Mangaluru: Addressing the media persons during the press meet held at Mangalore Press Club, Dr. Vishal Samartha, Director, of Department of Business Administration of Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management said, “We are organizing “Sahyadri Whiz Quiz’ a quiz competition, a event for undergraduates to create a fun-filled atmosphere for learning and acquiring general knowledge about current events in business world. The main aim of the event is to motivate students to bring themselves up-to-date with the latest news and other emerging developments in the areas of Business History, Marketing, HR Finance and Indian Economy”.
She further said, ” The programme is designed in two phases – College round and Sahyadri Campus round. College round of the quiz was conducted during the month of Feb 2016 in selected 26 colleges in the district of Udupi and Mangaluru. Teams consisting of 3 members’ from final year graduation are eligible to participate in the college round. Around 5000 students participated in the first round of quiz out of which 650 students are selected for final round of quiz scheduled on 11th March 2016 at Sahyadri campus”.
“The Grand finale of Sahyadri Whiz Quiz will begin with a brief inauguration program at 10:00 am followed by 2 rounds of preliminary quizzes for elimination and a Final round. Mr. Murthy Ramaiah Krishna General manager- HRM SLK Software, Bengaluru will be the Chief guest for the event. The winners will be awarded with cash prizes Rs. 25000/-, Rs.15000/- and Rs.10000/- First, Second and Third Prize winners respectively” added Dr Vishal..
Prof. Lokesh, Ramesh K G and Karthik Kudroli, Associate Professors from Department of Business Administration of Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, Mangaluru, and Vasanth Kedige- Media Consultant from Sahyadri College were also present at the Press Meet.