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The GREAT Debate 2015

The GREAT Debate competition, is a unique opportunity to celebrate the UK and India’s shared culture of vibrant discussion and debate.

The GREAT Debate 2015

The competition organised by the British High Commission and the British Council is bigger and better this time around with participation from ten cities across India. Over 600 university and college students participated and the following emerged winners –

Region University Winners
Bhubaneswar Ravenshaw University Vaivab Das, Abhisek Parija
Bangalore Indian Institute of Journalism and New media Shubhangi Sinha, Mridula Ramadugu
Chennai MOP Vaishnav College Kavya Sreekumar, Tabitha S S
Ahmedabad PDPU, Gandhinagar Saksham Singh, Hrim Shah
Hyderabad BITs Shorya Chaturvedi, Neel Shah
Delhi Ashoka Aditya Khemka, Isherjeet Singh
Kolkata NUJS Archit Krishna, Yashvi Ganeriwal
Mumbai The Cathedral and John Connon School Neville Tata, Tanmay Chopra
Chandigarh Thapar University Pranav Koshal, Pulkit Madan
Jaipur SMS Medical College Vasuki Tikkiwal, Chhavi Singh
  • See videos of winners of the regional rounds here.

  • See pictures of the GREAT Debate here.

The GREAT prize:

On 23 February 2016, ten teams will battle it out to win a week-long sponsored study tour in the UK. The winning team will get to spend a week in the UK which will include visits to historical sites, academic institutions and cultural events, as well as interaction with students in the UK.

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Published 21 July 2015
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