e-Yantra Robotics Competition 2024-25

What is eYRC?

  • A truly inclusive and international competition that facilitates teams with varied levels of skills - from beginners to advanced teams (who have participated earlier).

  • Our abstracted gamified problem statements (called Themes) range from a variety of skills including Robot Operating System (ROS), Drone Control, Machine Learning, Image Processing, 3D Designing, Embedded Systems, Control Systems Design, Functional Programming, Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) programming, Geographic Information System (GIS), Remote Sensing, and much more.

  • Conducted completely online over a period of 5-6 months in a "LEARNING while COMPETING" mode.

  • An exceptional hands-on learning experience to complement and enhance your engineering curriculum.

  • Work in a team and learn “Collaboration” and "Creativity"- critical 21st Century Skills

  • Compete Internationally

How are we different?

Project-Based Learning Approach

Hands-On Learning Experience

Learn While You Compete

Comprehensive Skill Development

Expert Mentorship

Active Peer Learning

Real-World Problem Solving

Get industry-ready

Enhanced Placement Potential

Develop Startup Potential

eYRC Timeline

eYRC is a 7-8 months long competition. It is divided into two stages: Stage 1 and Stage 2.
e-Yantra provides relevant resources, boilerplate codes, examples etc. along with each task besides expert technical guidance through Discussion Forum.

1st to 25th Aug, 2024

Registrations

Team of two to four students from the same college, any year/discipline can register for the competition.

After the registration and payment, teams will be inducted to Stage 1 of the competition.

Sept, 2024 - Nov, 2024

Stage 1

Stage 1 is divided in three tasks: Task 0, Task 1 and Task 2. All the tasks will be either in simulation or will be software based (MOOC).

Top performing teams will be selected for Stage 2 based on their stage 1 performance.

Based on the members’ filled profile details and theme preferences, e-Yantra will assign the best suited theme for the team.

Nov, 2024 - Feb, 2025

Stage 2

Stage 2 is again divided in three tasks: Task 3, Task 4 and Task 5, Task 6. Tasks will be hardware based.
Robotic kits will be provided to the teams or they will get remote access to the hardware depending on the theme.

March, 2025

Finale

Top performing teams will be competing at IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Who Can Participate?

  • Open for ALL STUDENTS across the world

  • For full time Engineering/ Science/ Polytechnic/ Arts college students in universities/ colleges, for a degree in any discipline.

  • Register as a team of 2-4 members; team members can be of any year/branch/department BUT must belong to the same college/institution.

  • Each student can join only one team.

  • One member of the team should be designated as the team leader, who is responsible for all communications with e-Yantra.

Registration Fee

All registered teams are directly inducted into Stage 1 of the competition.

Domestic Teams

5000 INR/Team (inc. taxes)

3000 INR/Team (inc. taxes)

Extra 15% Discount for eLSI colleges team

International Teams

100 USD/Team (inc. taxes)

60 USD/Team (inc. taxes)