Gandhi @150 – Quiz is being organized by the University of Calicut to provide an opportunity for all across the world to learn about Gandhiji’s life, work, historical timeline and principles.
The quiz shall open on 5th August 2019 at 14:00 hrs (1ST) and will close at 20:00 hrs (IST) on September 22nd, 2019. Entries received outside of these time/dates will not be valid.
The Quiz will be opened for 6 week and each week is considered as one Session as detailed below.
Session 1 : Aug 5th – Aug 11th
Session 2 : Aug 12th – Aug 18th
Session 3 : Aug 19th – Aug 25th
Session 4 : Aug 26th - Sept 1st
Session 5 : Sept 2nd – Sept 8th
Session 6 : Sept 16th – Sept 22nd
This is a timed quiz with 5 multiple choice questions (categories including text, images, audio and videos ) per Session to be answered in 100 seconds These questions will be randomly picked from the question bank.
Entry into the Gandhi @150 – Quiz is open to all entrants who are resident of India or are of Indian origin. But for the competition\prizes only the students currently studying under the University of Calicut will be considered.
Participants need to register for the Quiz by provide the name, category/affiliation, e-mail address, telephone number, postal address etc.
By submitting your contact details you will give consent to these details being used for the purposes of the conduct of the Quiz and once submitted, an entry cannot be withdrawn.
One entrant can participate only once in a weekly Session but it is possible for him/her to participate in the coming week's sessions. Multiple entries from the same entrant will not be considered and will be discarded.
Organizers will not be responsible for entries that are lost, late or incomplete due to any technical/other errors occurred beyond their control.
Ten top scorers will be selected as winners from each session (Every week\session ten winners will be declared). Winners will be adjudged on the basis of maximum number of correct answers. In case of multiple participants having given same number of correct answers, the participants who take the least time to complete the quiz will be declared as the winner. To restrict the number of winners to 10 a random automatic selection from the top scorers list will be done.
Each of the winners will be notified through telephone and or the email address that they provided along with their submission, within seven days of the result announcement. If a winner is not contactable within three working days from the result announcement, he or she will forfeit the prize and another winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries in accordance with the above process until a winner is selected and can be contacted.
Grand Finale of the final round of Gandhi @150 – Quiz will be conducted during the first week of October 2019 as part of the Gandhi Jayanthi celebrations at Calicut University Campus.
Prizes for participants
Winner of FIRST position : Rs.5000/- + Memento + Certificate
Winner of SECOND position : Rs.3000/- + Memento + Certificate
Winner of THIRD position : Rs.2000/- + Memento + Certificate
The weekly winners (10 nos. in each week) will be given Complementary Prizes\ Gandhi
Literature and Certificates
In the event of unforeseen circumstances, organizers reserve the right to amend or withdraw the terms and conditions/Quiz at any time. By entering the Quiz the Entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. The Participant shall abide by all the rules and regulations of participating in the Quiz from time to time.
Organizers reserve all rights to disqualify or refuse participation to any participant if his/her association shall be detrimental to the Quiz or the Organizers. The registrations shall be void if the information received by the Organizers is illegible, incomplete, damaged, false or erroneous.
Organizers’ decision on the Quiz shall be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the same