DY Patil Deemed to be University School of Management Bags 3rd Prize in Hackathon

Mr Saptarshi Majumdar and Mr Ankur Kasana, Students of DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management, BBA sem II participated in the competition – Hackathon organized by Ajeenkya DY Patil University,School of Engineering, Pune on 28th and 29th March 2019 under the guidance of Dr PriyaVij and Ms Sushma Nichani –  Assistant Professor, DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management.

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The competition gave the students a platform to display their ideas. It was a 48-hourcompetition, whichwas divided into-

  • Day 1- Demonstration

  • Day 2- Display of the working prototype.

The students successfully created Home Automation system and won Bronze medal.

IMG-20190329-WA0011Mr Saptarshi Majumdar, the winner of Hackathon said, “We being from a non-engineering background are lucky to get such opportunity. Such kinds of events provides good exposure to the students.We are thankful to DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management for motivating us. Dr.PriyaVij and Ms. Sushma Nichani, Assistant Professor, DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management, said that, “Looking at the enthusiasm and such amazing ideas of different teams, we would also like to organise Hackathon at our campus!

The Founder of Hackathon, Mr Siv Souvam said that,“ We have never seen students from non-engineering college participating in these kinds of competitions. In this case the team from DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management didn’t just take part in the competition but also defeated the engineers and ended up getting the third position in the competition. We are looking forward to conduct our next Hackathon in DY Patil Deemed To Be University School of Management Campus.”

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