A Technology Based EDP primarily focuses on training and development need of S&T entrepreneurs in a specific technology area for Leather, Plastic, Sports Goods , IT Computer Hardware. The participants are provided with hands-on training in indigenous technologies.
In each TEDP, 20-25 persons, having a degree/diploma in S&T are trained through a structured training programme of about 6 weeks duration. The TEDP provides class room training on motivational management areas besides actual hands-on training in the specific technology areas by technology providers.
The participants are selected through various tests and personal interviews to assess their potential of becoming a successful entrepreneur. During the training period, the participants also get to know the intricacies of how to start and manage an enterprise. At the end they are assisted in preparing a bankable project report.