Re-envisioning the Business Management Landscape for VUCA World

Faculty of Management and Finance


Idea Cloud 2022

Idea Cloud is a business start-up idea competition where tertiary education students and school level students can pitch their innovative ideas that provide solutions for social and economic development in Sri Lanka as one of the efforts of the faculty is organized annually. Idea Cloud 2022 is the fourth consecutive year in which Idea Cloud will be rolled out. The competition is organized to be held with parallel to the International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME 2022). 

The main purpose of this competition is to promote and develop entrepreneurial and innovative attitudes and behavior in students. In this competition, the ideas can be new business models, startups, infrastructural modifications, or products which is the outcome of greater creative and innovative efforts of young generation.  Applicants from State higher educational institutes and School level (ordinary level and advanced level students) are invited to send their self-prepared proposals via e-mail together with your name, contact details to on or before 30th June 2022. Selected Finalists will be provided with the opportunity to present their ideas before a renowned panel of entrepreneurs and academia.


“Sometimes you need a second chance because you weren’t quite ready for the first.” Still worried that you have missed your chance ☹️ Do not worry anymore ? The deadline extended for you to submit your business idea. ✨✨
New deadline: 30th June 2022
Hurry up & grab your chance ??

Target Competitors

  • State higher educational institutes
  • School level (ordinary level and advanced level students)

Types of Ideas Eligible For The Competition

Ideas should be

  • Original
  • Feasible (technological, market, financial and environmental)
  • Contribution for the society in terms of solving certain social problem

Idea Cloud Proposal Submission Guidelines

1. University-level guidelines.

>>>Application Form<<<

2. School-level guidelines.

>>>Application Form<<<

Coordinator Details

Mrs. Deepika Dissanayake, Lecturer, Department of Management and Entrepreneurship

Coordinator-Idea Cloud 2022

Tel: 0718443281

Partners/ Sponsor details