Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

Faculty Profile

Gautam Mazumdar

Associate Faculty
Academic Qualification


Bachelor of Commerce

Professional Qualification


PGDBM [ International Business], Fellowship[ Social Enterprise], PhD[ Pursuing, National Institute of Technology, Durgapur]

Areas of Specialization


Development Sector

Courses taught/projects handled


Major Projects:

  • VSO [ UK]- Disability Program; Indonesia

  • Villgro & L-Ramp –USA [Rural Innovations]

  • BMGF [Livestock South Asia Project]

  • UNDP [Swayaam Project]

  • SVEP [ Start up Village Entrepreneurship Program]

Job experience in project implementation, evaluation, action based research and knowledge development at national and international level in domain area of Livelihood and Entrepreneurship for the Pro-Poor / Informal Sector [Start-Ups at Village Level] and Disability. Co-ordination of key projects of organizations viz. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, VSO (UK)/British Council, Rockefeller Foundation, Villgro, NRLM Project s under MoRD Govt. of India.


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List of some of the Seminars attended:

  • International Trade Opportunities-EUROPA ;European Council

  • Rural Innovators Workshop- L-RAMP

  • Unconvention – Villgro Innovation Foundation

  • Corporate Social Responsibilities – CII Chennai, Tamil Nadu

  • Innovations in Practice- CII Kolkata, West Bengal

  • Disability Inclusion & Awareness – VSO [UK]-Indonesia

  • Rural Technologies -Centre for Technology Alternatives for Rural Areas (CTARA), IIT Bombay

  • Rural Technologies -Centre for Rural Development Technology (CRDT), IIT Delhi

  • Rural Innovations- IIT-Madras

  • Rural Technologies – IIT Kharagpur

  • Livestock & Environment- BAIF Development Research Foundation

  • Entrepreneurship in Socially Responsible Business , UNESCAP

  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation – NIT, Durgapur


Organization & Institutes:

  • VSO [ UK]

  • BAIF

  • Hand in Hand International

  • CII [ Tamil Nadu]

  • CII [ West Bengal]

  • Bengal National Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • Villgro

  • IIT-Kharagpur

  • School of Social Entrepreneurship-India

  • Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Narendrapur

  • NIT-Durgapur

  • West Bengal State Rural Livelihood Mission

  • North East Rural Livelihoods Project

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

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