It consists of conceptual short answers round. Shortlisted teams proceed to round 2.
It is a competitve programming round, where a set of fixed questions are given to teams that is expected to be solved in a time limit of 2 hours using any preferred language of their choice. Top teams would be declared as winners.
A wildcard online international round is to be held on the 20th of March on the competitive coding platform Codechef, from where top indian teams would get a chance to directly qualify for the second round of Pradnya. Link would be released soon.
It is a single round event. Technical committee will scrutinize all papers and the final contestants will be notified by email.The contestants need to present final paper at the time of event.Implemented papers will be preffered.Procedure of paper submission and selection of paper will be informed to the respective candidates.
The participating teams are given various tasks requiring knowledge from various disciplines of Computer Science. The teams will be given Internet access to find solutions to the presented problems. The teams should find their way through the different challenging clues to capture the flag and emerge victorious. The selection criterion for round 2 is the minimum time required to capture the flag.
The theme of round 2 will be similar to round 1 with the challenges being slightly difficult. The winning criterion for round 2 is the minimum time required to capture the flag.
There will be a entry round ( objective type ) for both categories which will be conducted online . The link will be made available for a day before the event . This test will be for 45 minutes only . No Duplicate responses will be recorded for this round .
By the end, a list mentioning strengths and weaknesses of the candidate will be handed over to each of the candidate.