Five students, who stood first and second in the regional level software project competitions, will attend ‘Discover Thinking-2014’ national-level contests to be held at Pune on March 22.
Computer Society of India (CSI) organised the regional-level competitions at Vignan’s Nirula Institute of Technology and Science for Women, on Palakaluru Road. Students from different institutes of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka states participated in the event. A three-member team – S. Akram, G. Jyothsna and P. Chandu Brahmendra – stood first while two students, Y. Sai Srinivas and M. Momin Basha were runners-up in the competitions. The five students will attend the national-level contest at Pune.
The theme of the event is to enrich knowledge among students on software technology, computer programmes and projects, said CSI regional coordinator A.V. Praveen Krishna and asked the youngsters to design new projects to compete at higher levels.