Tezpur University is the Guwahati Champion! - Will represent the city at the National Finals of the prestigious Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2014 in Delhi on Nov 1 -
? Tezpur University won the Guwahati qualifying round of?The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz?at the Indian Institute of Technology, on 6th? September. The team of Tezpur University, comprising Ashutosh Das, Anubhav Joshi and Subhasish Dutta did their institution proud by winning the Guwahati finals.?Ambassador of Sweden to India H.E. Mr. Harald Sandberg?graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.?Mr Christer Fuglesang, the first Swedish Astronaut?handed out the prizes at the intercollegiate quiz competition which saw avid quizzers from across reputed colleges and technical Institutes of the city. Winners of the Guwahati round will represent the city at the National Finals which will be held at The Hindu College, University of Delhi in New Delhi on November 01, 2014. Apart from Guwahati, the Quiz will also be held in Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Indore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Pune, Mumbai and New Delhi. National winners will get?an all-expense paid trip to Sweden?where they will visit headquarters of global Swedish companies, Swedish Universities and the Nobel Museum among other things. Partnering Swedish companies?for this year?s Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week are ABB, Atlas Copco, Ericsson, IKEA, SAAB, Sandvik, Scania, SEB, SKF, Tetrapak, Volvo Cars and Volvo India.