Published : Friday, 02 January, 2015 04:10 PM
TAPMI, Manipal has been in the forefront of management education by conducting student events that enrich and support learning. One such event is our annual quizzing event – TAPMI Quiz on the Beach (QOTB™), the biggest college quiz in India. Participants from across the country and Dubai will compete at the Grand Finale of which is scheduled to be conducted on January 4th, 2015.
This year is the twelfth edition of TAPMI QOTB™, which was first held in the year 2004.With every passing year, TAPMI QOTBTM has become bigger and better.This year’s qualifiers wereconducted in six cities across India (Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, New Delhi and Kolkata) along with an international qualifier in Dubai.To reach out to a wider audience, an online qualifier was also conducted which provided an opportunity for students from smaller towns to be a part of this unique quizzing experience.The response from the quizzing community was very enthusiastic with participants registering for the city qualifiers and online qualifiers. The inaugural TAPMI QOTB edition was also a great success with teams participating from various prestigious colleges and universities in Dubai.
The Grand Finale would see eight teams battling it out for glory. The winning teams stand to win a prize money of INR 6,00,000, INR 3,00,000 and INR 1,00,000 for the first, second and third place respectively.The quiz master for the Grand Finale would be Mr Giri ‘Pickbrain’ Balasubramaniam of the TATA Crucible fame.