Entries have been sought from engineering and management students of Visakhapatnam for participation in the annual NTPC Electron Quiz-2012 for Southern Region being held in Hyderabad December 6.

A NTPC release stated that the company has been organising the quiz for past eight years. The quiz is being conducted at regional level at Hyderabad and national level at New Delhi. Each college/institution can nominate teams -- two or more -- consisting of two members in each team for the regional level event.

Based on the performance in the qualifying round and elimination round, six teams will be taking part in the regional level final competition on the same day.

The top three teams from among the six teams will be invited to participate in the national finals at New Delhi to be held in the second week of December, 2012.

Prizes worth Rs.1,00,000 which include the first prize worth Rs.30,000, second prize worth Rs.20,000, third worth Rs.10,000 and consolation prizes worth Rs.4,000 per team for fourth, fifth and sixth positions will be given away on the same day.

In addition, special prizes and mementos or souvenirs will be given to audience for the audience round.

All engineering colleges and business schools are asked to send entries to DGM (Public Relations), NTPC Secunderabad by November 30 or contact on 94409 18123 or 94409 07963 for details.