Center for
Entrepreneurial Leadership

BITS Pilani, K.K Birla Goa Campus

About Us

"It's not about ideas, It's about making ideas happen"

-Scott Belsky, founder Behance

Centre for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) is a society of eminence at BITS Pilani, Goa Campus, bridging Entrepreneurship and Innovation. We at CEL, BITS Pilani, Goa campus believe that dreams can come true. No matter how high one aspires to reach, we aim to provide the entrepreneurial skills and lay down the path towards success for every single one who has the courage, determination and will power to do what it takes.

Being the Entrepreneurship cell of one of the premier institutes of the country, it is our responsibility to ensure that we maintain a highly productive environment to incubate budding entrepreneurs from across the nation! Through mentorship, teaching, conducting highly competitive activities and funding select startups, we ensure that the next gen entrepreneurs are able to make it to the top.

The many events we host and conduct go a long way in helping the participants achieve their ultimate goal. Conducting our Annual E- Summit, Coalescence, an entrepreneurial fest like no other, graced by the presence of successful millionaire entrepreneurs, inspires and guides students to achieve the unattainable!

Novatia, a platform for the budding entrepreneurs to obtain mentorship, incubation, funding from established startups and successful mentors is an eye-catching event for all. Highly competitive events like BreakAway, Business Model Canvas, Ace the Case and many others offer a real scale evaluation for startup ideas and prototypes!

What we do

We train and inspire the next generation of Entrepreneurs and leaders and provide a platform for them to showcase their abilities.



Connect with the leading industry professionals and learn about their views and opinions



You have the idea. Don't let it go to waste! With our help start your entreprenureship journey today!



Inspire and get inspired. Your company might just be the next Unicorn!

Upcoming Events

Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) organizes and hosts several competitions and challenges for aspiring entrepreneurs to test their skills, knowledge and their ideas in real world and get mentorship by successful entrepreneurs as rewards. The challenges are open for students across the nation and with some of the most anticipated upcoming startups having participated in such competitions, these are the events you do not want to miss!


BreakAway is an Ideation-Stage Business Plan Competition, providing an ideal Platform for an Individual to pitch their ideas. The Ideas are nurtured, worked and experimented upon and mentored in Launchpad, to be ready for competitive events like Novatia, Annual B-Plan Competition. It is the perfect opportunity for the aspiring entrepreneurs to get a real time evaluation of their ideas and prototypes.

Ace A Case Challenge

A Premier Case Study Challenge, where candidates brainstorm for hours in Teams to come up with practical and feasible solution for problems faced by Start-ups or Large Corporates. This provides them with an opportunity to contribute ideas to a real-life scenario, apply what you have learned and showcase a good Business Acumen.

Business Model Canvas

Business Model Canvas is a Strategy Modelling Competition, where students come in teams to learn, compete and win exciting prizes and certificates. A business model is a company's plan for making a profit. It identifies the products or services the business will manufacture, identifies the probable target market, and anticipates the expenses the company may occur.

Stay tuned for more updates!

Our Team

We are a group of highly motivated students, who aim to provide a platform for budding entrepreneurs. Have a look at our core team:

Harish Uthayakumar

Harish Uthayakumar


Contact: +917709090319

Atishay Jain

Atishay Jain

Vice President

Contact: +91 8279850220

Rimjhim Mohanty

Rimjhim Mohanty

Corporate Relations Head

Contact: +91 8249659360

Aryan Trivedi

Aryan Trivedi

Operations Manager

Contact: +91 8529488193

Rishab Nayan

Rishab Nayan

Events Head

Contact: +91 8789170276

Utkarsh Prashant

Utkarsh Prashant

PR Head

Contact: +91 8454924663

Ashwin Revankar

Ashwin Revankar

Design Head

Contact: +91 9149802688

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