Student
Startups
Founders Mentoring TiE MEMBERS Colleges Incubators Partners Unbiased Advisors Networking Global Events Peer Connects Investors Domain Experts Scholarships Corporates An ecosystem that provides every thing a Student Startup needs: Ideation to Investment
About

TiE UNIVERSITY

TiE-U is a comprehensive ecosystem that nurtures start-ups run by college/ university students. It achieves this objective by creating events and engagements that bring together start-ups, TiE members, external mentors, coaches, and ecosystem partners. The key outcome is to enable campus ideas/start-ups to transform into viable businesses.

Mentoring – the magic mantra

Our ecosystem centers around the pivotal role of mentoring. All activities of TiE University foster relationship-building between mentors and start-ups.

FLAGSHIP PROGRAMS

Global-Pitch-Competition
GLOBAL PITCH COMPETITION

Is a global business plan competition. It involves a regional round and a global round. It attracts 1500 + Startups from 45 + cities and 400 + Colleges to vie for equity free prize money of $100,000. Participants are locally mentored after which they are provided boot camps, workshops and one on one mentoring by global mentors. read more…

Global-Business-Hackathon
GLOBAL BUSINESS HACKATHON

A program to foster problem solving skills among students. They solve real life business challenges articulated by companies around the world. Technical Boot camps, workshops and mentoring precede the finale. read more…

iNVESTOR-DEMO-DAY
INVESTOR DEMO DAY

Early stage startups pitch their ideas to a panel of experienced investors to raise equity investments. read more…

FLAGSHIP ACTIVITIES

Alumni-Community
ALUMNI COMMNUNITY

A facebook like platform that provides a meeting ground for 24/7 networking and mentoring opportunity. Student start ups and founders can interact with peers, mentors and thought leaders in a virtual setting. It also acts as a collaborative platform.

Unicorn
UNIVCORN

Tie-U entrepreneurship conference. A global event held in silicon valley that brings together winning startups and founders from regional events.

Chapter-Events
CHAPTER EVENTS

Diverse activities as the local chapter (TiE branches in cities) including speaker sessions, networking events, entrepreneurship conferences etc.

TiE U FOOTPRINT

GLOBE 1 CANADA TiE OTTAWA
TiE TORONTO
TiE NEW JERSEY
TiE NEW YORK
TiE HOUSTON
TiE PITTSBURGH
TiE SILICON VALLEY
TiE TAMPA BAY
TiE ATLANTA
TiE CAROLINAS
TiE DALLAS
TiE DC
TiE DENVER
TiE OREGON
TiE SEATTLE
USA
GLOBE 3 UK NORTH GERMANY ISRAEL GLOBE 4 UAE TiE DUBAI TiE ISLAMABAD
TiE LAHORE
PAKISTAN
TiE ANDHRA PRADESH
TiE CHANDIGARH
TiE CHENNAI
TiE COIMBATORE
TiE HUBLI
TiE HYDERABAD
TiE KOLKATA
INDIA TiE MADHYA PRADESH
TiE MUMBAI
TiE MYSURU
TiE PUNE
TiE RAJASTHAN
TiE UDAIPUR
TiE UP (KANPUR)

TiE-U JOURNEY

Year

2019202020212022
Total students engaged1500+2500+47507500+
Countries involved461224
Chapters Involved18133230
Total prize money$20K$25K$76K$100K

IMPACT SO FAR

5000

ALUMNI

300+

COLLEGES INVOLVED

500+

MENTORS

75+

WORKSHOPS

$200,000

WORTH AWARDS

50+

CITIES

1500+

MENTORING HOURS

1M+

AUDIENCE AT EVENTS

TEAM

Ravi-Puli

Ravi
Puli

TiE DC
Co-Chair

Subbu-Pericherla-11

SubbaRaju
Pericherla

TiE Hyderabad
Co-Chair

Dr-Paul-Lopez-11

Dr Paul
Lopez

TiE Atlanta
Past Co-Chairs

viiveck-verma-11

Viiveck
Verma

TiE Hyderabad
Past Co-Chairs

Vijay-Menon

Vijay
Menon

TiE Global
TiE Global Executive Director

Gordon-Grant-11

Gordon
Grant

TiE Atlanta
Lead – Scoring

Adwait-Kurlekar

Advait
Kurlekar

TiE Pune
Planning Team Member

B.-Krishnamurthy

Dr. Krishnamurthy
B (BKM)

TiE Coimbatore
Planning Team Member

Craig-Abbott

Craig
Abbott

TiE New York
Planning Team Member

Mahesh-Rao

Dr. Mahesh
Rao

TiE Mysuru
Planning Team Member

Jay-Vishwanathan

Jay
Visvanathan

TiE Silicon Valley
Planning Team Member

Mark-Lloyd

Dr. Mark
Lloyd

TiE Tampa
Planning Team Member

Mihir-Parik

Mihir
Parikh

TiE Silicon Valley
Planning Team Member

Ravi-Brahmbhatt

Ravi
Brahmbhatt

TiE Houston
Planning Team Member

Slide THE GOALS 2021 2022 30 200 40 400 PARTICIPATING
CHAPTERS
COLLEGE/
UNIVERSITY
OUTREACH

OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS

ANNUAL PLATINUM SPONSOR

22-CENTURY-LOGO
upgrad
pnc-bank

ANNUAL PARTNER

aws-activate

GLOBAL PITCH COMPETITION SPONSORS

GOLD PARTNER
tech-star
rean-foundation
powerhouse-ventures
Sheth
Technomile
devfi
SILVER PARTNER
Colaberry
fuel
Life-Insurance-simplified
Touch-a-life-foundation
Stephanie-Mango
sapna-patel-2
challa-investments
IN-KIND PARTNER
xlscout
Greentown-lab
comax
conservation-mart
eunike-ventures
innovation-labs
INVESTMENT PARTNER
rean-foundation
powerhouse-ventures
WwFounderCircle
tie-India-Angels