In this context, GBPIC has invited Request for Proposal to shortlist and select entrepreneurs involved in cutting-edge research and development in biotechnology and related areas for using space and facilities in the incubation centre.
GBPIC, located in the Technology Complex at, invites companies to engage in innovative technologies in four key areas, namely healthcare and pharmaceuticals, agro-technology, food processing, and bioinformatics.
Guwahati Biotech Park Incubation Centre, the first-ever biotechnology incubator in eastern India, has been promoted by the Assam government to promote entrepreneurship in biotechnology and related areas in the northeast. It also hopes to encourage industrial growth to ensure proper and effective utilisation of the huge bio-resources in the region
At present, the incubation centre is located temporarily on the premises of IIT Guwahati, in close proximity to different academic institutes and industrial establishments of the state, such as, Guwahati University, Institute of Advanced Studies in Science and Technology, Guwahati Medical College, Assam Engineering College, , and Brahmaputra Industrial park.