PES University students win 1 lakh cash prize in Tech Quiz at TCS Tech Bytes Competition 2023
The Annual TCS Tech Bytes event conducted by BITES and TCS was held recently at SJB Institute of Technology. The event was hosted by renowned quizmaster Giri “Pickbrain” Balasubramanium and the Bangalore regional round was attended by over 400 participants from various colleges across Bangalore. The competition was a solo participant event this year, unlike the usual format of teams consisting of two participants. There was a written preliminary round consisting of 20 questions. The top 8 high-scoring participants proceeded to the final round. The finals consisted of 4 rounds consisting of questions related to all facets of Science and Technology. The first place was bagged by Chandrachud J from PES University and received a prize money of rupees 15,000. The winner of the Bangalore regional round proceeded to the state-level round and competed with regional winners from other cities of Karnataka. The state finals also consisted of 4 rounds of quizzing and PES University once again bagged the first position and Chandrachud received a scholarship of 85,000 rupees.
Tata Consultancy Services conducted the 14th edition of their prestigious Tech Quiz - TCS Tech Bytes in association with the Board of IT Education Standards (BITES) hosted by PickBrain.
Quiz Quotient Club QQC participated in the event and in a display of absolute domination, Chandrachud, PES1UG19EC080, student of ECE 8th Semester, bagged the 1st prize at the Regional level and followed it up with a 1st at the state level too, taking home a total prize of Rs 1,00,000 and an internship opportunity.
The University takes pride in congratulating Chandrachud and QQC on their stupendous achievement.
Prof. M. R. Doreswamy, Chancellor of the University heartily congratulated the students on their achievement.