To unleash the scientist in you and realise the fiction with your new found material . Coz' it's time to prove your Mettle. Have you ever heard of a metal which can take the shape of vessel, when heated and then takes their original shape when heat is withdrawn?? Can you imagine about making them yourself?? Yes it is all possible with even making use of the stellar problem solving skills you have. If you feel Metallurgy is a subject which bores you to death and if you are unaware of its intensity and significance in the real world, prepare yourselves to be immersed in the deep insight of the metals in a joyful, exciting venture.
BASIC APTITUDE TEST. Mostly objective type questions with few descriptive ones analysing logic and reasoning skills with 2 sections.
SECTION A: General analytical and aptitude based questions in objective format. SECTION B: Questions testing your basic Metallurgy know-how regarding preparation of new materials.
TREASURE HUNT This round would be a race. The teams would be given a problem statement regarding different materials,including their scope and limitations, they have to get a product idea from commercial perspective to solve it and create their product virtually.The teams would be provided with some virtual cash from which they have to buy the necessary materials and equipment from the virtual stalls made. Gathering all the stuff they have to reach the finishing line where their product is checked.
ROUND 3 This round would be debate The topics included are given below 1. Is manned space travel worth the cost 2. Is limiting CO2 worth it or should we just work on mitigating climate related problems as they arrive
3. Why Steel and Automobile industry is down on the present day.
1. It would be a pen paper-based test. 2. The participants will not be allowed to use mobile or internet. 3. Top 10 teams would be selected for round 2.
ROUND 2 1. The candidates are not allowed to use any kind of vehicles. 2. They are supposed to collect all the clues in the order. 3. The entire event would only last for 1:30 min only.
The product idea at finishing line would be judged by Associate Professor.
1. There would be two for a topic. 2. One team would speak for the motion and other against the motion. 3. Top 3 teams would be given prizes.
The teams would be judged on the basis of their innovative thinking and time taken.
The team which launches the product in shortest time span and with best idea along with savings left would be the winner
The teams would be judged on the basis of clarity and organization of their arguments.