Biomimicry

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Inspired by the very common saying, “Spending time in nature is healing energy”, Kshitij aims to increase awareness in the field of Biomimetics. Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies. The challenge posed to the participating teams will precisely test their understanding of nature and the application of the same.

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In association With

Inspired by the very common saying, “Spending time in nature is healing energy”, Kshitij aims to increase awareness in the field of Biomimetics. Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies. The challenge posed to the participating teams will precisely test their understanding of nature and the application of the same.

Rules & Regulations

Problem Statement-Biomimicry

Prizes

To be updated later.

Register

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Contacts

Rahul Kumar - +919609754081

Results

To be updated later.

Snappit

As Kshitij sets the IIT campus abuzz with activity, this event provides an interesting way to capture those myriad expressions of jubilation, despondence, panic, frustration, and anticipation, which is the essence of Kshitij. A fun event, Snappit receives hundreds of submissions with wannabe photographers eager to display their skills to one and all.

Professor X

Logic will get you from A to B, Imagination will take you anywhere. The world is nothing but a canvas to our imaginations. Kshitij calls upon budding thinkers to let their creative juices flow and use technology to evoke the best science fiction one can dream of. Imagination is more important than knowledge, for knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand. Grab the chance to weave the beauty of scientific fantasies and be a thinker of the future.   

TechQuila

Amidst the gruelling grind of the main competitions, this becomes the space to unwind and jive to foot tapping numbers. Along with music, a plethora of small fun games and bountiful freebies rejuvenate the participants' minds. 

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As Kshitij sets the IIT campus abuzz with activity, this event provides an interesting way to capture those myriad expressions of jubilation, despondence, panic, frustration, and anticipation, which is the essence of Kshitij. A fun event, Snappit receives hundreds of submissions with wannabe photographers eager to display their skills to one and all.

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later.

Prizes

To be updated later.

Register

To Register Click Here

Contacts

Rahul Kumar - +919609754081

Results

To be updated later.

Woodstock

Kshitij presents the all-famous 'Woodstock', an online game simulating the stock market, which involves the use of real-time data using virtual money. 

 

Forex

The online event which gives the real-time experience of foreign exchange, involving virtual money and real-time data. Combine your brain and your luck in the fluctuating foreign exchange scenario to predict the business market and gain maximum profit.

Supply Matrix

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. One will not find it difficult to prove that battles, campaigns and even wars have been won or lost primarily because of logistics. String together the entire process, synchronize and integrate these flows while being frugal in each step.

Kshitij is intrigued to witness the intellects of managing the supply chain to conquer the market. It has never been the organisations that are competing, it is the supply chains which are turning the tables. The amateurs discuss tactics, the professionals discuss the logistics.  

Relic Hunter

Relic Hunter is the highly anticipated online treasure hunt which challenges the students, as they click from one page to another as they try to unravel hidden cryptic clues on the website of Kshitij and its sponsors. Solving the clues sequentially leads to the final treasure.  

Mini Auction

Kshitij presents its first ever blind auction where teams will have to construct their virtual cricket team from a specific set of players under a given budget. The event will be along the lines of the highly anticipated and followed auction of players for the Indian Premier League held every year. The event will involve the application of concepts like quantitative analysis, data analytics and machine learning. The event will be conducted 15 days prior to the fest on the Kshitij website.

About

Kshitij presents the all-famous 'Woodstock', an online game simulating the stock market, which involves the use of real-time data using virtual money. 

 

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later.

Prizes

To be updated later.

Register

To Register Click Here

Contacts

Bhavya Jain - +919002857888

Results

To be updated later.

Biz Quiz

Kshitij presents the Biz Quiz of IIT Kharagpur, an event to test the managerial acumen of participants. This event has been attracting business enthusiasts and probable managers alike, and the competition has seen a steady rise in the degree of participation over the years.  

Tech Quiz

A Quiz meant to rattle the grey cells of the best technocrats from across the country.  

Math Olympiad

The ultimate aim of Math challenge is to single out the one most schooled at the game of numbers. Kshitij '18 challenges you online with a pride of fellow-fighters spilled around the globe.

About

Kshitij presents the Biz Quiz of IIT Kharagpur, an event to test the managerial acumen of participants. This event has been attracting business enthusiasts and probable managers alike, and the competition has seen a steady rise in the degree of participation over the years.  

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later.

Prizes

To be updated later.

Register

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Contacts

Rahul Kumar - +919609754081

Results

To be updated later.

B Plan

One of the flagship events, The IIT Kharagpur Business Plan competition is a platform for the creative geniuses and has been planned to see that ideas attain their deserved mentor-ship, patronization from established industry names. With participation from major Management and Engineering Colleges, it is ideal for proliferous branding among the thinkers of tomorrow.

Eureka

Certified By

The event Eureka provides the base on which one can show the world what scientific advances he has achieved. The top ideas, presented in Kshitij from each department will be published in IJSRTM by GIAP journalists at no cost to participants.

Anadigix

Sponsored By:

         

The heaven for budding Electronics Engineers and circuit enthusiasts, Anadigix calls for extensive circuit knowledge. The finals after three rounds of competition witnesses the hardware implementations of the circuits. The event attracts huge participations with students vying for the title of "Best Circuit Designer". 

About

One of the flagship events, The IIT Kharagpur Business Plan competition is a platform for the creative geniuses and has been planned to see that ideas attain their deserved mentor-ship, patronization from established industry names. With participation from major Management and Engineering Colleges, it is ideal for proliferous branding among the thinkers of tomorrow.

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later. 

Prizes

To be updated later. 

Register

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Contacts

Umar Chand - +919474414639

Results

To be updated later. 

Overnite

Kshitij brings to you a night-long Hacking Competition: "Overnite". With preliminary rounds to be held across the country and finals to be held during Kshitij 2018 at IIT Kharagpur. The enthusiasm amongst the students towards programming is everlasting, hence Kshitij undertakes the pleasure to host one of the largest hackathon for students.

Source Code

Technology has continued to bring the world closer together and increased the horizons of each individual as never before. This event is based on the concept of Reverse Coding. The Teams will be provided with an executable file and they have to develop its source code. It is to convert compiled code back to source code/design specification. The process might be automated by a program although it's usually done manually. With a lot of scope for innovative and logical thinking, this event will surely get tremendous popularity among students community.

UNIX

C++ is an object-oriented programing language which is popularly used for writing compilers and operating systems. UNIX is an open source operating system where we can add our own code to the operating system. This event is designed to test the participant’s knowledge in UNIX and its basics by hacking into an Ubuntu operating system and debugging errors to ensure the smooth running of the code. This event is designed to extract the best out of the participants and ensure that their concepts in UNIX are thoroughly tested.

Code-O-Soccer

About

Kshitij brings to you a night-long Hacking Competition: "Overnite". With preliminary rounds to be held across the country and finals to be held during Kshitij 2018 at IIT Kharagpur. The enthusiasm amongst the students towards programming is everlasting, hence Kshitij undertakes the pleasure to host one of the largest hackathon for students.

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later. 

Prizes

To be updated later. 

Register

To Register Click Here

Contacts

Rahul Kumar - +919609754081

Results

To be updated later. 

Robowars

Electronics Components Sponsor

The path to glory passes through the alley of destruction, lethal combats, violent bots, and flying blades! Young builders construct combat robots from metal, power tools and remote control toy parts to build the ultimate fighting machine. With robots from across the country coming to Kshitij to battle it out to for the first time, Robowars serves as a humongous branding avenue in itself.

Embetronix

A hardcore electronics event, goes down deep into the embedded world. The event exploring core electronics aspects including communication, analog and digital circuit designing and interfacing calls for all circuit enthusiasts to conceive the best possible and optimized electronic circuit for the given problem statement. This event has attracted all budding innovators to make them compete in intense struggle to be the ultimate designer among the best brains of the country. Immense technical output and huge participation domain of the event ensures maximum visibility and branding to its sponsors

Droid Blitz

Human fascination with oceans and rivers, and their attempts to conquer them has been in continuous progress since time immemorial. Starting from wooden rafts woven together with bamboo fibre, these attempts have led to the development of state of the art water transport machines such as air-conditioned ships and submarines. In an attempt to continue this ancient endeavour, Kshitij 2018 is conducting its event, Droid Blitz. Participants are required to design an amphibious bot which would be required to do certain tasks given in the problem statement.

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Electronics Components Sponsor

The path to glory passes through the alley of destruction, lethal combats, violent bots, and flying blades! Young builders construct combat robots from metal, power tools and remote control toy parts to build the ultimate fighting machine. With robots from across the country coming to Kshitij to battle it out to for the first time, Robowars serves as a humongous branding avenue in itself.

Rules & Regulations

Click here for the problem statement 

Click here for the arena image

Arena dimensions -  11'' * 11'' * 6''

Team Size - 5

Prizes

INR 1,00,000

Register

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Contacts

Bhavya Jain - +919002857888

Results

To be updated later. 

Laws of Motion

An aeromodelling contest sponsored by Boeing where Participants have to devise an RC aircraft which can perform some pre-defined tasks.

Night Shift

Kshitij brings to you, its most loved event, Night Shift, where you have to solve a design and construction problem, in the dead of the night. You have to fight low-energy levels and availability of materials to solve it. You will be provided with all required materials, but it's your choice and bidding power that counts at the end. The ten-hour shift during the night lends the event its name. Yeah it's nocturnal, with people having their night times as their days definitely gaining the upper hand over others. Spin your time clock upside down and get ready to win the legendary junkyard wars.

Sand Rover

Everything gets better and better with time, and robots are no exception. Robots have always fascinated us since its first prototype. Kshitij is calling the budding geeks to build a first of its kind- the SandRover. Be prepared to stumble before succeeding because this event will test your mettle more than your robot's. The objective is to make a rugged robot that can devour rough terrains without spilling sands out of it. The recent years have been quite encouraging for the motorsport fraternity in India with more and more students pursuing a career in car design modelling.

Arm of Achelous

Kshitij provides a perfect platform to test the well-known Laws of Hydraulics and design a syringe-actuated arm, which has the potential to move the given objects in a specified way through a new event called Arm of Achelous. The event comprises of four rounds: 1 online submission round and 3 on spot elimination rounds. This event will test both the locomotion and hydraulic movement of the arm. Affiliation of your organization with Kshitij will not only connect your corporation to a large number of students but will also fulfil your Corporate Social Responsibility.

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An aeromodelling contest sponsored by Boeing where Participants have to devise an RC aircraft which can perform some pre-defined tasks.

Rules & Regulations

Click here for the problem statement.

Team structure:

  1. Maximum of 4 members of a team.
  2. Members of a team may be from same college/school or different (K-12/UG/PG).
  3. Any number of teams can participate from one college/school
  4. Professionals are not allowed. Only students can participate.
  5. Participants are required to get a bona fide certificate signed by the respective HoD/Dean/Principal in addition to their school/college ID Card.

General Guidelines for the Competition

  1. The use of 2.4 GHz radio is required for all aircraft competing in the competition. If the participants want to use any other frequency, they will have to inform the organizers in advance.
  2. A limited number of 2.4 GHz radios will be available with the organizers for use by the teams. Teams who do not have access to radios can inform the organizers in advance to request use of these radios.
  3. Receivers installed in the aircraft have to be in 'receiver mode only'.
  4. All the systems (Servos, motor, etc.) will be checked by organizers for functionality before the competition. If found not working, teams will be dismissed from the competition.
  5. Pilot can position himself at any point in the arena to fly the aircraft during the rounds.
  6. Metal propellers are not allowed.
  7. The models can have powered take-off with a landing gear or can be launched manually by a person standing at ground level.
  8. Plane should be built from scratch and not purchased models.
  9. A team member can’t be a part of more than one team.
  10. Teams can participate in more than one zonal event if they are not qualified for the finals already.
  11. Teams that claimed reimbursement in one zonal event cannot claim in any other zonal event in case they are participating in more than one zonal event.
  12. New members cannot be added to the teams who have been selected at Zonals to reach the Final Round.
  13. Bring your college/student I-Card at the time of competition.
  14. Any of the above-mentioned rules, if found violated, teams would not be allowed to participate in the competition.

Abstract Submission

  1. All the participants need to submit an abstract on their aircraft to lom@ktj.in, which should be no longer than 15 pages (A4 size 1.5 line spacing) with standard formatting. The Abstract must document the basic design of the aircraft (dimensions, wing areas, velocity, etc.) and should also explain how their design is suitable for given problem.
  2. Along with the abstract, Participants also have to send a zip file containing at-least 5 and no more than 10 photographs of the aircraft while it is being built.
  3. The Abstract has to be submitted as per the standard format(you can download the standard format from the respective IIT websites).
  4. The Abstract has to be submitted to the respective Zonal competition 20 days in advance of the Zonal event date. E.g. For a Zonal happening on the 4th of January, the Abstract deadline is the 15th of December and so on.
  5. The abstract should contain the team ID, details of all the team members, main content and zip file. It should be mailed to lom@ktj.in.

Prizes

INR 2,40,000

Register

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Contacts

Rajesh Taparia - +919163140665

Results

Will be updated later

Indian Case Challenge

The Indian Case Challenge is one of the India's largest case study competition. The compition witnesses a vast number of  participants from the top engineering and management collages such as IIT's and IIM's. The Indian case chsallenge is also one of the biggest compition in India in terms of [participation and prize money in stack. Each edition sees participants battling their wits to present elegant and innovative solutions and displaying their business and enterpreneurial acumen. In the five successful edittions held till now, we'e seen some truely great solutions. The cases are unique, require a lot of delibration and also a great test of the analytical sklls which in turn improve student's strategic thinking.
ICC has provided students a platform to showcase their talent and become business leaders of the future.

Data Analytics

With the progress of our society, data analytics has become a vital aspect while constructing a prototype of a given problem. Kshitij presents an exclusive data analytics event which will be conducted online on the Kshitij website. The event will instigate Data Analytics aficionados to demonstrate their knowledge in the field. The problem set will be based on real-world problems or a business situation of a particular company or enterprise. The training and test sets will both be provided to the participants during the event.

About

The Indian Case Challenge is one of the India's largest case study competition. The compition witnesses a vast number of  participants from the top engineering and management collages such as IIT's and IIM's. The Indian case chsallenge is also one of the biggest compition in India in terms of [participation and prize money in stack. Each edition sees participants battling their wits to present elegant and innovative solutions and displaying their business and enterpreneurial acumen. In the five successful edittions held till now, we'e seen some truely great solutions. The cases are unique, require a lot of delibration and also a great test of the analytical sklls which in turn improve student's strategic thinking.
ICC has provided students a platform to showcase their talent and become business leaders of the future.

Rules & Regulations

To be updated later.

Prizes

To be updated later.

Register

To Register Click Here

Contacts

Umar Chand - +919474414639

Results

To be updated later.

IBM Blockchain Hackathon

Eligibility:  All students with a valid identity card of their respective educational institutions are eligible to participate.

Team Specifications: One team can have a maximum of 2 members. Students from different institutes can be on the same team.

CertificatePolicy: Certificate of Excellence will be awarded to the qualifying teams. Certificates of Participation will be given to all the teams who register for the Hackathon.

 

FORUMFORQUERIES: https://www.facebook.com/IBMUR/

About

Eligibility:  All students with a valid identity card of their respective educational institutions are eligible to participate.

Team Specifications: One team can have a maximum of 2 members. Students from different institutes can be on the same team.

CertificatePolicy: Certificate of Excellence will be awarded to the qualifying teams. Certificates of Participation will be given to all the teams who register for the Hackathon.

 

FORUMFORQUERIES: https://www.facebook.com/IBMUR/

Rules & Regulations

Click here for the problem statement

Rules and Regulations

  • 1.Every team has to register online on our website for the competition. If anybody wishes to change the team, they must register afresh.
  • 2. A team can register at any point of time before 15th November 2017 and can submit final abstract before that date only.
  • 3.No responsibility will be held by Kshitij, IIT Kharagpur for any late, lost or misdirected entries.
  • 4. The idea presented by the teams should be original (not protected by means of patent/copyright/technical publication by anyone).
  • 5.The decision of the organizers or judges shall be treated as final and binding on all. Kshitij has all the rights to verify the identity and accuracy of the details provided by the participants.
  • 6.Note that at any point of time, the latest information will be that which is on the website.

    However, registered participants will be informed through mail about any changes.

Prizes

INR 90,000

Register

To Register Click Here

Contacts

Bhavya Jain - +919002857888

Results

To be updated later.