more-inThe Hindu, in association with the Vignan University, will conduct the grand finale of the Academic Pentathlon on Vignan campus at Vadlamudi in Guntur district on December 16. The regional rounds of the tournament were conducted in Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Guntur, Tirupati and Hyderabad (2 competitions) and 210 winners have qualified to participate in the final. The three teams selected from each of the regional rounds held in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will now compete for the top honours. The team that comes third will get the participants a cash prize of ₹20,000 and 25% scholarship on fee. Team eventThe competition is a team event and the marks obtained in each category will be added to select the top three teams.

Source:   The Hindu
December 12, 2017 19:38 UTC