The regional round of the civil engineering quiz—‘Stimulus 2010-2011'—being organised by UltraTech Cement Ltd., will be held at the Tagore Centenary hall here at 5 p.m. on Friday.

Six engineering colleges—National Institute of Technology- Calicut; Government Engineering College, Kozhikode; AWH Engineering College, Kuttikkattoor; MES Engineering College, Kuttippuram; NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad and Government College of Engineering, Thrissur—are taking part in the quiz.

The teams were selected after a preliminary round. The objective of the programme was to inculcate competitive spirit in students and motivate them to become better professionals, said a press release.

Similar rounds will be held in Kochi, Chennai, Vellore, Trichy, Salem, Madurai and Coimbatore, said a press release. — Staff Reporter