Udbhav : The National Inter-University Debate Competition

Topic : The house believes that Indian youth is capable of fulfilling the dream of making India a 35 trillion dollar economy during the challenging Amrit Kaal.

विषय: भारतीय युवा चुनौतीपूर्ण अमृतकाल में भारत को 35 ट्रिलियन डॉलर की अर्थव्यवस्था बनाने के स्वप्न को साकार करने में सक्षम है |

Guidelines for The National Inter-University Debate Competition (January 14 - 15, 2024)

  • The debate will be conducted in Hindi & English separately in the campus of G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology.
  • Each participating university is entitled to two teams of two participants each (Hindi & English), one speaking for & one against the topic.
  • With the motive of constantly promoting & encouraging new talents to such platforms, all the previous participants who have secured first position in this contest are not allowed to participate.
  • There will be a winner’s shield in each category. Individual prizes of Rs.5000/- & Rs.3000/- will also be awarded to the winner & runner-up respectively in each category. Two consolation prizes and four special recognition prizes shall also be awarded in each category. Participation certificates shall be awarded to all the participants.
  • Pantnagar University team will contest for individual prizes only.
  • Each participant will be given 5+1 min to speak. There will be a question-answer round after the participant has finished his/her speech.
  • The questioning will be restricted to 1 minute and the response should be completed in the next 2 minutes.
  • Participants with written speeches will not be eligible for prizes. However, a slip of paper, bearing only the key points, shall be permitted.
  • Decision of the judges shall be final & binding.
  • Confirmation of participation may be sent to Dr. S. K. Kashyap, Chief Coordinator, YUVA 2024, on the e-mail address provided below, latest by December 18, 2023 along with a scanned letter of confirmation of participation from a competent authority of the participating university.
For further details:
Contact : Gaurav Kabdwal (+91-6398963827) Sushma Swami (+91-8000716285)
E-mail: [email protected]