Founded in 1992,is a co-educational, autonomous university located at Bhubaneswar in the Indian state of Odisha. The University offers 100+ under-graduate and post-graduate courses in Engineering, Biotechnology, Medicine, Management, Law, Computer application, and Rural management, Fashion, Film Studies, Journalism and Sculpturing .With an enrollment of 27000 students ,KIIT has 23 campuses and 1800 faculties . It was one of the youngest institutions to be awarded the deemed university status (under the section 3 of UGC act 1956) in 2004. KIIT also promotes high quality research and majorly focusing on biotechnology, microbiology, engineering and medicine. KIIT Technology Business Incubator is an initiative of KIIT University supported by DST, Govt. of India. It is setup to facilitate and encourage start-ups by providing them with the proper and conducive ecosystem. With more 20 programmes from the centre and state that are run here, a cumulative of 126 startup incubates have been supported so far in KIIT TBI.