State Level Inter-Collegiate Debate Competition 2013-14


  • 30th & 31st August, 2013

Number of participant:

  • 102

Topics For Preliminary Round:

  • Supreme Court’s recent judgment on lifting of ban on dance bars is a welcome one!
  • Public Private Partnership in education will ensure qualitative education!
  • National Security should be preferred over individual privacy & liberty!
  • Lowering the age of majority will act as panacea for all ills!

Topic for Final Round

  • The Food Security Bill if passed will ensure food on every plate!


Winner Team

  • Cash Prize of Rs 7000+ Rolling Trophy +Certificate of honour

Runners up Team

  • Cash prize of Rs 5000 + Runners up Trophy+ Certificate of honour

Best Speaker

  • Cash prize of Rs. 2000 + Trophy + Certificate of honour

Consolation prize

  • prize of Rs. 1000 + Trophy + Certificate of honour

Special Appreciation Prizes (From Preliminary Round

  • Cash prize of Rs. 500 each + Trophy + certificate of honour. (From preliminary round)

Judges for Preliminary Round :

Judges invited by the college were having in-depth knowledge and experience in the field of oratory skills.

Adv. Anant Devkate

  • Eminent lawyer, Bombay High Court, Aurangabad Bench, winner of many debate & elocution competitions

Mr. ChandrashekharMalkampatte

  • Assistant Professor, Shivaji College, Udgir, Winner of more than 300 elocution and debate competition

Mr. DattatrayThore

  • Sub-Editor, Daily Lokmat, Latur, Winner of more than 300 elocution and debate competition

Dr. Arjun Jadhav

  • Assistant Professor, Department of English, Fergusson College, Pune, Trainer for personality development

Mr. Ashok Ghuge

  • Assistant Professor, Navasahyadri Engineering College, Naigaon, Pune, Trainer for oft skills and winner of more than 100 elocution and debate competition

Mr. Somnath Apte

  • Assistant Professor, Arts, Science College, Lonavala, winner of more than 100 elocution and debate competition

Judges for Final Round

Shri Madhav Gokhale

Senior journalist, Daily Sakal,Pune

Asst Prof Shailendr Kharat

Department of Political Science and Public Administration, University of Pune

Asst Prof. Pradip Apte

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Fergusson College, Pune,

Chief Guest for the Inauguration & Prize distribution

Third edition of this competition was inaugurated at the auspicious hands veteran Journalist, writer and Resident Editor of Daily Loksatta Shri. MukundjiSangoram. Dr. R. G. Pardeshi,Principal,FergussonCollege,Pune was the Guest of Honour.

Veteran Journalist and writer Shri. SureshchandraPadhye was chief guest for the prize distribution ceremony. Adv. Shri. Jaydeoji Gaikwad, Member Legislative Council, Maharashtra State graced the prize distribution ceremony as Guest of Honour.


Winner Team

N.C.Soti Law College, Sangali

  • Ms. Madhura Ogale
  • Mr.Parth Joshi

Runners up Team

Homeopathy Medical College, Bharti Vidyapith, Pune

  • Ms.Maria Khan
  • Ms. Chetana Kirad

Best Speaker

Agriculture College, Pune

  • Ms. Varda Ranjane

Consolation prize

N.C.Soti Law College, Sangali

  • Mr.Parth Joshi

Special Appreciation Prizes (From Preliminary Round)

  • Mr. Vedant Kulkarni Department of English, University of Pune, Pune
  • Ms. Saurabh Ubale Department of Law, University of Pune
  • Ms. Mrunal Kulkarni D.E.S. I.M.D.R, Pune
  • Ms.Sharmili Ghosh Symbiosis Arts and Commerce College, Pune