NIPER-Guwahati is the only National Institute in Pharmaceutical Sciences in the entire North Eastern Region of our country. It was established in the year of 2008 to provide high quality pharmaceutical education and research with focus on exploitation of natural and synthetic products of this region for drug discovery and development.
NIPER-Guwahati received the approval from Government of India for the establishment of the Incubation Center named as BioNEST NIPER-Guwahati (North-Eastern Societal aspect for Translational Phytopharmaceutical/ Herbal Research). The center is funded by BIRAC, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India under BioNEST (Bioincubator Nurturing Entrepreneurship for Scaling Technology) Scheme. The BioNEST NIPER-G Incubation center is operated and Managed by NIPER-Guwahati
We expect to benefit the students and alumni of the NIPER-G and other educational/ research organizations of North East India, startup companies, and qualified citizens by providing them opportunity to convert their ideas into products and products into business. The other major focus area of BioNEST NIPER-G includes providing encouragement and a platform for the traditional healers of North East India to commercialize their products with proper scientific validation and regulatory compliances.
We offer laboratory space and advanced equipments for use, mentorship and hand-holding for startups in Technical/ Legal/ Financial & Commercial aspects of technology incubation, business networking opportunity, and also the benefit of a premier National level institute.