D.I.V.E 2019

D.I.V.E is a 1 month long, project-based experiential learning program which Maker’s Asylum will be conducting in March 2019 in partnership with XAVIER-EMLYON Business School.

The program is focused on bringing together various stakeholders which include entrepreneurs, students and corporate organisations. Participant’s will get a unique firsthand experience in the areas of frugal innovation, BOP economics, social innovation, social enterprise and CSR to name a few.

Design. Innovate. Venture. Experience

Challenges for D.I.V.E

The challenges are based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals aimed at developing Digital pedagogies for Building Peaceful and Sustainable Societies. Participants will work in teams with mentors and peers from the industry, academia, government and the scientific community.

Program Structure

  • Thinking
  • Frugal Innovation and Testing
  • Learning by doing
  • Prototyping
  • Productization
  • Market feasibility and Testing
  • Presentation / Evaluation


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The participants also get

Course certificate recognised by Xavier-Em Lyon Business School in its 6 campuses across the globe. On successful completion of the program you will get an access to Xavier-Emlyon Business School’s infrastructure by means of opportunities to:

  • Pursue research at Xavier-Emlyon Business School
  • Apply for a job/internship
  • Apply to courses offered by the Business School

Course Fee

The course fee for the duration of D.I.V.E 2019 Program is 80,000/- INR all inclusive. Participants can avail scholarship of up to 75%

How to apply

  1. Pay an application fee of 500/-
  2. You will receive a transaction receipt with link to the application form over your registered email.
  3. Choose the scholarship bucket (Regular / 50% / 75%) and fill the form along with a one-minute video on YouTube
  4. Submit the application before 10th February 2019
  5. Wait for the acceptance email
Regular Application

Recommended for Professionals

Regular Application: 80,000/- INR

50% Scholarship

Recommended for students

50% Scholarship: 40, 000/-

75% Scholarship

Recommended for entrepreneurs, freelancing artists, designers

75% Scholarship: 20,000/- INR

Application Deadline

Applications to be submitted before 10th February 2019