IQM InQuizitive Minds (IQM)

February 18, 2020 · news

IQM finale - Feb 2020

QS IGAUGE was the knowledge partner at InQuizitive Minds (IQM) finale held in Bangalore on 17th February. IQM drew great participation from over 180,000 students pan-India in a series of online quiz competitions. The quiz was hosted by the renowned Quizmaster Mr Joy Bhattacharya.

There were 6 teams that participated in the finale in school category, namely, Isha and Prayas, from Delhi Public School, Gurgaon; Sarvesh and Rajesh from Athenia High School, Saharanpur; Ashok and Vishnu from Happy Model School, Gurgaon; Jatin and Anmol from Pinewood School, Saharanpur; Labib and Rohan from Don Bosco School, Dibrugarh; Ashish and Chetan from Indian School, Oman. The first runner-up, with a total score of 65 points was Athenia High School, Saharanpur. The winner in the school category, with 115 points was Indian School Oman.

Mr Subhayou Nayak, Director – Client Relations, QS-ERA India Pvt Ltd gave the prizes to the winners of the school category. 

In the college category, there were 4 teams in the finale; Umesh and Shakti from Faculty of Law, BHU, Varanasi; Dhanush and Akhil from Triveni Degree College, Hyderabad; Pradyumna and Anirudh, IIT Kanpur; Shubham and Saurabh, CUSAT, School of Engineering, Kochi. The finalists gave a tough fight to each other to secure the first place. The first runner-up with 100 points was Triveni Degree College and the winners were IIT, Kanpur with 110 points.

Dr Ashwin Fernandes, Regional Director, Middle East, North Africa & South Asia, QS Quacquarelli Symonds and CEO, QS IGAUGE gave away the prizes to the winners of the Quiz from college category.

Every participant gave their best and the competition was very close. We congratulate all the winners and hope to see them again next year. 

IQM winners - school category:

Ashish and Chetan from Indian School, Oman

IQM winners - college category:

Pradyumna and Anirudh, IIT Kanpur