Location: K0-01

Time: 09:00 – 10.00 AM

Duration: 60 Minutes

Hardware Provided: Desktop Manchine

Software Provided: JAVA2 (Netbeans 5.5.1, JGrasp OR Command prompt Execution, Visual Studio, Dev C#)

Maximum points: 50

Participants need to follow rules on the needed programs to get the required output using the techniques required by the panel after fixing errors in the given set of code snippets, to come up with the specific expected output within the stipulated time. The first participant to come out with the perfect solution after fixing all the errors with the expected output will be declared the winner. 

The code snippets will be in either of the two programming languages JAVA or C#. Participants can choose any one of the given snippets for debugging. The code snippets will be readily available on a notepad file on the computer and participants will also be given a hard copy of the same.


The judges will evaluate the code snippets based on the correct and expected solutions. 


  • This is an individual event.
  • Only one participant per Institution is allowed.
  • Participants will not be allowed to refer to the internet for any kind of online help.


At the end of the day points from all events will be added up together and the institution which has accumulated maximum points will be awarded a rolling trophy. All the event descriptions are approved by the event management committee. The event management committee has the right to make any changes on the given proposal at any time.

Event Manager: Vusamozi Mpofu

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Contact Number: 3919999

Event Coordinators: 

  • Moemedi Ntunyane
  • Katlego Tlhagadikgora

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