Cognizance 2015 by IIT Roorkee

Posted by Ujjwal Joshi | March 24, 2015 0


With legacy of IIT Roorkee being a fountainhead of science and technology, Cognizance has evolved way past its years and now, is ardently recognized as one of the top-notch technical fests in the mainland. Initiated in 2003, we have provided a podium for engineering innovations and raw ideas to echo, throughout our 12 years of unmatched glorious past.Last year was a benchmark in terms of quality and reach.

A plethora of different events were introduced this time and thanks to the success of the previous version of the festival that these events experienced an overwhelming participation of 50,000 from all over the world .The official website turned into one of the most sought after site, recording around 10 lakh hits over a period of 2 peak months.

Now,in our 13th domain.Society today has a tendency to suppress independent thought and action. in the process though, what we are becoming aren’t unique intelligent beings but robots desperately trying to fit inside the box. It is only when we empower the individual that we can become together become a force of change to reckon with.





Life and light go hand in hand; one does not exist without the other. It focuses on invigorating and instigating every Individual to  put his best for the society and for country. It is only when we empower the individual that we can together become a force of   change to reckon with. With the backdrop of United Nation’s observance of International Year of Light & Light based Technologies in 2015, the theme “PHOTONIZING I” basically speaks of Individual Empowerment. Cognizance 2015 provides a platform where each and every person can carve out their own niche, and yet work in synergy to create a better tomorrow.

Competitions with hefty prizes,Robotics,Theme Events,Interesting workshops and worth watching exhibitions.This edition of Cognizance consists of attractions such as International Swiss Folk Metal band Eluveitie,Hawan kund fame Bollywood singer Divya Kumar along with Coke Studio,Internationally Renowned Electric Violinist Kate Chruscicka and Skeleton Dance Crew along with various other events.


Contact :


Abhijeet Bhardwaj

Organizing Secretary



Harshit Verma




Amit Kumar





For any further queries :


Reach us at:

Cognizance Office, Hobbies Club,
IIT Roorkee, Roorkee-247667,
Uttarakhand, India
Contact: +91-8979573190

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