About Debate

It is better to debate a question without settling it than settling a question without debating it

Enlightening the message, this year Apratim 2017 #andaazapnaapna welcomes you to, from its pocket of literary events this year, English conventional debate competition. The event maybe traditional but the twists and turns are short to be untraditional. If you have these “influential” skills this is your arena. Logic and thought, command on speech is what is going to take you through the eliminations leading to you finals. The place to prove your mettle!



  1. Topic will be given 15 minutes prior to the commencement of the debate.
  2. Time limit is 2+1 minutes for prelims and 4+1 for finals with rebuttal time of 1 minute after every speaker.
  3. Individual participation only.
  4. The participants will have the freedom to pick their motion.
  5. Criteria of judging will be content, logical reasoning, presentation and delivery.

Certificates and Prizes

  • Certificates of participation will be given to all the participating teams.
  • Certificate of Excellence will be given to winning teams


  • Heeba(Literary Head) :- 8968649801
  • Kavya Goyal(Joint Secretary) :- 9465218915