Debubulary

Do the very simple notions pose the most notorious questions for you? Pride your ability to pitch the most convincing arguments to win over the opposing party?

Presenting, Debubulary.

Express. Impress. Triumph.

About

Battle it out with the finest in the country, debate on the up and coming scientific topics, with the sharpest logic and the most articulate English.

Are you up for the challenge?

Guidelines
  • The speakers will be judged on their vocabulary, voice modulation, pronunciation, clear conveyance of ideas, quality of arguments and answers and their adherence to the time limit.
  • No unparliamentary language will be allowed.
  • Registrations closes on 15th January.
Prelims
  • Speakers get to choose their stances (for/against).
  • The topic shall be made public 24 hours before the debate.
  • Each speaker gets 2 minutes to present their arguments, followed by interjections (1 questions) by the judge. A question must be answered in under 45 seconds.
  • After the prelims, the best speakers will move to the finals.
  • The results of the prelims will be declared at 9PM. The topic for the finals, to be held the next day, will also be made known at that time.
Finals
Each speaker gets 5 minutes to present their arguments, followed by interjections (2 questions). A question must be answered in under 3 minutes.
Any Questions?

Contact our Literary Events Coordinator, Karthika KM

karthikam@iisc.ac.in