SmartUp India bridges Nordic companies with massive Sustainable Smart City opportunities in India.

Bridging Nordic Innovations aligning with UN Sustainability Goals to Business Opportunities in India. The India SmartUp program provides a platform for Nordic start-ups/growth companies to explore and expedite entry into the Indian market.

Improving lives while building scalable businesses!

SmartUp India is well curated program for match-making Nordic companies with business opportunities in Scalable  Smart City initiatives in India requiring innovative technologies to cater to changing demands of the market. This program is aimed at building sustainable businesses, leveraging economies of scale. We are committed to improving lives, acting as a bridge between Nordic businesses and Indian markets.

Our program is curated to match high impact Nordic companies with sustainable business opportunities and help Nordic businesses overcome:

  • Entry Barriers
  • Cultural Differences
  • Expensive Market Research (Product-market fit, Legalities, socio-economic differences etc)
  • Dynamic India Business Landscape
  • Lack of Physical Presence

Value Proposition to companies in the Nordics:

  • Match-making to market opportunities with the sustainable smart city initiatives in the emerging economy like India
  • Access to robust network of Academia, Businesses and Government
  • Personalized connections – Setting up meetings with potential clients, partners, collaborators etc.
  • Technical, legal and socio-economical feasibility of product/services.
  • Flexible hours of dedicated mentoring
  • Field visit to India with dedicated NHI associate facilitating the process
  • Access to physical hubs across major metropolitans in India

Why enrol in SmartUp program?

  • High Quality Mentorship.
  • Extensive network among Government, Corporate, Academia, Incubators,¬†Accelerators and Investors community.
  • Deep knowledge of Nordic and Indian culture and markets.
  • Dedicated team to assist you without any delays.


  1. Send us an email expressing your interest for the program
  2. Our Program Manager will get in touch with you
  3. We discuss your solution and the opportunities in India
  4. We agree on the participation

Application open

First, send an email to to indicate your interest and get the process started.
We look forward to talk to you soon.