Manthan, Codefest 17 will take place on Sunday 24th September, 2017 20:05 IST with a duration of 2.5 hours (tentative). The round is rated for both Div1 and Div2 participants and consists of 7 problems.
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is conducting Codefest from 22nd-24th September. Manthan (मंथन in Hindi, meaning Brainstorming), the algorithmic programming contest under the banner of Codefest, is being held as a special Codeforces round. The round follows regular Codeforces rules.
Overall 1st place: INR 25,000 Overall 2nd place: INR 18,000 Overall 3rd place: INR 12,000
1st place in India: INR 10,000
1st place in IIT(BHU) Varanasi: INR 4,000 1st place in freshman year, IIT(BHU) Varanasi: INR 1,000
About Codefest: Codefest is the annual coding festival of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT (BHU) Varanasi, which is held online and is open to participation by all! Register on the Codefest website now! Total prizes worth ₹400,000/- up for grabs with events covering domains from Math, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Capture The Flag style competitions. Go to the Codefest website to find out more!
UPD1: The scoring distribution is 500-1000-1500-2000-2500-3000-3500
UPD2: System testing has been completed. Following are the winners of the contest:
Best in India:
UPD: The editorial for the first 4 problems has been posted. We will update the editorial of the rest 3 problems soon!