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7 Reasons why your child should join a Robotics team

Published on 22 Sep 2020. Written by Ankita Gupta

7 Reasons why your child should join a Robotics team

Artificial intelligence (A.I.) is the future of technologies. We all know that it is going to be there in the future and the rate at which we are getting results, that future doesn’t seem so far.

Soon enough, there are going to be robots that will not only do simple tasks but will also solve our difficult queries simultaneously.

It is wise to learn about the future that our kids are going to be a part of; hence it is not only a need but a necessity for kids to understand the importance of robotics in education and to indulge in that fun robotics club activities.

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12 things you need to know before starting the first year of engineering

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Mukta Manshi

12 things you need to know before starting the first year of engineering

In India, quite a large portion of the youth is inclined towards pursuing engineering, from the top engineering colleges like IITs, NITs, IIITs, GFTIs, etc. We invest our day and night to crack some of the most difficult examinations around the world, to get admission into our dream colleges for further studies. But never does anybody tell us about what are the prerequisites of getting into any university/institution. In this article, we will be sharing what things you need to know before starting your first year of engineering.

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10 essential tips for first-year engineering students

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Mukta Manshi

10 essential tips for first-year engineering students

Engineering is one of the most prestigious and sought after degrees in the world today. Almost all of the jobs are getting automated rapidly and competition has only made things worse. We all know that but how many of you know the small tricks of the trade that we must put into practice so that our journey is a lot more different, challenging and worthwhile?

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Tips to increase the chances of winning World Robot Olympiad

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Athulya menon

Tips to increase the chances of winning World Robot Olympiad

There has been a renewed interest in recent times for robotics competitions. The world is still grappling with constant changes and updates in science and technology. Robotics competitions help young children develop an innate interest for STEM subjects. Most people believe that the future will be heavily science-oriented. As a result, more and more parents want to encourage their children to develop their skills in science. However, most children are intimidated by science and maths. But, fun competitions and games help children overcome this fear. Robotic competitions go a long way in helping children develop an interest for STEM, and showcase their talents. In this article, we will be taking a look at one of the world’s biggest robotics competitions - the World Robot Olympiad. Here are some tips to win World Robot Olympiad, and why such World Robot competitions are so important. 

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7 useful study tricks for first-year engineering students

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Athulya menon

7 useful study tricks for first-year engineering students

College is an exciting time in our lives wherein we gain the freedom to be responsible for ourselves. It is also the first time many of us leave our homes to stay online. Hence, it can be both a terrifying and exciting experience. Not only does it provide us with an excellent opportunity to make new friends, but it also helps us explore our personality and try new things. Many people pick up new skills and passions in college. Furthermore, it also allows you to explore your academic interests and grow as a student. However, making so many adjustments might be a daunting task. Moreover, the pressure you feel in wanting to perform well can also be challenging to manage. Therefore, finding effective study techniques and study methods that work for you is crucial. In this article, we will take a look at a few study tips for college students to ensure you succeed.

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8 Benefits of Participating in Robotics competitions for kids

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Athulya menon

8 Benefits of Participating in Robotics competitions for kids

Today’s world is very fast-moving. Science and technology have ensured that digital trends come and go with astonishing speed in this new age. As a result, parents often find themselves unsure of what path to set for their children. While kids must pick out their own courses, it is great if parents could open them to new options early on. Not only does this provide the child with a larger variety of options, but it also ensures they pick up essential skills. Robotics is one of those fields that are at the forefront of the significant change we are experiencing now. Hence, a lot of parents are eager to let their children explore robotics. How big a part does robotics competitions for kids play in encouraging them? How important are these robotics competitions for students when it comes to motivating them? In this article, we will take an in-depth look at the benefits of robotics competitions for children and why they are essential. 

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How to build a prize-winning robot for BEST robotics competition?

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Athulya menon

How to build a prize-winning robot for BEST robotics competition?

Competitions are great opportunities for individuals and teams to better their skills and pick up new skills. They provide the contestants with chances to test their strengths and explore their weaknesses. In fact, competitions are fun ways to see how good or bad you are. As a result, all competitions give individuals a chance to improve and get better. Robotic competitions have become quite popular in the last decade or so. One of the biggest and most competitive of such matches is the annual BEST robotic competition. In this article, we will take a look at an overview of the BEST robotics competition and discuss some tips for the BEST Robotics competition. 

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A quick guide to MakeX robotics competition

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Athulya menon

A quick guide to MakeX robotics competition

Parents are pushing their children for a career in STEM more than ever before. As a result, anything that helps children develop an interest in science has gained popularity. Robotics serves as a fun and exciting way to introduce both programming and electronics to children. Hence, around the world, robotics competitions are gaining a lot of momentum. Several international kids robotics competitions encourage young students to explore robotics. One of the most important of such competitions is the MakeX robotics competition. Over the years, the MakeX robotics competition has gained a lot of media attention due to its fun combination of games and learning. In this article, we will look at the MakeX robotics competition, and some tips for the MakeX robotics competition to ensure you do well. 

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What are the productive things for first-year students to do during their free time in college?

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Ankita Gupta

What are the productive things for first-year students to do during their free time in college?

College education holds a vital place in shaping the career of the students. It is the stage where one has to be quite active and pragmatic to have a bright future. During the college years, there is a greater need on the part of students to analyse their weaknesses and strengths for successful planning. They should start working on several important aspects right from their first year of college. By learning several skills and making themselves more able, they can compete in their fields more strongly.

For the engineering students, they have to engage themselves in productive activities right from the first year. 

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How Robotics competition help kids to prepare for the future?

Published on 15 Sep 2020. Written by Ankita Gupta

How Robotics competition help kids to prepare for the future?

Robotics in very simple terms means learning and working with robots. Robotics competitions as in the 21st century not only help our students to gain and develop skills that are essential for professional survival in the world but also helps the students develop a technical mindset towards the real-time scenario. It also helps school students to understand the importance of robotics STEM education.

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