ABOUT

TIET

The Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET) is one of India's oldest and finest educational institutions, which provides a steady source of highly skilled talent to the nation as well as overseas. Founded in 1956, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, located in Patiala, has been a pioneer in engineering education, research and innovation. Our community involves ingenious minds solvers who are eager to make the world a better place to live in with their innovative techniques and discoveries.

CCS

The Creative Computing Society is one of the oldest and most prestigious societies of TIET. It consists of budding tech geeks who are constantly working towards building their skill set and creating and promoting a healthy technical environment at TIET. With the knowledge and experience of 18 years, the society aims to create and promote a healthy technical environment at TIET.

WHY PARTICIPATE

An Open Platform for our Participators

Whether you’re writing your first lines of HTML or building a VR app, HackTU 4.0 is just the place for you. We will take care of everything :)

To Build: Watching software materialize from pure thought, part by part is the closest to experiencing magic we have ever got to. And we’re excited to see that magic happen!

To Learn: Whenever you’re stuck on a problem or need suggestions they'll always be within a hand’s reach.

To Make New Friends: HackTU 4.0 provides a brilliant opportunity for you and your team to forge professional contacts and make new friends.

To Flaunt Your Skills: Participating in hackathons will help you stand out from the competition and show that you truly are passionate about coding.

SCHEDULE


Themes

Health Care


Daily Campus Issues


Business Developable Hacks


Assistive Technology


Automation


EdTech


Cyber Security


Fintech


Equity and Inequality


Open Innovation

Prizes


First Prize
  • Amazon FireTV Stick Plus(2021) (includes Alexa Voice Remote, and ZEE5, SonyLIV, Voot annual subscriptions)to each team member OR OnePlus Buds Z2- worth Rs 6k

  • Badelog T-shirts to all team members- Badelog

  • Coding blocks T-shirt to all members- Coding Blocks

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members.

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • 90% discount coupons- Coding Block

  • $250 USD worth of DigitalOcean Credits to all members- DigitalOcean

  • 1-year subscription license of Axure RP Team Edition ($504 USD), valid for one ui/ux designer of the team

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1-Hour mentorship sessions with CEO/COO of leading learners- Leading Learners

  • Special expansion packs (worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • 3 month premium-tier trial of Echo3D to all members

  • Life -time upgrade of Taskade, for all members- Taskade

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala

Second Prize
  • boAt Rockerz Bluetooth Wireless Headphones worth Rs.5k, to each team member

  • $125 USD worth of DigitalOcean Credits to all members- DigitalOcean

  • Coding blocks T-shirt to all members- Coding Blocks

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members.

  • 85% discount coupons- Coding Blocks

  • 1-year subscription license of Axure RP Team Edition ($504 USD), valid for one ui/ux designer of the team

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1-Hour mentorship sessions with CEO/COO of leading learners

  • Special expansion pack(worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • 3 month premium tier trial of Echo3D to all members

  • Life -time upgrade of Taskade, for all members- Taskade

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala

Third Prize
  • Redmi 20000mAh Powerbank worth Rs.2k, to each team member

  • $125 USD worth of DigitalOcean Credits to all members- DigitalOcean

  • Coding blocks T-shirt to all members- Coding Blocks

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members

  • 80% discount coupons- Coding Blocks

  • 1-year subscription license of Axure RP Team Edition ($504 USD), valid for one ui/ux designer of the team

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1-Hour mentorship sessions with CEO/COO of leading learners

  • Special expansion pack(worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • 3 month premium tier trial of Echo3D for all members

  • Life -time upgrade of Taskade, for all members- Taskade

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala
Best Monetizable Idea
  • Infinity(JBL) Fuze Bluetooth Speaker, worth 3k, to each team member

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members

  • 75% discount coupons- Coding Blocks

  • 3 month premium tier trial of Echo3D

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1Hour mentorship sessions with CEO,COO of leading learners

  • Special expansion pack(worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala
Best First Year Hack
  • RGB LED Membrane Keyboard, worth 3k, to each team member

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members

  • 75% discount coupons- Coding Blocks

  • 3 month premium tier trial of Echo3D

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1Hour mentorship sessions with CEO,COO of leading learners

  • Special expansion pack(worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala
Best All Girls Team
  • boAt Airdopes Earbuds, worth 3k, to each team member

  • Devfolio t-shirts and schwags to all members.

  • HackTU t-shirts to all members

  • 75% discount coupons- Coding Blocks

  • 3 month premium tier trial of Echo3D

  • Special Ed-Tech resource bundle (100$)- Leading Learners

  • 1Hour mentorship sessions with CEO,COO of leading learners

  • Special expansion pack(worth 100$)- Leading Learners

  • Free access to “The renaissance course” by programming pathshala


Become our Sponsor

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Email us at ccs@thapar.edu

FAQS

These are a few common questions. If you have any other questions, please get in touch.

What exactly is a Hackathon?

A hackathon is an event, usually hosted by a tech company or organization, where programmers get together for a short period of time to collaborate on a project (usually a website or an app).

This is a student hackathon and only students are allowed to participate.

When?

HackTU 4.0 will be a 24 hours hackathon which will take place on 4th-5th of February.

HackTu 4.0 will be conducted in hybrid mmode and the links will be provided to the registered participants. TIET students would get an offline hackathon experience!

No, Team is mandatory.

Team must consist of 4 team members max and 2 minimum.

You just need your laptop, phone and a stable internet connection.

No specific problem statement. Innovate on any of the above mentioned themes!