The city is all set to host the first qualifying round of The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2012 on September 20 at R V College of Engineering.
The inter-collegiate quiz competition is a part of the Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week. The week will also celebrate the spirit and contribution of the Swedish innovator, entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred Nobel. The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz will bring together quizzers from reputed colleges and institutes of the city. Participation will be open to all undergraduate and postgraduate students in teams of three, representing a college. Winners of the Bangalore round will represent the city at the Grand Finale which will be held at IIT, New Delhi on November 3. Apart from Bangalore, the regional qualifiers will also be held in Hyderabad, Chennai, Pune, Mumbai and New Delhi.