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The Hindu -Young World Quiz 2014

Deadline: 21-Jan-2015

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The 2014 edition marks the 15th anniversary of the popular The Hindu Young World Quiz, one of the longest-running and largest live school quizzes. The quiz would be hosted as always by The Hindu's resident quizmaster V.V. Ramanan.

The quiz contest will have two categories: Sub-Juniors (Classes 3 to 5) and Juniors (Classes 6 to 8).

The Sub-Junior quizzes would be held in 6 cities i.e. Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kochi, Coimbatore and Madurai.

The Junior quizzes would be conducted in 14 cities spread across the four southern States, namely Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchi and Salem; Bengaluru, Mangaluru and Hubballi; Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode; Hyderabad, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam.

BENGALURU

CHENNAI

COIMBATORE

HUBBALLI

HYDERABAD

KOCHI

KOZHIKODE

MADURAI

MANGALURU

SALEM

TRIVANDRUM

TIRUCHI

VIJAYAWADA

VIZAG

 

 

 ABOUT QUIZ MASTER

V.V. RAMANAN, your host for 15th edition of The Hindu Young World Quiz, has been fascinated with facts and trivia for as long as he can remember and been quizzing for more than three decades now.

The resident quizmaster at The Hindu, Ramanan conceived the live, multi-city The Hindu Young World Quiz in 2000 and has been hosting it since then.

Popularly known as Ramana in the quizzing circuit, he has won many a top prize at myriad types of quizzes across the country

He wrote the much-appreciated weekly quiz column for The Hindu Young World for nearly 15 years. He also writes quizzes across other publications from the reputed media house.

A regional finalist in BBC’s Mastermind India and part of an expert ‘Triguni’ panel in Kaun Banega Crorepati, Ramanan has helped conduct quizzes at various forums.

He has authored three books (The Hindu Young World Quiz Book Vol. 1 & 2 and The Penguin India Quiz Book) for the Penguin Group.

A man of varied interests, Ramanan works as a Deputy Editor on the Sports Desk at The Hindu.

Eligibility

CHENNAI

Venue

Registration Closes on

Kamaraj Memorial Hall
Teynampet, Chennai

19th Jan

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 a.m. on 21st Jan

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 21st Jan

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.N.Krishnan
859 & 860, Anna Salai, Chennai - 600 002.
044-28557171

BENGALURU

Venue

Registration Closes on

Dr B.R Ambedkar Bhavana
Millers Road, Vasanthanagar, Bangalore-560 052

24th Nov

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 a.m. on 26th Nov

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 26th Nov

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.J.Shekhar 
19 & 21, Bhagwan Mahaveer Road (Infantry Road), Bengaluru - 560 001.       
080-30854000

COIMBATORE

Venue

Registration Closes on

Corporation Auditorium
R.S. Puram, Coimbatore

5th Jan

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 a.m. on 7th Jan

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 7th Jan

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.P.Subramaniam  
19 & 20, A.T.T. Colony, L.I.C. Road, Coimbatore - 641 018.       
0422-2215119

HUBBALI

Venue

Registration Closes on

Dr. Annajirao Sirur Auditorium
"SRIJANA", Karnataka College Campus, Dharwad-580008.

25th Nov

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

12.00 noon on 27th Nov

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.Anandh.M. Malage
Kalburgi Kadwe Identity, Green Gardens, Bannigida Bus Stand, Gokul Road, Hubballi - 580 030        
0836-2358700

HYDERABAD

Venue

Registration Closes on

Sundarayya Vignana Kendram
Baghlingampally, Hyderabad

6th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 a.m. on 8th Dec

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 8th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.P.Ranga Reddy   
6-3-879 & 879-B, Begumpet Public Road, Hyderabad - 500 016. 
040-234093902

 


KOCHI

Venue

Registration Closes on

A J Hall
Kaloor Kadavanthara Road, Kaloor, Kochi 682017

10th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 a.m. on 12th Dec

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 12th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.P.Narayanan      
NH Byepass Road, Vyttila Junction, Post Box 1971, Kochi - 682 019.    
0484-2301653

KOZHIKODE

Venue

Registration Closes on

Devagiri CMIPublic School, Medical College P.O. Kozhikode 673008

11th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 13th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.C.R.Anil    
1st Floor, Shaaz Building, P.O.Box No.1816, Kannur Road, Kozhikode - 673 006         
0495-2762201

MADURAI

Venue

Registration Closes on

Thiyagarajan College
139-140, Kamarajar Salai, Madurai 625002

3rd Jan

 

 

Category

Time

Sub-Junior

10.00 p.m. on 5th Jan

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 5th Jan

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.R.Barathan         
147/2-A, Eighty Feet Road,  K.K. Nagar, Madurai - 625 020.      
0452-2528497

MANGALURU

Venue

Registration Closes on

Sri Sudhindra Auditorium
Canara Girls Highschool Campus, Dongarakere, Mangalore

26th Nov

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 28th Nov

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.G.R.Venkatesh    
D.No.23-9-655/1, Jeppu, Mangalore - 575 001.    
0824-2417575

SALEM

Venue

Registration Closes on

Sona College of Technology
Junction Road, Salem

6th Jan

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 8th Jan

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.M.Jegadesh Kumar
Raja Towers, 49/5, 2nd Floor, New Bus Stand Road, Opp. ARRS Multiplex, Meyyanur, Salem - 636 004      
0427-3001001-6

TRIVANDRUM

Venue

Registration Closes on

Saraswathi Vidyalaya
Vattiyurkkavu, Trivandrum

9th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

11.00 a.m. on 11th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.N.V.Balamurali    
TC No.36/1946 (1), Airport Road, Vallakadavu, Trivandrum - 695 008.  
0471-2502001

TRICHY

Venue

Registration Closes on

BHEL MD Hall
BHEL Campus, Near BHEL Training Centre, Trichy 620014

4th Jan

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 6th Jan

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.K.Chandrasekaran         
Chennai Bypass Road (NH 45), Senthanneerpuram, Tiruchirapalli - 620 004     
0431-2302801

VIJAYAWADA

Venue

Registration Closes on

Siddartha Auditorium
Siddartha Academy Premises,Siddartha Nagar, Mogalrajapuram, Vijayawada 520010

7th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

2.00 p.m. on 9th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.V.V.Raja Rao      
Door No.55-1-4, 100 Feet Road, Industrial Estate, Autonagar, Vijayawada - 520 007.           
0866-2553066

VISHAKAPATNAM

Venue

Registration Closes on

Kalabharathi Auditorium
Visakha Music & Dance AcademyNo.40, Pithapuram Colony, Visakhapatnam-530003

4th Dec

 

 

Category

Time

Junior

9.30 a.m. on 6th Dec

 
Contact Person Name:
Mr.T.V.Suresh         
50-19-9,  T.P.T. Colony, Seethammadhara, Visakhapatnam - 530 013. 
0891-2536159

 

 

 

How to apply?

  • A team should consist of two members and any bona fide team from a school can take part by registering online and paying a non-refundable fee of Rs. 200 per team. The team members should be from the same school/branch. No cross teams allowed.
  • The registration would have to be completed on or before the cut-off date indicated.
  • The quiz would be two-tiered: Common written preliminaries and an on-stage Final for the Top 6 teams (based on the marks scored in the prelims). 
  • The winner at a particular centre will receive a trophy, a bicycle and a certificate. The first and second runners-up would receive a trophy and certificate. The other finalists and audience are eligible for other prizes and goodies.
  • All participants will receive a Goodie Bag and certificates.
  • The organiser's decision on any matter pertaining to the quiz would be final and binding. The organisers can amend the eligibilityand rules of participation as

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