About Sparkathon

Sparkathon is a National level 24 hours hackathon to bring out engineers, innovators and budding entrepreneurs together for a faceoff. More than 4000 participants and 1000 teams will work on various problem statements under 4 different categories. Sparkathon is an initiative by Cerebrospark Innovations in association with JSPM's Jayawantrao Sawant College Of Engineering on the auspicious occasion of 'Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav'.

Sparkathon will help students & innovators towards entrepreneurship by providing them industrial & academic mentoring, incubation support and it will act as a catalyst for their journey from ideation to start-up.


Problem Statements


Innovations or development in Drone, it’s applications.

Last-mile delivery, Handling Medical Equipment's, Search and Rescue Operations, AI in Drones, Landslide Monitoring, Tethered UAVs, Swarms of UAVs, Drones for Defence, Drones in Agriculture, Object Detection, Intelligent Tracking System, VR based Drone Flying Simulator, Non-Invasive Autopilot System, Scanning Technology Advancement using Drones, Drone Countermeasures, RFID Applications using Drones, Advance Transmitter and Receiver, etc.


Innovations or development in Robotics, it’s applications.

Robotic clamp for Asymmetrical object clamping, Robotic arm for Industrial Cleaning, Human- Computer Interfaces, Emergency response technology, ROV for Defence, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning System in Robotics, Advance Gimbal System, Autonomous Robots, IoT Applications, Mobile Robots, etc.


Innovations or development in Agri-Tech, it’s applications.

Assessment of Land Holding Pattern, Irrigation Technology, Auto Climate Monitoring System, UAVs technology in agriculture, IOT Applications for Crop Monitoring and Surface Irrigation, Mobile app for Crop Management, Real Time Estimation of Crop Yield technique , Smart Farming, Applications in Agriculture, etc.

Open Category

Open category for student’s innovation.

Don't have a project idea but want to register?

Yes! You can do it NOW.

Why you need to register yourself if you don't have project idea?

If in any round, two teams will get the same score, Then additional points will be given to the team who have registered first.

  • Just fill in the basic details and confirm your registration!
  • And fill in the project details later on, before 31st Dec 2021.

After filling basic details you will get a mail within 24 hours, where you will get the link of second form containing project submission details.

If you have project details, then click here to directly register.

6 Lakh+ Worth Of Prizes

We don't want to monetize learning, community, and innovation. So, there's No Participation/Registration Fees.

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Top Prizes




1st Runner-Up


2nd Runner-Up

Other Prizes

Best Performer in Each Domain

The participants who will show their best performance in each evaluation sector from their domain will be awarded with this prize.

Popular College Award

The college who will have the most registered participants will be awarded with this prize.

Best Women Team

The team with all women participants will be considered for this & the best performing women team according to the evaluation will be given this prize.

Most Disciplined Team

The team with good discipline, co-ordination & team work will be awarded with this prize.

Best Presentation Award

This award will be given to the team who will be best at presenting themselves and their project with precision.

Goodies & Other Prizes

All the final round participants will get goodies & many more. All the participants will get participation certificates.

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Sparkathon Details


Sample PPT for Registration




Mr. Prashant Joglekar

Director, Defence & Electronics at MCCIA.

Dr. Rajendra Kanphade

Principal, JSPM's Jayawantaro Sawant College Of Engineering.

Dr. Mohit Dubey

CEO, AIC-MIT-ADT Incubator Forum.

Mr. Pankaj Sharma

Head, Makers Lab- Tech Mahindra.

Mr. Mandar Joshi

Head, Social Innovation Lab, Pune.


Technical Partners


Incubation Partners



What is a Sparkathon?

Sparkathon is a National level 24 hours hackathon where engineering students across India will participate with their innovative ideas. Sparkathon 2021 will help students & innovators towards entrepreneurship by providing them industrial & academic mentoring, incubation support and it will act as a catalyst for their journey from ideation to start-up.

What is the last date of registration for Sparkahon?

Due to COVID restrictions, we've extended the registration date till 31st december.

How big a team can be?

The maximum team size is four but one person is also welcome.

Do I need to have any specific qualifications to be a participant for the hackathon?

Yes, you must be an undergraduate engineering student from any stream of engineering.

I'm not a citizen of India. Can I participate?

Yes, you can participate. If we get considerable numbers of International entries, we will consider your participation and make this Nation level International.

I am a newbie, can I participate?

Of course, you can! We at sparkathon ensure that no one is left behind during the hacking.

Is there any registration fees for participation?

We don't want to monetize learning, community, and innovation. So, there's no participation/registration fees.

Can I start working on my hack before the event?

You can get a head start on learning all of the tools and technology you'll be using.

What are the problem statements for Sparkathon?

There are 4 different themes for Sparkathon that is Drones, Robotics, Agritech & Students Innovation.

Are these are the only themes/tracks for the Sparkathon?

We never want to stifle your creativity. You can work on any project you choose under the area of student innovation, and it can be on any topic.

What is the shortlisting procedure?

Evaluation criteria will include novelty of the idea, complexity, clarity, and details in the prescribed format, feasibility, practicability, sustainability, the scale of impact, user experience, and potential for future work progression.

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