About The Programme

UPJA is an incubation program powered by RKVY-RAFTAAR to promote innovation and agri-entrepreneurship. Upja is a uniquely designed incubation & business acceleration program, structured across two phases. Phase-I is an eight (8) weeks intensive "Residency- in-Incubation" period and Phase-II is a “Business acceleration & Funding support”.

Who we are

Pusa Krishi Incubator is an innovation hub and a technology business incubator of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and is housed at Zonal Technology Management and Business Promotion Development (ZTM-BPD) Unit.

What Impact We Have Created

We have already graduated 3 cohorts with 34 start-ups. Our start-ups, are successfully running their business, have already raised more than 7 crore in funding and won several national & international awards.

Why Join Us?




Pusa Krishi Incubator is inviting application from startups which are at the pre-commercialization stage with a minimum viable product (MVP).

For application and guidelines for UPJA, please refer to the following link please click:

We look forward to hearing from you!