Ideation Challenge
With Counter-Urbanisation becoming a flashy trend in recent years in the developed nations, India, being a developing nation anchored around agriculture stands with about 32% of the massive population still being rural. The development gap between urban and rural areas increases with every advancement in science and culture. It's only natural to change our conventional way of tackling the issue.Your task is to put forth an innovative solution to urbanise the rural population of India. Your idea can be anything a product, a service, a business model. What matters is how good a catalyst it will be in urbanisation of India.
Problem Statement
  • A team can comprise of a maximum of 2 members
  • In the Online round, you have to answer some questions through which you have to explain your idea.
  • Based on the responses in this round, top 10 teams will be selected for the Finale to to held at IIT.
  • Guwahati during Reflux (March 24-26).
  • Entries for the first round have to be made till 5th March.
Online Screening Round
You have to explain your idea by answering the following questions:
  • Give a brief (250 word) abstract of your idea
  • What are the existing problems that your idea addresses? Why is your idea important? (300 words)
  • Describe your idea in detail. (500 words)
  • What other existing solutions similar to yours are already in existence? (200 words)
  • How is your idea innovative and creative? (200 words)
  • How feasible is your idea, both economically and technologically? (250 words)

Besides, you need to upload an image depicting your idea. This can be a flowchart, model, anything that further helps in understanding your idea.


Your idea will be judged on the basis of originality, creativity, technical and economic feasibility and relevance to the problem statement.
Top 10 teams will be invited to IIT Guwahati to present their idea during Reflux in presence of Panel of Industrialist and Professors.


The answers to the above 6 questions have to be uploaded in the form of a word or PDF file Download the word file with the questions written beforehand by clicking on the button given below An image file of your idea also has to be uploaded as mentioned above Follow the participation button below to upload these two files along with your details.