Roorkee : Arth 2009 Business Competition
Arth is ‘meaning’. The essence of existence, the cause and the
purpose of life. The Sanskrit word denotes one of the four goals of life
and involves achieving widespread fame, garnering wealth and an elevated
social standing. It is that which gives meaning to our lives; that which
gives the world meaning. In this highly competitive world, where
everything is a rat-race, the need is for those who can make a change.
For those who will give the people ‘Arth’ (or purpose); who will, in
the process, etch themselves into the world’s memory forever.
ever-changing world of today presents us with an assortment of changing
opportunities. Entrepreneurship has become the buzzword and the
entrepreneur has taken of the reins. He continues setting forth to
discover the new avenues opened to him by the gods of wealth.The
entrepreneurship development cell, IIT Roorkee endeavours to spread this
spirit of entrepreneurship and being together the best and most
innovative brains who share our panorama of the future for the ultimate
B-Plan contest. If you have the courage to risk, mind to think and will
to start up, prove your mettle for the great lands of Pluto’s
Treasure, opportunities and challenges galore; come, enter Arth.
To participate, mail the executive summary of your BPlan to firstname.lastname@example.org
before 20th March 2009.
Download a sample Executive Summary for reference.
Arth finals are now a part of E-Summit
1. The travel incentive is-
a) return fare to top 10 from their college/place of residence till roorkee
in Sleeper Class train tickets. Reimbursements will be made for maximum of two
b) return fare to rest 20 from their college/place of residence till roorkee in
Sleeper class train tickets. Reimbursements will be made for only one team
2. Cash Prizes may be given subject to judges' discretion. Winners can claim
prize money within 2 years of the completion of the event.
For any queries regarding Arth 2009, contact :
Puneet Singh Jaggi, Co-ordinator : +91 9358840490
Dates to remember: Last date for submission of