About Maker Village

Maker Village is the largest electronic hardware incubator and ESDM facility in the country, which is a pioneering startup initiative of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India with Indian Institute of Information Technology, Trivandrum as the implementation agency and Kerala Startup Mission as the supporting partner. With a string of high-quality hardware startup companies from across the country developing exciting products in cutting edge technologies, Maker

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60000 sq ft state-of-the-art facility

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Derive

During the ideation stage, the team with a potentially innovative idea is provided with co-working space, development kits and access to equipment and allied facilities to develop a Proof of Concept. The idea is refined to ensure that there is a business case to it.

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Design

Companies start product design and prototyping envisioning a market viable product. Maker Village provides the startups with electronics design automation tools and mechanical design tools, as well as marketing and prototyping facilities. Financial assistance is also provided through grants and loans to promising teams.

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Develop

During this stage, the engineering design and development is undertaken by the startups to build a fully functional product after taking into account the modalities of Industrial design and DFM. Maker Village provides all the necessary support through mentoring by subject matter experts and development support through various labs, equipment and technologies. 

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Workbench
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Equipment and Software
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Incubation Space
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Assembly line
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Infrastructure

Recent Events

Spacetronics and Deftronics 2018,Bengaluru
Kochi Design Week 2018
#Future Kerala
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US Consul General in Chennai Visit

The US Consul General in Chennai, Robert G Burgess has expressed interest in providing mentorship an... View more

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South Korean Delegates' Visit

A two member South Korean delegate panel has visited Maker Village, impressed by its progress and en... View more

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Design Kerala Summit

#DesignKerala Summit exhibited numerous crisis mitigation products to help and hold disaster managem... View more

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EyeRov Tuna Launch

India's first indigenously developed underwater drone, EyeRov Tuna, developed by EyeRov Technolo... View more

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HardTech Kochi

Lockheed has invited start-ups and market ideas to the US under the flagship annual scheme, ... View more

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IESA offers mentorship

Impressed by the progres that the maker village has made, the Indian Electronics and Semiconductor A... View more

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Doctech - Doctors in conversation with Techies

DocTech, organised by MakerVillage, was an interactive session of a team of Doctors with entrep... View more

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Techday- Simulation driven Innovation by Altair

Altair India, an American software firm is likely to collaborate with MakerVillage to boost start-up... View more

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AI Enabled Transformational Changes Event

A day long session on AI Enabled Transformational Changes had been conducted in Kochi to study ... View more

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Blockathon for Change

Blockathon for Change, a two day innovative workshop, was hosted by Maker Villlage, Kalamassery... View more

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Start Up Charcha - Muralee Thummarakudy

Start-up charcha was organized by Maker Village to understand the ill effects of non usage of techno... View more