Inter IIT Sports Meet is the biggest meet of IITians held annually with more than 3500 participants, more than 50 events and 500 plus matches. This years’ event hosted by IIT Guwahati during 13-21 Dec, 2018 was the biggest Inter IIT Sports meet ever.
IIT(ISM) Dhanbad became a part of Inter IIT sports meet since 2016 with the smallest contingent of 10 participants, turning into a contingent strength of 135 students this year, who marched enthusiastically to bag second position in March Past among 23 IITs.
The biggest bonanza was the Best Athlete in Women Award at the Inter IIT Sports Meet, which was conferred to Arti Gupta, B.Tech (2nd Year) Deptt of Electronics Engineering of IIT(ISM). By putting up a terrific performance and bagging gold in three events (1500 m race, 800 m race and 400 m race under women category), she has made us all proud. Obviously, Arti’s day and night efforts has paid off. Success story of Arti will surely remain a motivation for all the participants.
The overall ranking of IIT(ISM) in Inter IIT Sports Meet is 9th amongst 23 IITs.
Well, IIT(ISM) students are not only showing their talent in sports but also outshined in Inter IIT Cultural and Tech Meet held respectively at IIT Roorkee and IIT Bombay in December 2018.
In the 3rd Inter IIT Cultural Meet, where about 180 students participated, they were awarded First position in two events: Online Graphic Design & Charcoal Art, Second position in two events: Do-It (Dance) & Hindi poetry slam and third Position in four events Group Dance, Screenplay Writing, Cook-off, Dj battle. Their super performance enabled IIT (ISM) to finish sixth in the recently concluded Inter-IIT Cultural Festival at Roorkee.
In 7th Inter-IIT Tech Meet, a contingent of 31 students participated during 18th-20th December 2018. Out of the 11 events, the team participated in 7 events and secured a Gold in BETiC Medical Innovation Challenge. Overall,
the Contingent from IIT (ISM) Dhanbad stood at 13th position among the 23 IITs.