FICE and its associates are focused on 2 areas that have a large impact on the education system.

Curriculum Enhancement

FICE has worked with more than two thousand engineering colleges around India and has helped them enhance their curriculum, train their faculty and enhance experiential learning for their students. Curriculum enhancement programs are delivered directly to private universities and through state technical universities for other institutions.

FICE has deep curriculum engagements with key state technical universities including VTU Karnataka, DAPJAKTU Uttar Pradesh, HPTU Himachal Pradesh, WBUT West Bengal, RGPV Madhya Pradesh, JNTU Anantapur, KTU Kerala, RTU Rajasthan and Savitribai Phule Pune Univeristy.

Experiential Learning

FICE is committed to delivery of market linked experiential learning interventions that enhance student employability and their entrepreneurial quotient. Two programs are currently being delivered:

  1. Intelligent Systems Labs are established within the premises of participating engineering colleges are India. These labs are focused on driving learning in market relevant areas like embedded systems, the Internet of Things, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. Around 200 labs are functional. 
  2. Smart City Micro Accelerator Program is a new program focused on experiential entrepreneurship that takes participants from ideas to actual startups. FICE has entered into a collaborative agreement with the Innovation Acceleration Group at University of California Berkeley. The first classes will start in July 2018.


FICE initiatives have impacted several thousand students studying in more than 2000 institutions around India. Around 200 IoT Labs have been set up across India, within the premises of highly reputed engineering institutions, along with associated curriculum and instructor training. FICE has been involved with delivery of Ideation and Innovation Camps, targeting a variety of user groups, within India and around the world. These camps have led to the creation of several new start up businesses.