Mawlana Bhasani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) and Robotech Valley are going to organise Robotech Olympiad on February 7.
Students from all colleges, public and private universities across the country will be able to attend the grand robotics exhibition to be held on MBSTU campus.
The winners will get a grand amount of Tk 300,000 as the prize money along with a certificate.
Deputy Minister for Education Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury Nowfel will present in the event as the chief guest while Dewan Md Humayun Kabir, project director, a2i, UNDP, Bangladesh, as special guest.
The Daily Sun and the Kaler Kontho will be the media partners of the programme.
Competitors will be divided in two groups according to age:
Group 1: Junior Group (Class 5-12)
Competitions and their prizes:
1. Robo soccer (90,000 taka)
2. Project showcase senior (60,000 taka)
3. Project showcase junior (35,000 taka)
4. Line following robotics competition (60,000 taka)
5. Quiz competition - Physical and Virtual (Special gift)
6. Idea Presentation (Special gift)