The top 10 Engineering college fests in India, get mad with the crowd
College fest is something that every student awaits for. This is one of the most happening events in the life of every candidate. This is the memorable day in the life of every college student and most of them spend the semester with the hope of the arrival of this day. So many institutes take part in this event, so many things to see and so much to enjoy! But who wants to look stupid in such an interesting and happening even. This is one of the most interesting events that eliminate the boredom of regular studies in the life of the college students. Students enjoy themselves to the fullest in these 3-4 days and party hard. This fest is conducted in every college, but in this post you will get to learn about the coolest Top engineering college fests in India.
This educational institution is quite popular and its annual fest is commonly known by the term MoodI or Mood Indigo. It was initiated in the year 1971 by a group of students. Usually, in the month of December this event is conducted and it continued for around 4 days. In this mind blowing and outstanding fest almost 700 colleges are invited from all across the country. In this college fest various competitions are conducted, including music and dance competition, competition of designing, literary arts, dramatics etc. A number of informals like mass-acre, masti ki basti, mind games, casino etc. are also conducted. And concerts are also conducted. The “Pro shows” also attract a huge flock as various national and international artists generally take part in it.
The annual college feast conducted by IIT Guwahati is known as ‘Alcher’, Alcheringa and it was first held in 1996. As per the survey it has been found that around 350 colleges use to participate in this feast. Having witness the footfall 50,000, Alcheringa is generally conducted on the 1st weekend of the month of February. It lasts for around 4 night, the Pro Nights being the most interesting and essential aspect of this popular feast. One can get a chance to explore a new genre and theme every night. In short, this is a feast that one would not just wish to miss at any cost.
The annual feast of BITS Goa, Waves is known for being one of the coolest feasts of the Indian institutions. The Birla Institute of Technology and Science conduct this feast in between the months of October-November. The first feast was conducted in the year 2006. Usually, it last for 3 days and around 100 colleges take part in it. Various events are conducted with 2000 students participating from various colleges. Some of the popular celebrities have already visited this show and enhanced the glory of the event, including Shafqat Amanat Ali, Parikrama, Vidya Balan, Kailash Kher, KK, DJ Suketu and others.
The annual fest conducted by IIT Kanpur was inaugurated in the year 1966. This cultural fest continues for 4 long days and around more than 200 colleges from the country participates in it. It usually occurs in the month of October. Antaragni also includes various events like Model United Nations, Kavi Sammelan, talk shows and workshops. Professional shows can also be witnessed, which includes India Haat, Synchronicity, Prima Nocte, Ritambhara etc. Some of the performers who have acted in this event include Farhan Akhtar, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shafqat Amanat Ali and many others. The involvement of these popular TV stars enhances the popularity of the fest to a wide extent and sweep off the crowd to the feet.
Rendezvous is the most popular fest of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi. Approximately, this cultural fest gathers a footfall of around 50,000 students from around 350 colleges across India. This 4 day event is conducted in October and includes various events like Cue games, Street play, Stage play, Eastern and Western group song competition, Parliamentary debate, Street painting, Quizzing events, Ad-Mad etc. Again, Kaleidoscope, Bigwig, Dhoom and Blitzkreig are the 4 major events that hold the attraction of Rendezvous.
National Institute of Technology (NIT) Calicut rename the annual fest as ‘Raagam’ in the year 1987. This educational institution is known for conduction around 80 events for candidates during the fest. As per the research it has been found that ‘Raagam’ attracts a vast footfall. This amazing and mind blowing cultural fest holds a number of events like dancing, signing, flying kites, catering competition and so on. This event has already witnessed the presence of popular celebs like Sukhwinder Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan, Krishnakumar Kunnath, Shaan, Naresh Iyer, Ranjith, Benny Dayal and others. Some of the popular and leading bands have also been a part of Raagam, which include Parikrama, Silk Route, Motherjane, Whitenoise, Higher-on-maiden, Jail break and Breathe the Floyd. The rolling award of this mesmerizing festival, “Nataraj” is given to the overall champion.
In 1971, OASIS was started as a small fete of the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani. With time this fest has gained a vast recognition, especially because of the number of events it includes. This fest usually receives request for participation from around 200 colleges in India. This 96 hours fest is conducted for 4 days at a stretch. Music, dance, drama, stage show, treasure hunts and fashion shows are some of the common events of this popular fest. Mr & Ms Oasis along with Choreo, Exposure, Rap Wars and Rocktaves are some of the prominent events of this amazing fest, which have enhanced the popularity of the show. The professional shows widely attract the attention of the crowd. In this show many top artists have performed already, including Good Shoes, Neeraj Shridhar, TAAQ, The Shakey Rays etc.
Incident is the yearly fest of the National Institute of Technology, Surathkal. This was started in 1980s and today it is considered as one of best cultural fest of Karnataka. As you know Karnataka is popular and ranks at the top position for being the largest student driven cultural fest south Indian state. This fest continues for almost 5 days and includes various mind blowing events like singing competitions, dance competitions such as couple dance, street dance, solo dance, Tandav and Promenade. A private beach is also there where candidates can chill out as well as participates in competitive events like football, beach volley etc.
Riviera is one of the coolest and top fests in India, conducted by the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University. It stretches for around 3-4 days and usually occurs in-between January- February. It includes more than 100 events, which double the dose of enjoyment for the participants and viewers as well. The events centralized around literary arts, music, dance, fine arts debates and lots more. This fest previously witnesses a footfall of around 4000 candidates and even more. The central attraction of this fest is the star night, which calls for the attraction of college candidates from all across India. Eminent artists like Euphoria, Hari Haran, KK and Parikrama have adorned this fest previously.
Spring Fest is conducted annually by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur. Previous this annual cultural fest had witnessed massive footfall. It continues for 3 long days with the inclusion of various events and competitions based on dramatics, photography and etc. “Perpz”, the open dance floor is the main attraction of this fest. ‘Hard Talk’ is again another highlight of this fest, where important personalities enhance the glory of the event with their presence as well as give views on various important topics.
The top 10 coolest college feasts are stated above, but if you really wish to understand in details, then visit yourself and explore the magic. Attend this mind blowing feasts and go mad with the crowd!