Welcome to the 3rd edition of the EY Techathon, your opportunity to build a better world in the Metaverse.

Use technology and your imagination to solve any one of the three real-world challenges:

Participants will get a chance to use cutting-edge technology and interact with EY leadership and industry veterans.

Winners will get a chance to win exciting cash prizes and internship opportunities at EY.

College students from every discipline, across the country can participate in this technology challenge.

  • Registration: Participants will submit their interest in the challenge along with details of their team members and the problem statement(s) they are looking to solve.
  • Submissions: Participants will make a detailed submission on their ideas, explaining the scope of the problem they are solving, how they will apply technology, the solution models and why their idea is innovative.
  • Semi-final presentation to EY Leadership: Shortlisted participants will present their solution models in this round to a jury panel comprising EY leaders. Based on this round, finalists will be announced. 
  • Grand Finale:  The Metaverse use cases will be presented by the finalists to a jury comprising industry leaders in the grand finale and the winners will be announced.
  • The participant(s) should be an Indian citizen, residing in India only and above 18 years of age on the date of the participation.
  • The participant(s) should be students currently enrolled in a degree/diploma course (part-time or full-time) from any discipline in any college based out of India.
  • The participant(s) can participate either in their individual capacity or as a team with team size not exceeding 4 members.
  • Team formation guidelines:
    • A team can have no more than 4 members
    • The participants can be from any specialization
    • Cross-year teams are allowed
    • Cross-college teams are not allowed
    • One participant cannot be a member of more than one team
    • Bonus points for diversity in teaming

Click here to read the detailed terms and conditions.

Winners get cash prizes!

  • First position: INR 3,00,000
  • Second position: INR 2,00,000

Select participants will also have the opportunity to intern in EY.

  • Registrations open: 15 September 2022
  • Workshop: 14 October 2022
  • Registrations close: 20 October 2022
  • Orientation with EY Technology leaders: Mid-October 2022 
  • Last date for submissions: 5 November 2022
  • Notification to semi-finalists: 1 December 2022
  • Semi-final presentation to EY Leadership: 15 December 2022
  • Notification to finalists:  16 December 2022
  • Grand finale presentation to Jury: 20 January 2023

Your work will be judged on a scoring model based on:

  • Scope of the problem covered in the solution
  • Novelty of the idea and innovation
  • Solution design framework and use of technology
  • End-user benefit and impact

Past winners

Team Passion Pavers

Techathon I

Team Passion Pavers

Techathon II

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