Event information

  • Classes: IX-XII
  • No. of Participants per team: 1
  • The no. of teams per school: 2
  • Rounds: 2
  • Event Heads: Apoorva Goel
  • Contact Info: [email protected]

General Guidelines


  • The prelims will be in a JAM (Just A Minute-extempore) format.

  • Topic will be announced on the spot.

  • 30 seconds will be given for preparation and 1 minute for speaking.

  • There will be negative marking for exceeding the time limit.

  • 6 participants will qualify for the Final Round which will be a Group Discussion.

  • Plagiarism is strictly prohibited.

  • Decision of the judges will be final and binding.

Judgement Criteria


  • Confidence

  • Content

  • Voice modulation

  • Pronunciation

  • Originality

  • Expression