How We Work

Online Courses

We develop learning tools that enable leaders to take action on market-based approaches to social impact and experiment with social innovation ideas.

Entrepreneurship Training

We design social innovation challenges and provide startup incubation services to support a rising generation of entrepreneurs in India.

Research

We engage in research that contributes to the social impact ecosystem. Our aim is to bring together academics and practitioners in order to disseminate this knowledge globally.

Our History

2014

Founded

The Jindal Centre for Social Innovation + Entrepreneurship was founded in 2014 at O.P. Jindal Global University with a vision to spur inclusive growth and development in India and globally. Our approach has been to strengthen the capacity for social innovation in North India, empower young leaders to take action, and connect them with a global network of people working to address the 21st century’s most pressing challenges.

2015

Became the Incubation Partner to Tibetan Entrepreneurship Development initiative

In 2015, JSiE hosted the first batch of early-stage start-up entrepreneurs from the Tibetan refugee community in India for a five-week residential incubation program to provide support and training to the entrepreneurs.

2016

Launched the FutureLearn Social Enterprise Program

JSiE co-created the FutureLearn Social Enterprise Program in partnership with Middlesex University London and Living in Minca, with support from the British Council.

2017

Recieved award at the University of Oxford for work supporting social enterprenurs

JSiE was awarded the Global HEI Award in 2017 for our work in creating impact and innovation through social entrepreneurship and integrating the culture of social entrepreneurship in our institution and through our partnerships.

2018

Launched Impact Investing Massive Open Online Course

JSiE co-created a massive open online course in partnership with Asha Impact. The 4-week online course includes video interviews with leading investors in the field like the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Acumen Fund, Omidyar Network, Grameen Capital, Aavishkaar and more.

Jindal Centre for Social Innovation + Entrepreneurship

An award-winning social impact centre
in North India