It is designated as the incubator for Women by the Department of Science & Technology and it is one of the very few incubators in India to focus business development in herbal products. The Operations and Management are governed separately by Board of Governance and Board of Directors respectively.
Periyar TBI has a full-fledged testing laboratory with equipment to serve all biological and organic sample testing. Individual incubation space is allotted on rent for eligible enterprising units and other infrastructure and facilities are provided for a nominal cost.
The year around activities include Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, public meetings, seminars, workshops, Skill development programmes, hands on training in instruments and tailor made programmes on demand. Incubatees can enroll to the Incubator services throughout the year.