About CI-TIC

The Chennai Innovation and Technology Incubation Centre, CI-TIC, empowers aspiring entrepreneurs to start and effectively scale their technology ventures, by providing a comprehensive range of incubation services and programmes, specifically designed to advance the growth ambitions of early-stage companies. CI-TIC is an initiative of TREC-STEP, the country’s first and pioneering incubator and is promoted under the scale-up support of the NITI Aayog, Atal Innovation Mission Project.

Team CI-TIC has significant expertise in addressing and delivering innovative solutions to the issues that early-stage companies face. CI-TIC’s engagement with start-ups is not cohort based but more customized to each venture’s requirements.

Our Services

CI-TIC prides itself on its exemplary services. We’re here to make your start-ups reach their true potential.

Technology Fine-tuning

Because technology is an integral part of any business

Common Production facilities

To make your products state-of-the-art in an easy way

IP, Legal Financial etc

So your start-up can flourish with protection legally

Customized Incubation services

Tailor made solutions that caters to your start-up

Prototyping facilities

State-of-the-art facilities for your start-up journey


To empower entrepreneurs to start and scale

Investor connects

So your start-up can flourish with the right people

Indo-US innovation bridges

To create innovations that goes beyond boundaries

Knowledge share sessions, events and workshops

To foster knowledge throughout the start-up

Strategic mentor connects

To help and guide you where it matters

Chennai Next 2018

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  • 130+No of Full
  • 75Shorlisted

Latest Happenings

There’s always something interesting and radical happening at CI-TIC. Come know about the latest happenings on our side!

10 Oct 2018

Chennai NEXT Start-up challenge, ...

Do you have a start-up idea? Walk in with your ...

18 Apr 2018

RMP Jawahar, TREC STEP IIM Trich ...

Special Address by Mr. R M P Jawahar, Executive ...

18 Apr 2018

TREC STEP IIM Trichy Start to Sc ...

Inaugural Address by Dr. Bhimaraya Metri, Direc ...

18 Apr 2018

TREC STEP IIM Trichy Start to Sc ...

Special Address by Mr. A. V. Krishnan, Chairman ...

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