Design & Experiment

This experiment is based on the concept of the Rube Goldberg machine (a machine designed to complete a simple task in an overly complicated way.)
The participants will be provided with various materials to complete a specific task. They will have to design a Rube Goldberg machine to complete the given task.

The main aim of the event is to design an experiment with the materials provided by us within the given time period.
This is a group event, each team consisting of 2 members


  1. A total of 4 teams will be selected for the event.
  2. In case the number of participants exceeds the expected number then an aptitude based screening test will be conducted to select 4 teams.
  3. The team with the most creative design and the one to successfully complete the assigned task will be the winner.
  4. The participants should be from 7th standard to 10th standard.
  5. The time duration is of 3.5 hours

Registration Fees

Design & Experiment is a Departmental event and there is no separate registration fee.
You can register for departmental events by paying the common registration fee of Rs 20/- and can participate in all of the Departmental Events of Choice.


  • 1st Prize:- Rs 5000

  • 2nd Prize:- Rs 3000

  • 3rd Prize:- Rs 2000

Time & Venue

Time: 9:00 am onwards
Date: 28 February 2019
Venue: Department of Physics


For further Queries
Contact: Dhrupad Pathak Choudhury
Phone No: +91 81360 18591