Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India has established MoE's Innovation Cell (MIC) to systematically foster the culture of innovation amongst all Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs). The primary mandate of the MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes while they are in formative years. MIC has envisioned encouraging creation of Institution's Innovation Council (IIC) across selected HEIs.
Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering for Women has established an IIC as per the norms of HHRD Innovation Cell in 2019. As per the guidelines issued by MHRD, the IIC was expanded to include Faculty coordinators in each of the activities of the IIC.