Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII)


Greetings from Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Ahmedabad, India. !!


About the Institute:

EDII is a National Resource Centre in the field of entrepreneurship, teaching, training and research established with a view to promote entrepreneurship development and investment promotion across the globe. With sponsorship support from the Indian Technical & Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Division of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, an international training programme on Business Research Methodology & Data Analysis is scheduled to be held at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India during January 7, 2019 – March 1, 2019. The 8-week training programme also has a 2-week component of study tour to provide exposure to the participants on Indian industrial/entrepreneurial scenario and cultural milieu.  


Objectives of the Training Programme:

This training programme of 8 weeks has been designed for capacity building of SMEs in carrying out in-house research and analysis, to gain competitive edge for marching ahead successfully, in this time of cut-throat global competition. Theoretical background of research perfectly blended with practical exercises on business problems will provide better understanding of applications of basic and advanced statistical tools to the participants. Considering the financial limitations of MSME sector, this training would be conducted using Excel/SPSS for data analysis. The program will enable participants to carry out research with tight budget and improve their proficiency in selection of analytical tools and interpretation of the statistical outcomes on Market Segmentation, Brand Research, Consumer Analytics, Trends and Forecasting, Gap Analysis, Perceptual Mapping etc., to solve business problems.


We are happy to inform you that this programme is fully sponsored by the Indian Technical & Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Division of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. Please find attached the soft copy of the brochure of the said training programme, along with STEP-WISE GUIDANCE FOR FILLING ITEC NOMINATION FORM ‘ON-LINE’.s


Application Procedure:

For your assistance, complete details of the training programmes are given in EDII website www.ediindia.org under ‘International Programs’. Please go through these details carefully.

I hope you will find the information in order.  I request you to nominate suitable officers for participation in the above-mentioned training programme. 

Request to apply latest by 24th December, 2018 so as to comply with the procedural formalities thereafter.  


Should you require any further information, please feel free to contact the undersigned.

Thanking you,


Bharat R. Mahajan

Secretary to 

Dr. Jignasu Yagnik

Professor & Programme Director

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

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