About RTBI

IIT Madras' Rural Technology and Business Incubator (RTBI) is a registered not-for-profit society established in Oct 2006. Its mission is to incubate start-ups whose focus is to impact rural/underserved societal segments, leveraging ICT (Information and Communication Technologies)

umesh Umesh Sachdev, co-founder CEO of Uniphore, chosen among India's Top 8 innovators under 35 in 2016. Uniphore also recognized amongst India's Top 20 Emerging Global Companies by London & Partners

Our Success Stories

  • 10 Years of Operations.
  • 46 Companies Incubated
  • 16 Companies Graduated

Aspiring Entreprenuers

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur with a passion and commitment to make a difference in rural and other under-served societies in India?



Incubatee Highlights







IITMIC Co-sponsored E-Summit 2016, including Startup Bootcamp (featuring one-on-one mentoring sessions) hosted by RTBI & E-Cell (1-3 April'16) at IITM Read more


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