Registered teams to adhere to the following rules throughout the competition.
More rules can be added at the discretion of E-Cell, IIT Bombay.

  • Only one team will be allowed to represent a college in the challenge.
  • In case of multiple entries from the same college, the teams would be clubbed together in a single team.
  • For selecting a Team Leader from a college, we will connect the entries before 1st September. After mutual agreement between multiple teams within 3 days, Team Leader should be decided and an official document with new team members should be submitted by 4th September.
  • After 1st september, i.e. if there are still multiple teams from the same college, the execution of Preliminary tasks should be done by the teams in collaboration with each other. They can give the submissions separately although.
  • If multiple submissions(of Preliminary task) even after 4th Sept the better performing entry reserves the right to select the team leader and further entries would be clubbed.
  • Semifinalist teams will be selected based on their performance in preliminary tasks.
  • Please find attached NEC Brochure here. This can be used to show to your faculty when required.
  • For all live events and sessions, you must go live on any of the social media pages of your E Cell (Facebook)
  • After you apply for the Advanced track, the decision to let you continue in Advanced track remains with E-Cell, IIT Bombay. The decision made by E-Cell IITB will be the final and unquestionable. If you don't qualify for the Advanced track, you are still eligible to participate in Basic track; provided you submit all the necessary documents.
  • You can add other team members after registration, but it is preferable that you do it as soon as possible. However, you must have at least 3 members in the team prior to registration. Winners of last year are not allowed to participate in the same year this time.
  • Please Email us the queries on [email protected], in urgent cases you can reach us on WhatsApp for any doubts (a message is preferred over a call).


Team Size: Minimum - 3 Members; Recommended - 15 to 20 Members

  • Participating teams in this track should have a good functional E-Cell for at least 2 year.
  • All the tasks will be launched together. However, they will be grouped in 3 stages and there will be 2 bonus checkpoints before leaderboard 1 and 2 and in order to get bonus points you will be required to score a certain number of points. Detailed information about the Bonus Point tasks will be conveyed further.
  • Top 10 teams of ADVANCE track of previous year will only be allowed to participate this year if there is a change of at least 75% in their team

NOTE : The Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay reserves the final right to place a particular team in a fitting track.


Bonus Checkpoint 1

Semifinalist Result & Stage 1 Launch

Preliminary Task

Registration Deadline

Launch Day
Preliminary Task
Boss Task
Comprehensive Task

Leaderboard 3

Leaderboard 2
Boss Task
Comprehensive Task

Bonus Checkpoint 2

Leaderboard 1

3rd August

Launch Day
Preliminary Task Launch

4th September

Registration Deadline

20th September

Preliminary Task Deadline

26th September

Semifinalist Result and Stage 1 Launch

20th October

Leaderboard 1 Update

25th October

Stage 2 Launch

15th December

Leaderboard 2 Update

5th January

Leaderboard 3 Update

15th January

Final Submission



To see the tasks