QFI, Chennai will play host to the Chennai round of the World Quizzing Championships 2011 at the Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras which was the venue for the Chennai edition Mahaquizzer 2011. The department is located close to Gajendra Circle and is adjacent to the Café Coffee Day inside the campus.
The WQC is scheduled for 4th June 2011 starting at 1600 hrs IST. Please be present by 1530 hrs. People who intend to take part are asked to register online at either of the following URLs:
Participants will be charged an entry fee of Rs. 50 towards the cost of the question booklets. Please register by Thursday evening (5PM) if you plan to take part.
WQC is open to individual entrants and requires contestants to answer 240 questions over two hours. Details of the format can be found here: http://www.wqc2011.com/format.html
We thank QFI members Jaikar Pandurangan, for proctoring the event and Arun Ramanathan, for getting us the venue. We also thank Dr. Anurakshat Gupta for helping us have the quiz in Chennai for what will be the sixth consecutive year.