The Inter IIT Cultural Meet is an annual competition for cultural events, seeing participation from students across all IITs in India. Inspired by the long-running and successful Inter IIT Sports Meet. The infrastructure for the 1st Inter IIT Cultural meet was set up in 2016 with IIT Bombay as its first host. Subsequently, in December 2017, IIT Kanpur played host to the second Meet.
This year, IIT Roorkee hosted this prestigious event from 27th December to 30th December 2018 thus raising the scale and quality of the competition to even greater heights, setting an established platform to showcase cultural activities and artistic flair across IITs. For the first time in its short history, it witnessed participation from all 23 IITs and an overwhelming footfall of 2300 students across the 4 days of the event.
IIT Bombay has secured the Overall Championship in the 3rd Inter IIT Cultural Meet in IIT Roorkee. After achieving leading positions across all genres, this is the 2nd time in 3 years that IITB has clinched the Overall Championship, with this year's result being advancement from the previous year's runners-up position.
The IIT-B contingent received the following genre-wise trophies for top scores in that respective genre
-Overall 1st prize in Dance
-Overall 1st prize in Fine Arts and Design
-Overall 2nd prize in Dramatics
-Overall 2nd prize in Music
Additionally, here are the contingent's top results announced on Day 4 along with a few pictures.
-1st position in Street Battle
-3rd position in Word Games
-2nd position in Costume Design
-2nd position in Online Photoshop competition
-2nd position in Online Photography competition
-3rd position in 48 hr film competition
-4th position in Pair on Stage
We heartily congratulate all members of the IIT Bombay contingent for their victory and we hope that they keep up with their triumphant performance in future editions of the Meet.