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)

HRD Minister Smt. Smriti Irani participating in the Demo of Welding gun Simulator invented by Skillveri Training Solutions P.Ltd, an RTBI Incubatee, during a recent visit.

Our Success Stories

  • 7 Years of Operations.
  • 36 Companies Incubated
  • 6 Companies Graduated
  • 50 Crore(INR) Networth Created

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

  • The first official boot camp for GUVI on Big Data happened at IITM Research park campus. The event was a big success and GUVI got awesome feedback from attendees.Read more..



    • IITM Research park and RTBI featured in the new Indian Express.


      “The RTBI facilitates, designs and incubates businesses with a rural bent. Their focus areas include education, health, Read more..