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ASPIRE envisions to create an inclusive and enabling resource platform for budding entrepreneurs in diverse science and technology fields. Its mission statement is to enhance and deepen the incubation activities and knowledge enterprise initiatives at UoH and thereby create a vibrant entrepreneurial eco-system on the campus. Currently, there are 3 incubation centres (ICs) functioning under ASPIRE, i.e., ASPIRE-BioNEST, ASPIRE-TBI, and ASPIRE TIDE, providing incubation support in the areas of Life Sciences, Pharma & chemistry as well as materials and IT & Electronics, respectively.  TBI was established with the support of DST, TIDE supported by DietY and the BioNEST was established with support from BIRAC/DBT. These ICs are equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure and necessary instrumentation.


ASPIRE-BioNEST was inaugurated on National Science Day, 28th February 2018 by distinguished Biologist Prof. G. Padmanaban of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore – who applauded it “By Far, The Best Bio-incubator that I have seen”. ASPIRE BioNEST is a deep-tech life sciences incubator spread over 23,000 sft, provides a plug-and-play laboratory space for start-ups, nurtures innovation and entrepreneurship in scaling technologies of Agriculture, Biotechnology, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, and Allied areas. The vision of ASPIRE-BioNEST is to create a world-class entrepreneurial ecosystem at the University of Hyderabad to become a unique destination for technology-based start-ups in Life sciences. Currently, ASPIRE-BioNEST is known for its excellent infrastructure including the state-of-the-art instrumentation for complete upstream and downstream processing of Biotechnology products and an outstanding entrepreneurial eco-system. ASPIRE-BioNEST is a deep science incubator that nurtures innovation and entrepreneurship in scaling technologies of Agriculture, Biotechnology, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, and allied areas.

Seminar on Hollow Fiber Modules in Downstream Application by Asahi Kasei Corporation Japan

Microza™ UF and MF industrial Membranes and Systems Advanced ultrafiltration and microfiltration hollow-fiber membranes and systems developed and produced by Asahi Kasei are at the forefront of the filtration process and materials technology. Microza™ UF and MF –...

“Road Show”

ASPIRE-BioNEST, in Association with BIO-RAD, is Organizing a "Road Show" on 30th May 2023, from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM at ASPIRE Networking Facility. 

Knowledge Culture Seminar

Accelerate your downstream purification and lot release testing with Thermo Fisher Scientific. Thermo Fisher Scientific, in collaboration with ASPIRE-BioNEST, cordially invites you to a seminar focused on the latest innovations in chromatography resins and...

ASPIRE Foundation Day Celebrations

Association for Scientific Pursuits in Innovative Research Enterprises (ASPIRE), is a Not-for-Profit Section 8 Company founded by the University of Hyderabad in 2018 to foster an entrepreneurial ecosystem on the campus. ASPIRE provides an enabling resource platform...


ASPIRE-BioNEST in Association with IKP Knowledge Park is Organizing an Outreach Session on Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) Ignition Grant (BIG) Entrepreneurship Opportunities on 30th Jan 2023. [button...

Two-day Conference on “Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Universities- Opportunities and Challenges”

With a view to promoting entrepreneurial activity among academic institutions, ASPIRE in association with the DST Technology Enabling Centre at the University of Hyderabadis organizing a two-day conference on "Building Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Universities –...

Guidance session for BIG 22nd call in association with SINE-IITB

Society for Innovation & Entrepreneurship -SINE IIT Bombay in association with ASPIRE BioNEST is conducting a webinar session to provide guidance for BIG 22nd call ...

3D bioprinting of human disease models

An ASPIRE-BioNEST Startup ReaGene Innovations was presented best Research Award at the Advances in Molecular Diagnostics and Precision Medicine International Conference in Chennai from 15 – 17 September 2022. The award was in recognition of their work on designing 3D...

Stem Cell Therapy –The Future of Medicine? talk by SAIRAM L. ATLURI, MD, FIPP Founder/CEO of STEMCURES Director, Interventional Spine Specialists Founder, Tulsi Therapeutics

Stem cell therapy is considered the latest innovation in Medicine and holds a lot of promise. It has the potential to treat many ailments that have poor treatment options. This talk will examine the salient clinical trials that show the efficacy and safety of stem...


ASPIRE BioNEST in association with Cytiva is organizing a two-day workshop to discuss different aspects of Biopharmaceutics manufacturing. The workshop discusses the standard practices followed by industry leaders with case studies on troubleshooting. This will help...