Concepts is an inter-collegiate international level competition and has been attracting corporate giants for not only sponsorship but also in terms of time and guidance to the participants. Industries such as eQ Technologic, Microsoft, Mobiliya, Deutsche Bank Group, Avaya, Siemens, Sagitech, Apporbit, e-Zest, HP, Indian Oil, 3 Ogeestudio, Tata, Mojo Networks, Ryussi, Tibco, Calsoft, Persistent, Pubmatic, IBM, Airtight, athenahealth, IEEE, ACM, were closely associated with this event. During the 3 days event, final year students from various colleges across India and abroad showcase their projects.
PRADNYA is a unique programming event which has been specially designed to attract skilled coders as well as novices, from all over the world. This Contest tests the Programmers logical thinking and Problem solving skills using Programming languages, which guarantees to appraise their skills as a programmer.
Wildcard round is held on online platform Such as Hackerank, Hackerearth, codechef etc. This is a programming round. It is scheduled 2-3 days before the Pradnya event. The Winners in wild card round can directly participate in final programming round. They will be communicated the schedule for final programming round.
*Stay tuned on PICT-INC Website to know dates for Wild card Round and its completely free.*
This is MCQ based round conducted Online. The MCQs are based on general logic based questions in C, C++, Java, Python. This round is conducted for both the levels by using software specially designed by PICT Pradnya team. The login information and scheduled slots for this round will be communicated to the participants One day before event.
Winners in MCQ based round, and wild card winners are eligible for Programming contest. Five Problem statements are allotted to each level i.e. Junior and Senior level. The participants are tested on the basis of their logic, approach to solve problem, efficiency and performance of program, innovation. This round is held on online programming platform. The login information and scheduled slots for this round will be communicated after Round-1.
Winners of Round-2 from each level who were able to solve maximum test cases are eligible for this round. Judges from reputed industries are invited to judge this round. Judges will select top 3 teams from each level for Prize.
Winners of Round-2 will be informed about time slot for interaction with judges, where they have to demonstrate their code. The interaction will be conducted online on Zoom/Webx/any online meeting platform. The schedule will be sent to winners after Round-2 result declaration.
Pratibha provides the best platform to showcase the Research ideas and Presentation skills in front of panel of judges. In this event, the best of the papers will be shortlisted and a chance will be given to present them. An idea is just as good as it is feasible and can be effectively implemented. An implemented idea has much more value. It also improves some part of soft skills which helps in making the idea reach other’s mind. It also helps to showcase ideas on comprehensive technical research.
This event aims to provide a platform to test and enhance the networking skills through various rounds of increasing difficulty level. The event further gives a chance to explore the field of computer forensics wherein guidance will be provided throughout. The participants require knowledge from fields of computer networking, database management system, Unix/Linux command for retrieving, recovering and interpreting data evidence from computers. Hints to reach towards the flags will be provided during the contest. The one who makes path to reach the flag and captures the flag will win.
Participants will have to solve different challenges based on various fields of cyber security and ethical hacking. Questions will be targeted on more advanced computer concepts. There will be multiple questions of varying points and difficulty, covering different concepts of ethical hacking and cyber security. Each question will have hints provided for assistance. The selection criteria is getting maximum points in minimum possible time.
This event aims at developing the ability to design and test the functionality of electronic circuits. It is designed in two different categories, junior level and senior level. Two rounds conducted for the junior level and three rounds are conducted for the senior level, to test their logic skills and knowledge of the subject with proper evaluation and elimination. It also includes design and implementation of puzzle solving circuits which will definitely put the contestant’s knowledge, logic, and experience to test. This event aims at testing the logic design and the implementation.
This event will help in interpreting and enhancing the soft skills and getting a chance to work on them by interacting with other people. It will also put to test the marketing as well as communication skills and help one’s ideas to be 5 more explanatory and worth listening. Understanding and presenting a case study, and reliable problem-solving methods, will be targeted in this event. Participants‟ management skills will be evaluated throughout and results will be given accordingly along with guidance for improvement. It is an event to enhance the problem-solving skills, personality development, decision making and team-work.
Analyzing the given case study and power point presentation on the same (5 to 10 mins, can be done individually or in a group of 2).
Writing ability test (essay writing).
Tantra is an event to test the embedded system-based programming skills. This event is also divided into two categories junior level and senior level. Initially, participants will be exposed to domain-based questions to check the knowledge and concepts of the core domain; and further they will be pushed forward to debugging and programming aspects related to problem statements and codes. Finally, they will be tested for their logical implementation for specific type of problems. It will test the hardware and software logic skills - both knowledge and implementation. This technical event is a platform to connect industry and academia, especially the future work force. Hence, we solicit support from the esteemed industries to make it more effective and attractive. In the past, many MNCs have happily been associated with this event by being the sponsors/mentors.
This event attracts a large participation of students from all disciplines of engineering. An event like this initiates an interest among students towards designing and building a Prototype Model by identifying a Challenge statement for this current crisis of Pandemic situation only.