme”

A workshop on “Solid waste management system and RKVY-RAFTAAR Scheme” was organized at MCIIE, IIT (BHU) Varanasi. Prof. P.K. Mishra (Principal Investigator, RKVY-RAFTAAR) explained the importance of RKVY-RAFTAAR scheme and also explained to the farmers community how they can resolved their basic problems and increase their income through this scheme. Garbage Clinic Fame, Sh. Praveen […]