Saarang 2018 – Annual Cultural Fest of IIT Madras
IIT(Indian Institute of Technology) Madras is one among the foremost institutes of national importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research. In 1956, the German Government offered technical assistance for establishing an institute of higher education in engineering in India. The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn, West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.
IIT Madras is a residential institute with nearly 550 faculty, 8000 students and 1250 administrative & supporting staff and is a self-contained campus located in a beautiful wooded land of about 250 hectares. It has established itself as a premier centre for teaching, research and industrial consultancy in the country.
Once called Mardi Gras, Saarang is the annual cultural festival of IIT Madras, one of the largest student-run fest of its kind! Undoubtedly, it is an integral part of the fabric of art and culture of the city of Chennai.
Conducted during the second week of January, with an expected footfall of 60,000, this five-day long festival is the traditional meeting place for the young and those young at heart.
Saarang is characterized with the days jam-packed with events and competitions, and the nights with the best professional artists from India and all around the world to enthral audience in the packed Open Air Theater at IIT-M.
Events List in Saarang 2018, Chennai:
Online Photography Contest
Saarang 2018 Pro Shows :
Choreo Night EDM Night Rock Show Popular Night Classical Night
Accommodation will be provided from 9 AM on January 10th 2018 to 6AM on January 15th 2018.
For teams who have registered online for team events, their team leader can register for in-campus accommodation.
You can create new team and request for accommodation even if you are not registered for events.
Individuals can also request for accommodation by creating a team with no members in it.