CAPGEMINI TECH CHALLENGE 2019 EDITION IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO JUMPSTART YOUR CAREER WITH ONE OF INDIA'S LEADING IT COMPANIES.

Real challenges. Real Solution. Real Impact.

After five successful years, Tech Challenge is back with the 2019 edition offering you an array of challenges to match your skill set across multiple levels. Capgemini Tech Challenge 2019 edition is a unique gamified challenge for tech enthusiasts and students to deliver their best on national platform. The challenge is designed to identify the best techies across multiple campuses and professionals.

We have an exclusive Campus Challenge for students and freshers. It will be a mix of technical and aptitude questions in Level 1 followed by a coding challenge in Level 2 & Level 3

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Top Campus Coders
The top 5 coders from Level 2 as on
Nov 8, 11:59 PM of the Campus challenge will be called for the Grand Finale at our Pune Hinjewadi campus.
Top 2 coders at the Grand Finale will be
awarded with cash prizes of 50,000 and 30,000 respectively.
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Fastest Finger
First student from Campus to score
60 marks in Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3
Coding contest – INR 20,000
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Top 5 Language Coders
Top 5 students' toppers for each of the
different coding languages – Example -
C, C++, Java, Python, C# -
INR 10,000 x 5 = INR 50,000
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Top coder from Top registered college
from each zone

East, West, North, South - Zone wise
winner (Top coder) from college with
maximum participation in Level 1 that fall in different zones – INR 5,000 x 4 = INR 20,000
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Social Coder
5 Students who cross all 3 levels with minimum 40 marks and have shared the maximum on
social media – 5000 x 5 – INR 25,000
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Top five campus HoDs/TPOs with maximum college participation in Level 1 will be awarded with special trophies

CAMPUS CHALLENGE

  • Starts On

    18th Oct

  • Ends On

    01st Dec

  • Prize Pool

    INR 15,00,000*

  • Registrations

    0

Attempts Left
2
Duration
30 Minutes
Passing Score
40/100 in Round 1
Objective
To assess your fundamental knowledge for the Campus Hackathon challenge.
Starts on
18th Oct
Attempts Left
2
Duration
30 Minutes
Starts in
10 days (28th Oct)
This Round hasn't started yet.
Attempts Left
2
Duration
30 Minutes
Objective
To assess your fundamental knowledge for the Campus Hackathon challenge.
Starts in
43 days (30th Nov)
This Round hasn't started yet.

Basic Information

We have an exclusive Campus Challenge for students and freshers. It will be a mix of technical and aptitude questions in Level 1 followed by a coding challenge in Level 2. The minimum marks to cross each Level is 40. Students can choose from any programming languages of their choice such as C, C++, Java, C#, .NET, Python, and so on to write their coding program for Level 2. The platform supports more than 50 programming languages. The top 5 coders from Level 2 as on Nov 8, 11:59 PM of the Campus challenge will be called for the Grand Finale at our Pune Hinjewadi campus on Nov 30 – Dec 1. All your flight travel and stay will be taken care by Capgemini. Top 2 coders at the Grand Finale will be awarded with cash prizes of 50,000 and 30,000 respectively.

That's not all! After Level 2, all the students apart from the Top 5 at Level 2 who get a minimum of 40 marks will take part in Online Level 3 contest.

Other skill contests range from Cyber Security, Digital technologies, Cloud Computing, Insights & Data, and Java Full Stack. Students are free to participate in any contest of their choice.
Students and freshers stand a chance to win exclusive cash prizes worth up to INR 2,50,000* out of the total INR 15,00,000*. Apart from learning from our leaders, they also stand the opportunity to bag a job with Capgemini.

  1. There will be 3 levels in the above mentioned contest. First 2 levels will be launched simultaneously and 3rd level will be launched on the day of the Finale.
  2. There will be 25 MCQs in Level - 1 &2
  3. Correct answer for each MCQ will give you 4 points
  4. Maximum time allotted for each level is 30minutes
  5. A user has to answer 40% of the questions correctly to unlock the next level.
  6. Each user will get 2 attempts per level to improve their scores. The highest score from both the attempts will be considered as your final score for that level.
  7. There will be no negative marking in any of the levels.
  8. The final level for these contests will be held online.
  9. Winners of Tech Aptitude Contest will not qualify for the Direct L2 interview.
  10. A user has to answer 40% of the questions correctly to unlock the next level.
  1. Who can participate in the hackathon?

    Any individual or a team of individuals, who love to code and are passionate about technology are more than welcome to participate in the hackathon.

    • Campus Graduate who has just begun working.
    • Experienced Professional currently working.
    • Experienced Professional actively seeking for a new position.
  2. Do I need to pay any money to register for the hackathon?

    No. You do not have to pay any money to anyone to register yourself for any hackathon on TechGig.

  3. Who do I contact I have any queries?

    You can ask your questions on the discussions tab of the hackathon page. Additionally, you can also reach out to us on customercare@techgig.com.

  4. What kind of questions are asked in screening round?

    Multiple-choice questions or MCQs will be asked to check the understanding levels which will then be followed by the hackathon rounds.

  5. How many attempts will I get in screening round?

    All contestants get maximum two attempts in the screening phase.

  6. How will I gauge my performance in the contest?

    You can check your score and your team's score after every attempt on the Top Rankers section. However, we will keep you posted about the same via emails as well.

  7. How long will the contest last for?

    Contest will be having three rounds.

    1. Online Hackathon
    2. Offline Hackathon
  8. How will I be able to create a team?

    Once you have cleared the screening round then only the top rankers in the particular area will be able to create teams, rest can only request to join teams which are already created.

  9. Is there any limit on the number of team members?

    Yes, you can have only 1-3 members in a team.

  10. How do I submit what I have made for the hackathon?

    You have to develop the application on your local system and submit it on the submission page in a tar/zip file format along with detailed presentation and source code.

  11. Do we need to have the entire idea fully working?

    The entire idea need not be fully working. However, the submission should be functional so that it can be reviewed by the judges.

  12. If it is a team submission, does that mean all team members will have access to work at the same time?

    Yes, all team members can login from their account and do application submission on it.

  13. Since there is no specific technology mentioned, are there any restrictions on using the number of pre-built libraries?

    There is no restriction to use any language, technology stack, or libraries. You can use any of them to create the application.

  14. What is the prize for the winner of the contest?

    Prizes worth Rs 3 Lac are up for grabs. Here are the details. (click here)

  15. Where offline hackathon will be happening?

    Offline hackathon will be happening in Bengaluru and it will be of 24 hrs.

Tie Break Logic
  1. The user with highest marks (sum of both levels) will be ranked higher.
  2. Point 1 being equal, the user who has taken lesser time to answer the MCQsof level 3 will be ranked higher.
  3. Point 2 being equal, the user who has taken lesser time to answer the MCQsof level 2 will be ranked higher.
  4. Point 3 being equal, the user who has taken lesser time to answer the MCQsof level 1 will be ranked higher.
  5. Everything being equal, the referral scores of the candidates will be used to sort out the tie break.
  6. In case this too is equal, the user who participated in the contest at the earlier date will be ranked higher.

Gratifications for Online contest:
  • 1st Prize - Cash Prize worth INR 30,000/-.
  • 2nd Prize - Cash Prizeworth INR 20,000/-.
  • Early bird prizes (1st 10 players to complete Level 2) win Gift Voucher of worth INR 500/-for each online contest.
  • Gift Vouchers will be redeemable from the supplier from where they have been bought

TIMELINE

Oct 10

Registration
opens

Oct 18

Level 1
Launch

Nov 30 - Dec 1

Finale in
Pune