Thomso 2016, IIT Roorkee, Youth Fest, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, 20th - 23rd October 2016

  • Category: Youth Fest
  • Start Date: 20th October 2016
  • End Date: 23rd October 2016
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Thomso 2016


Thomso is the annual youth festival of Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee recognized as one of the greatest and the grandest youth festivals of India. Thomso encompasses in itself lavish history, splendid culture and a profoundly rich heritage of IIT Roorkee. The fest took the name Thomso in 1982 inspired by the founder, and holds to it to this day.

Recognising this event of gargantuan proportions, the Government of Uttarakhand proclaimed Thomso as the Annual Youth Festival of Uttarakhand. Thomso embodies the spirit of life and gaiety, by living up to its expectations.

We, the students of IIT Roorkee, thrive to attain perfection by making Thomso a brilliant masterpiece of grandeur and eminence. The fest plays host to the most strikingly talented scholars and academicians from all over the country, attracts media moguls and celebrates the divine congregation of culture and intellect. With a behemothic footfall of more than 30,000 students, comprising several IITs and NITs, Thomso becomes the abode of this ambrosial combination.


Events - Centre Stage

Footloose is a competition in which one can perform any dance from kuchippudi to parsa doble as long as it entertains the audience and keeps the judges interested.

Mr. and Ms. Thomso

Beautiful ladies and handsome hunks compete at the runway right here at IIT Roorkee for the coveted title.


The management quiz which stimulates and teases the minds of participants while teasing the sharpness and intuitive skills that they possess.


Abhivyakti is a stage play competition of thomso which brings forth the theatrical abilities of the participants.


It is an ultimate cyber gaming contest in which participants are tested on their gaming skills in FIFA, DOTA, Counter Strike and NFS.


Melodious vocalists and talented instrumentalists are given an opportunity to astound the audience with live performances.

Thomso’s Got Talent

This features singers, dancers, magicians, comedians and all other performers to be the best talent of thomso.

Battle of Bands

Thus is a stepping stone for aspiring bands to showcase their talent.

16 Frames

Event which gives an opportunity to present your cinematographic skills.

Step Up

Face-off Dance event.

Sholin Showdown

It is a football freestyle showdown for the young footballers of the country to display their soccer talent.

Rap It Up

Aspiring rappers from all over the country congregate to rap battle till the last man standing.

Street Soccer

A 4-a-side soccer tournament caged inside the basketball courts where numerous teams thrive to bag the championship.

Literati Events

Stumped: Cricket commentary competition.

Wordsworth: Constructing smaller words from a long one.

Jam: Event which tests speakers command on their language and grammatical accuracy.

Improvo-a-Ganza: Event to put up a comedy sketch.

Syncity: Event testing your knowledge of words.

Events - Informals

El Castillo: sand castle making competition

Seiger: IITR style roadies

Quiriosity: Quiz Competition

Enigma-X: Treasure Hunt

Paint Fiesta

Show the Strip: Cartoon making competition

Mad @ Ads: Ad making competition

Umang: Kite flying competition


I-Rock: Karaoke fun event
Street performances

Event Caption

Song of the Wildflower

Event Theme

Culture in 70's

Events in Roorkee

Events in Uttarakhand

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