About the Social Enterprise Incubator at RGNIYD (SEI@RGNIYD)

SEI@RGNIYD is a Social Enterprise Incubator and co-ordinated by Department of Social Engineering (DSE), Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD). SEI@RGNIYD has committed to foster the culture of social innovation and entrepreneurship by engaging youth including the students of RGNIYD as social entrepreneurs with the necessary skills, training and resources.


SEI@RGNIYD will facilitate young aspiring entrepreneurs as successful and effective job creators through incubation services. The incubation services includes effective mentoring, required coaching, needful networking, adequate air-conditioned co-working space, supporting services in Marketing, Finance, Branding, Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) etc. Apart from delivering the prime services, the incubator will also provide facility based services such as Wi-Fi, printing facility, computers etc. subject to the availability.


As mandated in RGNIYD Act and prescribed in National Youth Policy, 2014 youth are to be engaged in entrepreneurship development. In view of the above, SEI@RGNIYD strongly believes that the young people can be transformed as social entrepreneurs with an aim to create sustainable social enterprises which leads to generate employment, address social issues and engage youth into nation building process.