Karnataka – where the future is made

Karnataka is the bright spot in India's development. It epitomizes the best of many worlds – a land of ancient heritage, scenic beauty, thriving wildlife, and rich culture. It is also the land of innovation, industrial growth, and a rich talent pool.

Karnataka has an outstanding industrial ecosystem for all major industries to take advantage of:

Ease Of Doing Business

Enhanced Facilitation Process to Ensure Transparency

Online Application and Approval

A single portal for approval of all the requirements including electricity, water, land, incentives, labour, building planning and more, makes it easier not just for large companies but also for MSMEs and startups to invest. Other important aspects include:

Infrastructure and Logistics

Skilled Workforce

A Thriving R&D Culture

Accounting for 44% of India’s R&D Centres, Karnataka is now a global leader in technological innovation. Dedicated facilities for various clusters ensures a robust research environment. Karnataka is home to research pioneers like:

Additionally, the state is also paving the way for several aviation research organizations and is working on establishing a research centre for electric vehicles.

Quick Action Links & Details

Apply for
a new proposal.

Apply for clearances/approvals from various departments.

Apply for amendment for approved proposals such as extension of time and change of location.

Information Wizard- a one stop all your queries.

The applications under this part shall be filed by the project proponents, whose projects are approved by either DLSWCC OR SLSWCC OR SHLCC and who require specific approval/clearances from concerned departments. The following are the departments and services available to apply through the “e-udyami” portal.

Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board
Karnataka State Pollution Control Board
Industries and Commerce Department
Municipal Administration Department
Karnataka Small Scale Industries Development Corporation
Factories, Boilers, Industrial Safety & Health Department
Town Planning Department and Local Planning Authorities.
Water Resources Department
1 st

in number of patent applications


of India's startups based out of Karnataka


of state's GSDP from IT sector

> 50%

of all AI/ML professionals based out of Karnataka