A 10 month, non-residential Biopreneur program was launched at EDI,Ahmedabad on 28th Feb 2011. This activity is supported by Dept of Science and Technology, Government of India under Innovation Cluster program implemented by Foundation for MSME Clusters. DST of Gujarat govt is supporting this under Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission.The program is intended for persons with strong entrepreneurial disposition, comfortable with new technologies and capable of raising investment of about Rs 500 lakhs. The participants would be receiving a bundle of consultancy services from technology selection to regulatory approvals. Course fee is Rs 45,000/- and commences in May 2011. Contact: Ms Nidhi Shah, Biopreneur Cell, EDI, 9979275056.