Students of Class VIII, IX and X are eligible to participate in this competition in teams comprising of 2 to 3 members. They will get an opportunity to present their innovative ideas impacting the lives of common people, and compete with their counterparts from top Indian and international schools. The proposed themes for YIP 2019 are ‘Environment & Energy’, ‘Health & Cleanliness’, ‘Financial Inclusion’, ‘Disaster Management’, ‘Hardware Modeling’ and ‘Product Designing’.
There will be two online qualifying rounds. The finalists will be called to IIT Kharagpur, accompanied by their coordinating teachers for the two-day grand finale. The students will get an exposure to the cutting-edge research facilities available at IIT Kharagpur, participate in workshops conducted by student research groups and experience the unique social and cultural life at the largest and the most dynamic IIT campus.
Registrations for the event will start on July 17, 2019. All registrations will happen through our website till August 9, 2019.
Submissions for the first round will start on July 20, 2019 and will continue up to August 16, 2019.
We request you to visit the YIP website www.yip.iitkgp.ac.in to get an idea of the event’s reach and popularity as well as information on project details from previous years.