Science & Technology Entrepreneurs' Park (STEP) is a project sponsored by HBTI, Kanpur along with Department of Science & Technology, Govt, of India, New Delhi. It is also financed by various financial institutions like IDBI, IFCI and ICICI along with active funding from the Govt, of Uttar Pradesh, through its Department of Science & Technology and Department of Industries. It was established in the year 1986 at HBTI, Kanpur for motivating Science, Technology and Engineering Graduates for taking up entrepreneurship as a career.STEP-HBTI campus is located in the premises of HBTI, the prominent engineering institute in the world. STEP-HBTI has been engaged in the activities of Technology development, Technology up gradation, Technology incubation, Technology transfer and Technology applications in Industries.Being in the vicinity of HBTI all the resources are used STEP-HBTI. It has also been engaged in motivating the employees of different industries to adopt new measures for improvement in efficiency and productivity management. STEP- HBTI for the last 24 years has been working as an apex organization for transforming technical education into entrepreneurship. It has successfully transformed a number of engineers and technologists into entrepreneurs.
The management programme leading to an MBA degree at STEP-HBTI is being carried on since last 7 years. Lately, seeing a huge demand for well oriented and qualified professionals wordwide, the Institute has increased its MBA seats from 60 to 120 in the year 2010 & started PGDM programme in 2011, where it offers a wide spectrum of courses which are tailor-made to meet the industry requirements. It has got all infrastructure and facilities to impart proper training in all disciplines of specialized management including information technology, which is the need of hour. A lush green campus, well stocked Library, Computer lab, Cafeteria and above all an enviroment for learning, makes the campus life more vibrant.
The Institute has built up an extensive resource center of management studies. The Institute has a well-stocked library with more than 5000 volumes. It has books covering all aspects with the latest editions from the best Indian and foreign publishers. The library subscribes to 35 National and International Journals and 7 daily newspapers and books, mazagines, periodicals,Journals and other literature. The library facility is avilable to the students till late evening hours.
The Institute has well eqipped computer lab catering to the needs of the academic as well as grooming of budding managers. The lab comprises of more than 70 systems with Wi- Fi connectivity. The systems have advanced features such as Windows 7 Operating system, Core i3, 2GB RM, 400 GB Hard Disk, TFT Screen, etc. to give students a competitive edge.
The Institute Provides canteen facility located within the premises. The Idea is to take care of snacks/fooding requirements. canteen provides cxcellent food of different variety which is prepared under hygienic conditions and affordable prices.
Banking Facility & Health Service
The Institute Provides these facilities within the campus. The Central Bank of India has its branch along with an ATM services with an access of 24*7. Health Insurance service is also provide to the students. These facilities are given to student within the campus so that may get financial assistance and scholarship from time to time.
The Institute has full Air-conditioned seminar hall with a seating capacity of 300. The seminar hall is endowed with the necessary audio-visual and presenation facilities. Its makes possible an ideal setting for carrying out various workshops and conferences.