SRM Institute of Science and Technology
TP Ganesan Auditorium
This is the Indian National Championship. Competitors of all countries can receive prizes. However, only Indians can win titles and medals.
April 23, 2020 (Day 0) is for conducting staff rounds. Participants will be allowed to enrol themselves as competition staff and the final list of staff members will be made available(through email) to those who have been enrolled and confirmed by the organization team.
A staff enrolment form will be made available soon for anyone to apply for volunteering during the competition.
Online registration opened and will close .
Events Registration and Payment of Fee will be a combined process that participants can carry out in the Indian Nationals 2020 Website. Website details will be updated on or before February 3, 2020
A base fee of ₹350 and an additional fee of ₹50 per event is applicable till February 29, 2020, after which it will increase as shown below. For example, if you compete in three events, your fees is ₹350 + (3 x ₹50 ) = ₹500.
|Date||Base Fee (₹)||Event Fee (₹)|
|February 4 - February 29||350||50|
|March 1 - March 31||400||50|
|April 1 - April 12||500||50|
You can also register offline for the competition at one of the competitions listed in the Offline Registration Tab by paying in cash to the competition delegate. The list of these competitions will be updated as more competitions are added. The offline registration fee will be the same as the online registration fee.
|3x3x3 Cube||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 120 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 60 advance to next round|
|Semi Final||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 16 advance to next round|
|2x2x2 Cube||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 75 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 16 advance to next round|
|4x4x4 Cube||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||3:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:15.00||Top 24 advance to next round|
|5x5x5 Cube||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||5:45.00||2 attempts to get < 2:15.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|6x6x6 Cube||Combined First round||Bo1 / Mo3||10:00.00||1 attempt to get < 4:30.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|7x7x7 Cube||Combined First round||Bo1 / Mo3||10:00.00||1 attempt to get < 6:15.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|3x3x3 Blindfolded||First round||Bo3||15:00.00 cumulative *||Top 12 advance to next round|
|3x3x3 Fewest Moves||Final||Mo3||1 hour|
|3x3x3 One-Handed||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||10:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:00.00||Top 40 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Clock||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||1:15.00||2 attempts to get < 25.00||Top 10 advance to next round|
|Megaminx||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||5:30.00||2 attempts to get < 2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Pyraminx||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 75 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 16 advance to next round|
|Skewb||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 24 advance to next round|
|Square-1||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||2:00.00||2 attempts to get < 45.00||Top 16 advance to next round|
|4x4x4 Blindfolded||Final||Bo3||30:00.00 cumulative *|
|5x5x5 Blindfolded||Final||Bo3||45:00.00 cumulative *|
|3x3x3 Multi-Blind||Final||Bo2||10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00|
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There are many hotels in and around the area of Kattankulathur. Some of these are mentioned below:
|Hotel||Distance From Venue||Average Price Per Room|
|SRM Hotel||0.65 Km||₹ 3100|
|Raju Residency Park||1.5 Km||₹ 2000|
|Oyo Estancia (1248)||2.9 KM||₹ 1850 (2 Sharing, Per Person)|
|Hotel Vasi Palace||3.3 Km||₹ 2400|
|Hotel Sera Grand||3.4 Km||₹ 3000|
Note: Prices listed are for a Standard room on a double sharing basis unless otherwise mentioned. Prices are subject to change at the discretion of the hotel.
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There are quite a few options available for competitors as well as parents coming to the venue for the competition
1) Java - Java is the college cafeteria where there are multiple shops available. It caters to a variety of taste buds by offering different cuisines including North Indian, South Indian, Chinese, and Arabic. There is also a Subway outlet available.
2) Fast Food Joints - There are various fast food joints located in the vicinity of the campus, such as KFC, McDonald's, Domino's and Burger King. All of these are located within a distance of 2 to 3 km from the campus.
Apart from the above, you can also order food through any of the delivery apps and can be picked up at the main gate which is located 800 m from the venue building.
Note: No food or beverages are allowed to be carried or consumed inside the TP Ganesan Auditorium, Mini Halls 1 & 2.
The nearest Airport from the campus is the Chennai Airport (MAA), located at a distance of 23.5 km. For those preferring travel via Rail, there are 3 junctions which may be beneficial for those coming from outside the city - Chennai Central (46 km), Chennai Egmore (44 km) and Chengalpattu junction (17 km).
Potheri: This is the closest local railway station to the venue. A free shuttle bus service plies regularly to and from the campus to a point right opposite to the station. MSB-CGL trains should be taken.
Chennai Park: This is the local railway station situated opposite to the Chennai Central station. An underground subway connects the two.
Chennai Egmore: Local trains and Express trains both plies from here. To get on to a local train, one must change platforms.
Tirusulam: This is the local train station located right opposite to the airport, with an underground subway connecting the two. One can also change here for the Airport Metro station (To reach Chennai Central, if necessary).
Chengalpattu Jn: Local trains and Express trains both plies from here. To get on to a local train, one must change platforms.
Internal Bus Service
SRM has a dedicated, free bus service running from the Annexure Campus, inside which is located TP Ganesan Auditorium, where the competition will be held, to the entrance of the Main Campus, which is right opposite to the Potheri Railway Station. Local trains ply regularly on the line, the Airport (Tirusulam station), and the Railway Station (Park station) without any hassle. There is also an option to switch to the Metro at the Airport for reaching Chennai Central. The free shuttle service from and to the Annexure Campus and the Main Gate starts at 8 AM in the morning and ends at 9 PM with a frequency of departure every 10-15 minutes both ways.
Here is a Route Map of the Free Shuttle Pickup/Dropoff Service
1. Shuttle Bus Service, Pickup Point 1.
2. Shuttle Bus Service, Drop off Point. Main Campus/Railway Station Pickup Point.
3. Potheri Local Train Station.
4. TP Ganesan Auditorium (Venue).
5. Shuttle Bus Service, Pickup Point 2. Shuttle Bus Service, Campus Drop off point.
A. Arch Gate (Campus Entry Point). This is *not** a Shuttle Service point.
The *Red** Line is the Shuttle Bus Service Route. (Travel Duration: 2 min)
The Purple Line is the Route from Drop-off to Venue by Walk. (Travel Duration: 2 min)
Inspired by the success of Nations Cup at World Championship 2017 and 2019, and States Cup of Indian Nationals 2019, teams from states all over India will compete in a knockout format. You can apply in teams of 3. Detailed instructions regarding the event and enrollment form will be added soon.
Yes, one can add more events after completing the registration and payment process. Please write to us giving details of the same and we'll be glad to assist you.
NOTE - Addition of events facility is available only before the registration period ends, no requests will be entertained under any circumstance after 12 April 2020.
No, changing/removing events after your registration is approved is not allowed.
The competition follows the WCA Regulations. Here is a video summarizing the important ones. There will be an official competitor tutorial on Saturday at 09:15 A.M. where all the important rules will be explained.
Yes! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own puzzles.
The competition is open to competitors of all ages and gender. There will be only one combined ranking.
All results are posted on the WCA website within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to WCA LIVE to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.
Yes, you can attend the competition as a spectator.
No. All spectators are free to attend the competition at no cost. There is a payment only to compete. However, if you require any other facilities such as travel and accommodation, that will be paid for.
More than you can imagine! Solving is just one part of the competition. There are also other things to keep you entertained.
Apart from registering online at our website, you also have the option to register offline at some Indian competitions by paying in cash to the delegate at the competition. The registration fee will be same as the online fee. The list of competitions at which this service is available is listed below. New competitions will be added with time to this list as they are announced:
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The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a combined round (see Regulation 9g).
The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.