Mumbai: Quizzing stands for the sheer love of knowledge, a passion to know more and the enthusiasm to engage in a battle of wits. The 14th edition of the Tata Crucible Campus Quiz – India’s biggest and most esteemed business quiz, will lead the way for celebration of knowledge, beginning January 29, at Chandigarh.
The theme of the quiz will revolve around 150 years of business, marking the 150th year of the Tata group. To be held in 38 cities, the regional round winners of the Tata Crucible Campus Quiz will compete in the zonal finals; and the top two teams from each zone will be invited to participate in the national finals, to be held in Mumbai. As always, prompt and precise decision-making, along with strategy would be the key to winning the coveted title.
The national winners will receive a grand prize of Rs5 lakh* along with the coveted Tata Crucible Trophy; the winners of the regional round and runners-up will be awarded a prize money of Rs75,000* and Rs35,000* respectively. The prizes for the Tata Crucible Campus Quiz this year are being supported by Fastrack and Tata Motors.
*Subject to tax deduction applicable at source
Speaking about the quiz, Atul Agrawal, senior vice president, corporate affairs, Tata Services, said, “With growing popularity and response from the student community across India, the Tata Crucible Campus Quiz has become a must-follow if one is passionate about quizzing. This knowledge initiative is reflective of the desire of the Tata group to consistently help build a better nation and a better world. This year is also special as Tata group completes 150 years and so the quiz has a special theme integrating 150 years of business.”
‘Pickbrain’ Giri Balasubramanium, the crackerjack quizmaster known for his smart one-liners and wit, will continue to conduct the quiz in this exciting edition.