"No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered with a searching but at the same time a steady eye." - Winston Churchill

Dreams are quintessential part of human psyche. India in recent times, given its vast demographic and cultural diversity and a strong growth story, provides an interesting opportunity for entrepreneurs. In this 30th edition, Intaglio acknowledges contribution of Indian entrepreneurs who have come and revolutionized the Indian market space – Anil Agarwal, Azim Premji, Kishore Biyani, Sunil Mittal, Dhirubhai Ambani and the list goes on. There are opportunities to be created and tapped and then there are the starry eyed youth who dream to make a difference – what is missing is a platform to connect the two. We at Intaglio provides the much awaited platform to all the budding entrepreneurs to grab the opportunity to present their ideas in front of our esteemed judging panel.

  • ROUND 1

    All teams have to submit a one page executive summary of the business idea. All executive summary submissions will be judged on various judging criteria. The detailed judging criteria will be shared in the section below.

  • ROUND 2

    Business Plan Round - Shortlisted teams from the first round will be invited to submit their complete business plans. All shortlisted teams will be assigned a mentor to help them in writing the business plan.
    Details of the mentorship program will be updated later.

  • ROUND 3

    Final presentation Round - Winners from the second round will be invited to IIM-Calcutta campus during Intaglio 2017. All teams will have one final round of mentorship on campus to finalize their presentations and plan on campus. Finalists will be required to present their ideas to a panel of VCs, investors and/or IIM Calcutta professors.

Point of Contact

Pradeep M
Prem Anand M S


  • Registration is allowed as individuals or in teams of size upto 4
  • Team members may be from different colleges
  • There is no limit to the number of entries from a college
  • Individuals can not be a part of more than one team
  • The decisions taken by the organisers are final
   Prize Amount 50,000