The Youth Welfare Department, Panjab University, for the first time has been bestowed upon with the honour of hosting a very prestigious event of the North Indian Inter University Youth Festival from 13th to 17th December 2008 at Panjab University Campus.
More than 3000 student artists from 70 Universities will participate in the fields of music, theatre, fine arts, folk art, heritage, quiz, poetical symposium, debates, dances and painting etc. These participants have already topped in their respective areas in the inter-zonal festivals of their universities.
All the competitions will take place between 9.00 a.m. to 8.30 p.m. daily. A number of very eminent personalities are expected to grace the occasion, as Chief Guests for inaugural or valedictory functions on different sessions.
The four venues on the Panjab University Campus have been finalized. The University Auditorium will be the venue for the Inauguration and Valedictory function besides Dance, Theatrical (Play/Skit) and Folk Orchestra items. The English Auditorium will host Music Competitions like Vocal (Solo) and Classical Instrumental (Solo) Group Song, etc. The Evening Studies Auditorium will host the Elocution, Debate, Poetry Recitation and Quiz. The forth venue i.e., Fine Arts Museum will be the Venue for Poster Making, Cartooning, On the Spot Painting Competition, Collage Making, Clay Modelling, Rangoli and Installation Competitions according to Dr. S. M. Kant, Director, Youth Welfare, P.U.
For more details, visit: www.puchd.ac.in