Student Start-Up Business Center
VUSSBC Call for Business Ideas
Published On:  Monday, April 20, 2020

Call for Business Ideas Batch-V

Student Startup Business Center

Virtual University of Pakistan

Be an Entrepreneur!!

Transform your Ideas in to successful business


Apply for SSBC Incubation Services, Batch-V

An opportunity to get seed money up to Rs. 300,000

Business Idea Submission Deadline: May 20, 2020

Submit at SSBC website at:

For more details, please contact at:



Student Start Up Business Center is a platform at VU to foster entrepreneurial spirit in the students and to provide them conducive environment to nurture their business ideas into successful business ventures. This initiative is supported by Virtual University of Pakistan in collaboration with HEC-Pakistan, and PEP Foundation, USA. SSBC is envisioned to promote entrepreneurship among the students by encouraging them through business ideas competitions, providing them seed money, free office working space, free training facilities and provision of complete ongoing support and guidance to the successful incubates and counseling from the veteran entrepreneurs.

SSBC at Virtual University of Pakistan is inviting business ideas for SSBC Batch-V. The student or group of students (maximum two) can submit their viable business ideas on the website of SSBC ( 


Special announcement:

The extension in the due date of Idea submission has been given to facilitate the students who have any business idea to tackle the current pandemic caused by Covid-19.

If you have any idea that can help Pakistan or the world to lessen the effects of Covid-19 on the environment, humans or even on the economies, you are encouraged to apply and play your role as a responsible citizen. 

Students having general business ideas who missed the previous deadline can also apply.

Who can participate?

  • Only currently enrolled active students of Virtual University of Pakistan are eligible to apply for business ideas as per the below given eligibility criteria. Students enrolled in short courses cannot apply.




Total Credit Hours

Eligible Criteria in Credit Hours

2 years degree program













4 years degree program





  • Oversees students and VU employees who are enrolled as VU student are not eligible to apply for SSBC.


How to participate:


Click Here to watch the video to learn about the submission process.


Terms & Conditions: 

  • One student will be allowed to submit only one business idea; either individually or in a team.
  • A team should not be comprised of more than two members.
  • Each individual/team needs to submit innovative business idea and must not copy from any source.
  • Shortlisted business ideas will be invited for submission of full business plans.
  • Only practical and financially viable business plans will be shortlisted for presentation. 
  • The business idea’s financial worth should not exceed more than Rs. 300,000.

Business Ideas Submission Deadline:

Submit your business idea before May 20, 2020 at

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