National Students Space Challenge 2018, IIT Kharagpur, Technical Festival, Kharagpur, West Bengal, 5th - 7th October 2018

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Technical Festival
Event Type:
Venue/Offline Mode
Start Date :
5th October 2018
End Date :
7th October 2018
Location :
Kharagpur, West Bengal
Organizer :
IIT Kharagpur
National Students Space Challenge 2018

About Event

National Students’ Space Challenge 2018
October 5 th to 7 th at IIT Kharagpur
In the wake of tremendous success in the field of space science and technology, the
world has witnessed the birth of a new era. As the world realized the importance of
space technology, Space Technology Students’ Society, IIT Kharagpur took the initiative
of starting National Students’ Space Challenge, which is a unique blend of space science
and technology. Every year, many budding space enthusiasts showcase their talents in
this fest which also happens to be India’s first and largest Space Technology fest.
The commencement of Octber 2018 brings with it the 8th edition of the National
Students’ Space Challenge presented by IIT Kharagpur in association with Indian Space
Research Organization. During the fest, participants from all across the country compete
in amazing set of space themed robotic and astronomy based events which will
challenge participant’s engineering and innovation skills. Participants also get to witness
amazing guest lectures by eminent scientists, astronomers and professors from deemed
institutions across the globe, and develop your technical skills through various
workshops. This fest includes many online pre-fest events which happen to be rage in
the world of internet. The main motto of this fun packed space themed fest is to raise
the standards of space technology and encourage young minds.

Enjoy some cool online pre-fest events visit and . This
October book your tickets to Kharagpur to enjoy and explore 3 fun packed days in
2200-acre campus of IIT Khargpur. See you there!
Space Technology Students’ Society (spAts) is the organising team of NSSC. Officially,
spAts is the student body of Kalpana Chawala Space Technology Cell (KCSTC), the
contact point of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), at IIT Kharagpur. With the
aim of spreading the awareness of the importance of space technology, the team
ensures an extravaganza this October.”
Eligibility: Ongoing Undergraduate and Graduate Students from any stream in India.
For more details, Contact:
Mr. Tanishq Garg
Head of Public Relations


The fest comprises of the following events:
● Pixelation: Image Processing Competition.
● Aciquor: Autonomous robotic Competition.
● Voyager: Manual robotic Competition
● Case Study
● Paper Presentation
● The Braitenberg Challenge: Onspot Hardware coding event
● Lift-off: Water Rocketry Competition
● Hoverpod: Hover-Craft making competition
● The Science of Paper Folding: Onspot origami competition
● Studex: Innovation and Product designing Challenge
● Designeer: Onspot CAD competition
● Astrophotography competition: Online photography Competition
● Tshirt Designing competition: Online designing competition
● Space Quiz: Online quiz competition.

Event Caption

Where Curiosity Meets Opportunity

Event Theme

Mars Exploration


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