EDI, an autonomous institution set up in 1983 as a pioneering institute for Entrepreneurship Development and Training in India and around the globe.
EDI conceptualized 'Entrepreneurship Development' in a 'movement' format and has expanded its concern, starting with urban to include rural too.
The Institute has been acknowledged as a world leader in creating first generation entrepreneurs as also honing skills of existing ones, and it shares its expertise with several developing countries.
The driving values at the Institute are innovation, experimentation, risk-taking, inclusiveness, thinking out of the box and to offer need based & socially relevant solutions.
EDI conducts several training programmes – both national and international, implements projects for the state governments, central government and international organisations, and offers two unique Post Graduate Programmes under its Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Research.