Entrepreneurship Development Cell

Entrepreneurship Development Cell

Gurunanak College of Pharmacy has constituted an Entrepreneurship development Cell - VISION-2016. The cell is constituted by Dr. M.M. Bodhankar with a view to encourage students to consider self-employment as a career option. The cell provides training and guidance through motivational talks by faculty, guest lectures, workshops and training programmes, interaction with the alumni who are successful Entrepreneurs.
ED cell has started newsletter which is a part of “Indoctrinate” the newsletter of College.


  • Structure of ED cell

Dr. A.M. Ittadwar, Principal
Dr. M.M. Bodhankar, Chairperson Entrepreneurship development Cell.
S.R. Manapure, Teaching faculty member.
Gopal Gandhi( Giriraj Hydrocarbons) Alumni Entrepreneur
Dhiraj Chandel, (Swaraj Green tea/instant Tea) Alumni Entrepreneur
Ms. Swapna Gajghate, Non-teaching member.

Functions of ED cell

To introduce the concept of entrepreneurship in curricula at diploma and degree levels.
To inculcate the spirit of 'Entrepreneurship' in youth.
To augment the supply of competent entrepreneurs through training and interaction.
To augment the supply of entrepreneur trainer-motivators,
To promote knowledge based and innovation driven enterprises.
To facilitate generation of entrepreneurship and self-employment opportunities.
To create an environment for Self-employment, Promote Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship development through formal and non-formal programs.
To act as a policy advisory body with regard to entrepreneurship.
To participate in institution building efforts.
To develop and disseminate new knowledge and insights in entrepreneurial theory and practice through research.