What is the IIT Madras Research Park?
IITM's Research Park is a hotbed for innovation for the university and for the larger industry. It consists of 5 towers spread over 11.42 acres. It provides over 1.2 million square feet of workspace and has 16 departments, 600+ faculty, 3,500 research scholars, well-equipped laboratories and testing facilities.
It has incubated close to 200 startups with the nodal IITM incubator and is the perfect embodiment of the success, scale and innovation that IITM can bring to a good idea. All the homegrown startups that sprung from IITM were influenced by these facilities and mentorship and if any student has entrepreneurial ambitions or just want to stay at the cutting edge of innovation, they can work with the IITM Madras Research Park as Project Associates or Interns.