Debate Competitions in College Fests, Events in January 2017.

12 Upcoming College Fests

College Fest Name College Name Debate Events
Spandan 2k17
28 Jan 2017
Xavier Institute of Engineering

Fashion Show, Singing, Street dance, Stage play, Street play, Dance, Debate,rangoli,treasure hunt, dumbcharades,antakshari,hogg it and many more

In-Bloom 2017
01 Feb 2017
Christ University

Theatre Events (1st & 2nd February):

Art Events (3rd & 4th February):
Charcoal Caricature
Pot Art
Painting Relay
Mask Making
Campus View

Literary Events (3rd & 4th February):
Creative Writing
Dumb Charades
Air Crash
Pot Pourri

Stage Events (3rd & 4th February):

Indian Classical Dance (Group)
Indian Non-theme Dance (Group)
Indian Classical Dance (Solo)
Spot-Step-Dance (Solo)

Western Acoustic (Group)
Indian Music (Group)
Western Electric (Group)
Indian Singing (Solo)
Western Singing (Solo)
Indian Classical Singing (Solo)
Guitar Wars
Western Instrumental (Solo)

Taarangana 17
03 Feb 2017
Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women
New Delhi

Major Events during Taarangana are broadly classified into PRO NIGHTS, PRIME EVENTS and a variety of FUN EVENTS.
Prime Events -
Urban Thump : Gripping performances by energetic Dance crews, matching their footsteps to the best western beats.
Synnove : Appeasing to the soul, enthralling to the eyes while solo/duet performances steal your wits and cries!
Knights of The Fall : Surrendering to the rhythm in their veins, Bands battle against each other to earn the most coveted victory title.
Mr. and Ms. Taarangana : Blending the features of a Talent Hunt and a Beauty Pageant, this competition favours the search for the most desirable individuals.
Aaghaz : Where words meet wisdom and, wisdom is translated through actions ­ Street Play competition with teams focusing on various social issues.
Lilac Dreams : Style, Confidence and Costumes are the major three keys to success in the most chic event of the fest, the very famous Fashion Parade.
Digital Art : Fingers linger around the most famous design softwares, to transform a given picture into a marvel.
Creative Writing : Given a detailed setting, take time,innovate and fortify a piece with your Shakespearian instinct and imaginative writing.
War of the words : Mighty words clash and opinions staged, because it is no joke but Debate!
Antraa : Music has a way of healing your soul. A singing­in­group competition that will revive your spirit in melody and music.
Anhad : Swing to the beats of student singing sensations, competing against each other in the final solo/duet showdown.
Monochrome : Jumble and juggle with three colours to make a breathtaking master piece. Out of the three, two are decided ­ black and white but, what will the third be!
Thread Art : Minimal prop of a thread will decide, if you are capable to create a magnificient marvel of pride.
Choreo : Step up in style and groove to the beats you like. Set the theme as your mood and, perform to be the star & impress the crowd.

Purvodaya 16
03 Feb 2017
Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur

1. Jack of All Trades: A case study competition, sponsored by Bisleri, requiring expertise of all domains of management (Marketing, Finance, Operations, HR)
2. Bulls Eye, an online stock-trading and invest-ing module, by Finterest
3. Srijan, a B-Plan competition focused on entrepreneurship, by E-Cell
4. Modus Operandi, a case study competition on operations, by SCOPE
5. Leaders Challenge, a marketing case competition, by M.A.D.
6. Triveni Case Challenge, an operations case challenge in association with Triveni Sarees
7. Guesstimates, an online 3-round by VC2 (VGSoM Consulting Club)
8. Quizzard, an online business quiz competition, by Quiz Club
9. Parishram, a case competition to solve a real life problem faced by an NGO, by Saamanjasya
10. Shaastrarth, a parliamentary Debate competition, by Saamanjasya and IIT-Kharagpur Debate Society
11. Tactica: An operations simulation game, by SCOPE 

12. Mulyankan: A financial valuation event, by Finterest

Y. Bhagavan Memorial National Level English Debate Competition
03 Feb 2017
SDM Institute for Management Development

Debate Competition

Verba Maximus '17
04 Feb 2017
Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus

* Sherlocked:
Unravel what really happened at the crime scene, as you enact a journalist at a press conference. Breaking news
updates will help you as go along, although conflicting news reports might get in your way. And when the clock
runs out, it’s your job to write down an unbiased report connecting the dots in order to help deliver justice.
With live questioning of suspects, periodic evidence releases, and frequent breaking news, this event is definitely
not one to miss!

* Words of a Feather:
How adaptable are you as a writer? Test that and your story-building skills at Words of a Feather, When you’ll
have to incorporate words given every couple of minutes into a tale. Knit them into your story well, and you’ll
rise to the top.

* The Man from Amorium:
A skeletal plot structure will be given, and it’s up to you to flesh out the body. We’ll give you the gist of what
happens. You need to describe it actually happening. Narration style is key, as you bring a plot to life.

* Dear Diary:
Everyone has stories they’d rather keep in a locked chest. With the help of a torn entry from the stolen diary of
a stranger, step into that person’s shoes and use your imagination to pen down a tale worth hiding.

* Just a Minute (JaM)
This adaptation of the famous radio and television programme, ‘Just A Minute’ puts your blabbing skills to the test,
as you try to speak for as long as you can (only in proper English) before your competitors object. Be sure to
mind your p’s and q’s, for the language might be the only thing civil here. And always remember, ‘Mod is God’.

* Debate:
"It’s better to Debate a question without settling it, than settle a question without debating it.” Argue to your
heart’s content in a formal setting. Speak for or against a topic and watch your words convince the audience and
judges of your stand.

* Spell Bee:
“The rules are simple for this one. Given a word, spell it right. You may ask for its meaning and usage in a sentence,
but if you can’t remember if the i comes before the e, you’re up for trouble in this much beloved event.

* Devil's Advocate:
A person who advocates an opposing or unpopular cause for the sake of argument or to expose it to thorough examination
is known as a devil’s advocate. Whether it’s speaking for the legalization of kidnapping or justifying why child
labor is viable, be prepared for banana peels your way, as you put your argumentative powers to the ultimate test.

* Group Discussion:
“Two monologues don’t make a conversation.” Do you have it in you to speak and to listen? Tune in to the ideas of
others; build on them or break them down. Logic and communication skills will be your friends as you navigate your
way to strike the right balance.

* Picture Perspective:
The maxim, “A picture is worth a thousand words”, rings especially true at Verba Maximus. Translate images into
prose, and bring paint strokes and pixels to life as you unravel a picture into a tale in ‘Picture Perspective’.

* Lit-Quiz:
For those bursting at the seams with seemingly useless literary trivia, your time has come. From questions about
authors to books to poems to playwrights, this one will have it all. The title is self-explanatory, really.

* Youth Sabha:
Based on the infamous proceedings, (barring the indiscipline and occasional punches), of the Indian Parliament, Youth Sabha is a unique simulation where your political zeal and knowledge as well as your debating skills are put to test.

* Pada Vinyasam:
This fun-filled Telugu event is sure to fire up your literary cells. In the first half, you solve crossword puzzles as quick as you can based on the clues we announce. The second half is “Spin A Yarn”. Spin us a tale connecting the words we present to you.

Dhurya 2017
04 Feb 2017
Dr Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology

Tiny Tales : Creative Writing
War of Words : Debate
Table JAM

16 Feb 2017
Guru Nanak Institute of Technology Kolkata

Line Follower
Super Coder
Code Golf
CS 1.6
Laser Tag
Short Film
Mini Militia
Poster Presentation
Project Display
Mechanical Bull

Lada Fest 2k17
17 Feb 2017
Institute of Road and Transport Technology

Spell bee
Word tale

Aatmatrisha 2017
03 Mar 2017
PES University

J.A.M, Debate, Spin a tale, Wordpourri, Undeniable Truth, Engineering Spell Bee, General Quiz, India Quiz, Sci-Biz-tech, FLAMES, GOT quiz, Banglore Quiz, Cricket Quiz, Peter Quiz, 90's theme quiz, Scam quiz, Face Painting, Doodling, Art Race, Pencil Sketching, Roadies, Sherlock, Amazing race/Takeshi’s castle, Futsal, Hogathon, Counterstrike, FIFA, Theme related games, Minute to win it, Indian Dance, Western Dance, Street Dance, Duet Dance, BATTLE OF BANDS, FUSION BAND, WESTERN ACOUSTICS, CLASSICAL SOLO(VOCAL), CLASSICAL SOLO(INSTRUMENTAL), Stage Play, Mime, Mono-act, Coding Event, Hackathon, Pokemon Go, Welcome to HOGWARTS, Fantasy Football, The Dexter's lab, Twisted Poker, Create And Combat

SwaroopMM 17
29 Mar 2017
Maharishi Markandeshwar University Sadopur Campus

Solo/Duet Dance
Folk Dance
Theme Dance
Talent Hunt
The Fashion Parade
Nukkad Natak
Social Summit
Smart City Summit
Project Exhibition
Technical Talk
Social Talk
Preplacement Talk
Gully Cricket

08 Apr 2017
College of Engineering and Management Kolaghat


1 Wrestleobotics
2 Speedobotics
3 Autonomous
4 Parking the Bot
5 Maze Runner
6 Galactic Football
7 Sea Hunter

1 Need For Speed
3 Counter Strike

1 Circuit Theory
2 Photography
3 Bridge Desighining
4 Finger Painting
5 Java
6 Suduku
7 Quiz
8 Short Flim
9 Debate
10 Spell B
11 Paper presentation
12 Coding
13 Bug Hunting
14 Chess
15 Rubics Cube

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