What is IFT

What is IFT

Ever thought you could be India’s youngest entrepreneur?

India’s Future Tycoons is a platform that offers an opportunity to students who are 13 to 17 years of age and have change driver ideas, to kick-start an entrepreneurship venture. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity for you to present your ideas to a panel of jury, mentors and investors, who will evaluate them and pick the top 24 for real life investment prospects. There is more to it. India’s Future Tycoons will also train you, empowering you with the problem solving, creative thinking and design thinking, and build a robust execution plan around your idea.

There are cash prizes to win and the top 3 winning teams will get an opportunity to present their ideas on the stage of United Nations Sustainibility Development Forum, India Chapter.

All you have to do is click the register now button and follow a few simple steps!

The theme of this season

The theme of this season

“Today water is a name of natural resource. Tomorrow it might become the name of humanitarian crisis.”

Water Crisis is Real. Be it water availability & shortage, usage & wastage, cleaning & sanitation, transportation & shortage and so on- thousands of ideas are waiting to be tapped and turned into a sustainable enterprise. If you are someone who has any idea, small or big, that can lead to solving water issues, in any ways - please submit your registration today. It may so happen that you would be the game changer mastermind we are looking for.

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Why Should You Participate?

  • Opportunity to work on your idea that has a potential to change the world
  • Online Step-by-Step Guide to convert your ideas into ventures
  • Platform to Showcase your venture ideas to Industry Experts
  • Experience the journey of building a Socially Responsible Innovation
  • Mentorship by Start-Up Founders and Industry Mentors for qualifying students at the Bootcamp
  • Rewards and Recognitions worth Rs. 15,00,000
  • Top 28 Team get a chance to convert their ideas into meaningful businesses
  • Winners of Brand Challenges to get to engage with top companies in the country
  • Make your School proud by becoming the Icon of Young Entrepreneurship in India

Flow of the Competition

  • Online Registrations
  • Ideation Tutorials
  • Idea submission on competition theme
  • Ideation Round Results
  • Top 24 teams
  • 3-day residential bootcamp
  • Top 6 teams
  • Grand Finale
  • Rewards and Recognition


What Happened Last Year

It all started with an idea to provide a platform to high school students for showcasing their ideas and taking a challenge to build an entrepreneurial venture around it. 3300+ students from 250+ schools across 52 different cities of India participated in IFT #1.

India's Future Tycoons #1 Winners | TEAM BLOOM India's Future Tycoons #1 Runners-Up | TEAM OWLETT

What Our Attendees Are Saying

Prizes worth ₹15,00,000

School Awards

Zonal Awards

National Awards


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