Agri-Business Incubation Programme is a platform that aims to develop entrepreneurship skills and mindset of agri entrepreneurs in Province-1. The incubation program offers a full package for the growth and scalability of agri- businesses by providing Business Incubation, Mentorships, Trainings, Networking, Access to Market, Agri-Business Expert Sessions and Investment Platform
The program comprises of 3 different stages prolonged up to 6 months of intensive learning and mentorship. The first stage consists of an 8-day boot camp with intensive learning on building entrepreneurial skills and starting a new venture.
The boot camp is an experiential lab-based learning, and business development Startup Bootcamp developed by Idea Studio Nepal in collaboration with Oulu University of Applied Science, Finland.
In the second stage, the selected agri-business ideas will go through 6 months of incubation period focusing on developing both the business and technical skills of the start-ups/entrepreneurs through one-on-one mentorship, networking,and various industry expert sessions.
The third stage marks the end of the 6 months-long incubation program, where the agri ideators start-ups/ entrepreneurs will pitch their ideas for investment at the Demo day after validating their products and services during the incubation.