iQuesta ’22 (Grade 11 and 12)

We at the University of Stirling are organizing iQuesta 2022, an inter-school online quiz competition for Grade 11 and 12 students in the UAE.

Preliminary Round (Virtual)- Saturday 22 Jan 2022

Final Round (Stirling RAK Campus F2F)- Thursday, 27 Jan 2022

iQuesta 2022 will be held in the following 5 categories and aims to promote scholastic as well as extra-curricular excellence and competence of the students.

  • War of Great Minds: The Quiz Competitions
  • Teenovation: Project Exhibition/Poster Presentation
  • Turn Coat: Debate Competition
  • Headgear: Design
  • Crossword: Pop-up quiz
  • Trash to Ramp: Fashion show

Learn more about each category below!

War of Great Minds: The Quiz Competition

This quiz competition will be held in three categories: Business, Finance, and IT and aims to promote scholastic excellence and competence of the students through testing participants’ domain-specific knowledge and understanding of contemporary issues and developments in their chosen category of Business/Finance/IT. The quiz will have two rounds- The preliminary and the Final round.

The 3 categories are:

  • Finquisive: Accounting & Finance Quiz
  • Bizdom: Business Quiz
  • Techtastic: Computing & IT Quiz

Event Format:

  • Individual event
  • There will be two rounds
  • Preliminary round quiz will be online.
  • The final Rounds will be face to face on Campus
  • Shortlisted students from the preliminary round will be invited for the final round.

Rules and Regulations:

  • One student can register for more than once category of quiz

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 500 per category
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

Teenovation: Project Exhibition/Poster Presentation

The participants are encouraged to exhibit your ideas, thoughts, and creativity either in the form of a model or a poster based on any one of the following themes:

  • Disruptive Technologies
  • Ecology & Environment
  • Social Enterprise

Event Format:

  • Team event (Maximum of 3 per team)
  • There will be a virtual presentation of the project/poster in the preliminary round
  • Shortlisted projects will be invited to the campus for the final round

Rules and Regulations:

  • Maximum 4 teams per school allowed for registrations
  • It is mandatory to submit a neatly typed brief write up (approximately 100 words) about the exhibit (Date TBA)

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 500
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

Turncoat: Debate Competition

Turncoat debate is a form of debate where an individual presents an argument from both sides i.e., for the motion and against the motion

Event Format:

  • Individual event
  • The preliminary round will be virtual debate
  • Shortlisted students will be invited to the campus for the final round
  • Topics will be announced 30 minutes before the prelims and final round
  • Total 4 minutes per person (1.5 minutes each for and against the motion and 1 minute for the conclusion)

Rules and Regulations:

  • Maximum 2 students per school allowed to register

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 250
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

Headgear Design

Design and develop a headgear for your favourite Superhero!

Event Format:

  • Team event (two per team)
  • One student from each team would be the model to showcase the headgear
  • Preliminary round will be online.
  • Shortlisted teams will be invited to showcase their headgears on event day

Rules and Regulations:

  • Maximum 2 teams per school allowed to register
  • Materials can be used as per your choice

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 250
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

Crossword-Pop Up Quiz

A crossword puzzle with the theme “Computer Science” will be given to the team to solve

Event Format:

  • Team event (two students per team)
  • Preliminary round will be online.
  • Shortlisted teams will be invited to for the final round face to face
  • Individual event
  • Design fashion forward garments from recycled materials like old newspapers, waste cans, bottles, and vegetable leaves etc.

Rules and Regulations:

  • No cap on maximum number of teams allowed for registration.

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 250
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

Trash to Ramp (Fashion Show)

Make ramp-worthy outfits from trash. Students are expected to convey a message to reduce the waste and inculcate the habit of reusing waste in innovative ways through their participation in the fashion show.

Event Format:

  • Individual event
  • Design fashion forward garments from recycled materials like old newspapers, waste cans, bottles, and vegetable leaves etc.

Rules and Regulations:

  • Maximum 2 students per school allowed to register

The prize:

  • Winner Prize: Trophy +Cash Prize of AED 500
  • Runner Up Prize: Trophy only

Faculty Coordinator: TBA

Student Coordinators: TBA

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