PRODIGY - 2021


Entrepreneurial culture is growing in India. To cultivate this spirit among the youth early, World University of Design (WUD) is organizing the PRODIGY - National Business Plan Competition' 2021 in association with Start-up India. It aims to stimulate the young minds to think creatively and work towards innovative business ideas in the most promising segments such as Design & technology, Sports, and Food & agribusiness.

The competition is open for participation in two categories
  1. 1. School students- Class IX, X, XI and XII
  2. 2. College going students- UG programs only

Participants may register individually or in teams of not more than four students. To register, fill the application form via Google Form.

After successful registration, applicants are required to send a 200 word write-up on their business idea, and the filled-up business plan template in the attached format to Shortlisted candidates will be called for presenting their pitches at WUD campus for the final round of competition. The criteria for judgment will be innovation, creativity and scalability of the idea.

Important dates:

Event Deadlines
Register for participation via google form link 10th January, 2021
Submit your entries (Write-up + Business plan template) 15th January, 2021
Announcement of shortlisted entries 21st January, 2021
Final pitches by shortlisted teams 29th January, 2021

World University of design is the first university in India to offer BBA and MBA in Design Strategy & Management. This competition is being organised by the university in association with Startup India, the flagship scheme of the Government of India to promote entrepreneurship.

If you have any queries, please write to

Download attachment for Business plan template Click here

To View winners of Prodigy 2019 Click here

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