Monday, June 01, 2009

World Quizzing Championships - Pune details

For the last few years, the International Quizzing Association (based in the UK) has been conducting the World Quizzing Championships in several countries, including India. This website has all the details about the format & history of the event.

In essence, this is a solo written competition consisting of 8 sections (of 30 qns each) to be solved in 2 hours.

Pune will be one of the venues where the quiz will be simultaneously held. Here are all the details:

Date: 6 June (Saturday)

Time: Report by 3:30 pm. Quiz starts sharp at 4 pm, ends at 6 pm. Answers & Scoring will follow immediately.

Venue: (note: this is the same venue at which Mahaquizzer 2009 was held):
Symbiosis Law School Auditorium,
Symbiosis Law School,
Senapati Bapat Road,
Pune - 411004

Wikimapia link:
Google Maps:

Registration: Prior registration is mandatory to ensure your seat. Only very few extra answer sheets will be available for "on the spot" registrations, so confirmation is necessary. Registration is free & open to all. To register, please contact the local coordinator as follows:

Pune Coordinator: Suvajit Chakraborty (93701 24365, chakrabortysuvajit [at]