‘Aarohan’, the annual Amrita science fest is an initiative of Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, to foster a bond between an institution of higher education and schools. Amrita has successfully hosted Aarohan for eight consecutive years and the ninth edition is scheduled on 12th and 13th October, 2017. The two day science fest is organized for students from grades VIII to XII, and comprises of events like ‘The Quest’, ‘Yantra’, ‘Sci-Tech Quiz’, ‘Out of Box’, ‘Mathementum Contour’, ‘Castle Wars’ among other interesting events.
Each event is designed to bring out technical knowledge and creativity of the participants.
‘The Quest’ is an event devised to encourage improvisational skills through codes to decipher, problem solving skills in the form of a treasure hunt.
‘Yantra’ involves critical thinking, creativity and problem solving skills.
‘Sci-Tech Quiz’ is a quizzing event that tests how abreast students are of the latest developments in the field of science and technology.
‘Castle Wars’, allows the participants to design and defend their arenas using science and strategy.
'Out of the Box' is an event that strives to bring out the quick-thinking skills of the participants while ‘Aashubhashan’, the round subsequent to 'Out of the Box' is a team event that assesses subject knowledge and presentation through a power point presentation.
Aarohan not only opens its doors to school students for them to explore the world of engineering through various competitions, but also gives them a glimpse of the ever evolving outside world through ‘Pradarshan', the Tech Exhibition, which will play host to a varied number of projects from the forums in the college. The participants are also given a stage to showcase their projects through the scheduled 'Project Exhibition'.
With the platform set to enhance and exhibit technical knowledge, ‘Aarohan’ welcomes budding engineering minds to participate in this eventful fest and 'reach out to the stars', in turn availing this opportunity to showcase their knowledge in the field of Science and Technology. The previous edition witnessed an overwhelming response from approximately 50 schools and more than 800 participants and this year, the event promises to provide a bigger platform for potential students to make a mark at a young age!
Exciting times await! The winners are awarded with certificates and cash prizes worth a total of INR 4 lakhs!
So what are you waiting for? Register today!