Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics / Sensors Fab and Semiconductor ATMP/OSAT facilities

The Scheme for setting up of Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics / Sensors (including MEMS) Fabs and Semiconductor ATMP / OSAT facilities in India shall extend fiscal support of 30% of capital expenditure to Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics / Sensors (including MEMS) Fabs and Semiconductor Packaging (ATMP / OSAT) units.

Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics / Sensors (including MEMS) Fabs & Semiconductor ATMP / OSAT facilities

  • “Scheme for setting up of Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics / Sensors Fab and Semiconductor Assembly, Testing, Marking and Packaging (ATMP) / OSAT facilities in India” has been notified on 21.12.2021
  • The Scheme extends a fiscal support of 30% of the Capital Expenditure investment for setting up of Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics (SiPh) / Sensors (including MEMS) Fab and Semiconductor ATMP / OSAT facilities in India.
  • “Capital Expenditure” for the purpose of the scheme shall include expenditure incurred on building, clean rooms, plant, machinery, equipment & associated utilities (including used / second hand / refurbished); transfer of technology (ToT) including cost of technology; and research & development (R&D).
  • Companies / Joint Ventures proposing to set up such facilities can apply for support under the scheme through an online portal that will be made operational from 01.01.2022. The duration of the scheme for receipt of applications is three years, Fiscal support shall be available for a period of five years from the date of application.
  • Additional financial support offered by the State Governments or any of their agencies or local bodies may also be availed. Many state governments offer such additional incentives apart from providing infrastructure support under the electronic manufacturing clusters / industrial parks etc.

Scheme Details

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Objective

To attract investments for setting up Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics (SiPh) / Sensors (including MEMS) Fabs and Semiconductor ATMP / OSAT facilities in the country to strengthen the electronics manufacturing ecosystem and help establish a trusted electronics value chain in the areas of application of these fabrication and packaging technologies

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Eligibility

Companies / Joint Ventures proposing to set up Compound Semiconductors / Silicon Photonics (SiPh) / Sensors (including MEMS) Fab in India for manufacturing High Frequency / High Power / Optoelectronics devices

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Tenure

The scheme shall be open for applications initially for a period of Three Years starting from - 01/01/2022

Procedure to Apply

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Applicant Details

Register and apply for the scheme through the application form section

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Proposal

Detailed Project Report

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Fee & Submission

Application fee- 5 lakhs per application (Non-Refundable)

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Approval

Support under the scheme shall be provided for a period of six years. The tenure of the actual fiscal support outflow may be extended based on the approval of the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology.