Ready to challenge yourself with some real astrophysical problems!?


16thJuly 2022 : 9AM to 1:30PM

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AstroWiz contest is for all of you out there who wants to put their problem solving skills in physics/mathematics to use by solving pertinent astrophysical problems. We hope that each one of you have a rewarding experience in the process. Apart from the contest we are also conducting talks by eminent researchers and leaders of the field from IISc and IIA. Mark your calendar for 3rd Sept. The talks will be held in IISc and is aimed at highly motivated high school students and undergraduates who want to make a career in astrophysics. Keep checking our website and instagram page for updates and stay tuned.


  • Must be in grade 11/12 or a first year undergraduate.
  • Must be having a good internet connection for uploading and downloading questions/solutions. Note this is a timed contest and hence portal will stop accepting responses after the stipulated time. Hence, be advised to submit your solutions well in time. No queries or emails regarding late submissions will be entertained.
  • The most important of all rules: you should be relaxed and have a smile on your face!

Rules and more details of the event

  1. The event will be on 16 th July 2022.
  2. Last date of registration is 15th July 2022.
  3. The duration of the event is 4 hours with 30 minutes time for submission and scanning.
  4. Deadline for submission is 1:30PM IST.
  5. Registered participants will get a link to a discord server via email before 15 th July midnight.
  6. The contest will start at 9AM and will go on till 1:00 PM, plus 30 minutes to scan and send the answers.


  • 1st Prize: Rs. 7500
  • 2nd Prize: Rs. 5000
  • 3rd Prize: Rs. 3000
  • Special Prizes for most creative solution/special achievers

Solutions And Question paper

Question Paper
Solution P1-1
Solution P1-2
Solution P2
Solution P3
Solution P4
Solution P5 Option 1
Solution P5 Option 2
Solution P6
Solution P7
Solution P8


Harshvardhan Mantry
email AstroWiz.pravega@gmail.com