Goa Institute of Management (GIM) to host Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2015 regional finals

Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2015 , India’s largest and highest rated inter-collegiate business quiz is back with its eleventh edition, to challenge young minds with its edge-of-the-seat quizzing across campuses in India from February 3. Entering its second decade, this intelligent quizzing platform promises to enthrall students with intriguing and stimulating questions that encourages them to push their boundaries and showcase their out-of-the-box thinking.

The Goa chapter of the regional finals would be held in Goa Institute of Management (GIM), Sanquelim campus on 12th February, 2015. Ace quizmaster Mr. Giri Balasubramaniam a.k.a ‘Pickbrain’, will conduct the quiz as he has been, for the last decade.The chief guest for the event would be Father C. Joe Arun , Director of GIM.

Last year, some really high quality answers by the duo from BITS Pilani Goa (Bhargav and Ananth) took them past the team from Goa Institute of Management (GIM) which also looked very good and capable of winning. This year the stage seems set for the Goan teams to battle it out once again for a chance to represent Goa in the western zonals.


Tata Crucible Campus Quiz Rules:

  1. There is NO ENTRY FEE
  2. Each team would comprise of two members from the same institution
  3. Team composition cannot change once the prelim has been taken
  4. ANY NUMBER of TEAMS from the same institution can take part in the quiz
  5. Teams can participate only from the city where the college / institution they represent are located.
  6. If a team is from a city where the event is not being held then the closest city (by geographic distance) would be the location of participation.


Tata Crucible Campus Quiz Format

  1. The participating campus teams will go through a preliminary written elimination round at a common venue
  2. The top four teams from the written prelims will qualify for the regional stage rounds
  3. If there are large numbers of teams participating, 2 more teams will be selected from one or two wild card rounds. The rules for this will be explained by the quizmaster at each venue. In all, six teams will make it to the regional finals
  4. The regional winners from each of the cities will participate in the Zonal Finals in their respective zones
  5. The top two teams from each Zonal Final will participate in the National Finals to be held in Mumbai.



The winners of the regional finals will win cash prizes of Rs.100,000/-* while the runners-up will receive Rs.50,000/-.* Winners of the national finals will be awarded with a cash prize of Rs.700,000-/* and the coveted Tata Crucible trophy.  Rs.25,000/- and Rs.15,000/- from the Regional Winners and Runners up prize respectively and Rs.2 lakhs from National Winning team’s prize will be donated directly to a charity of the team’s choice.

*Subject to tax deduction as applicable


Champions, BITS Pilani Goa Campus - Bhargav and Ananth Kachroo
Last year Champions, BITS Pilani Goa Campus – Bhargav and Ananth Kachroo



Runner Up, Goa Institute of Management - Srijit Kumar and Saahil Sharma
Last year Runner Up, Goa Institute of Management – Srijit Kumar and Saahil Sharma



For quiz registration, detailed terms and conditions please refer to www.tatacrucible.com


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