"What the detective story is about is not murder, but the restoration of the order"  - P. D. James

The Sixth Sense is the detective case study competition which brings out the private investigator in you, about which everyone of us had fantasized as a child.

It's time to live that fantasy, and win cash prizes worth INR 10,000.

Problem Statement

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There will be two rounds in this event.

  • First Round -
    • The first round will be an online submission round.
    • The participants need to submit their solutions to all the cases (NOT more than 3-4 sentences per case) in one single file in PDF format at
    • The subject of the e-mail must be The Sixth Sense Submission.
    • The e-mail body must contain the following -
      • Team Name
      • Names of all the team members
      • Contact No.(atleast 1) of the participants
    • The last date of online submissions is 28 February 2018.
    • The list of the participants shortlisted for the final round will be released on 1st March on COMPOSIT's website.
  • Second Round -
    • The final round will be conducted in IIT Kharagpur during COMPOSIT'18.
    • The case for this round will be given to the finalists on 'date will be released soon', the slots for which have been given out with the results.
    • The slots will not be changed in any condition.
    • The registrations for this event will begin at 7 p.m. at COMPOSIT arena.
    • The timings for each slot will be provided at the time of registrations.
    • Participants will need to solve that case and present it on the 'date will be released soon'
    • The participants will be given 8 minutes for presenting their solutions.
    • The ppt should contain maximum 10 slides (excluding the cover page).
    • Participants have to submit their presentations at the registration desk half an hour before the start of the event(the schedule will be notified during on the registration).
    • This will be followed by questions from the judging panel.

The team size allowed is of 2-3 members.

Judging Criterion

  • The initial shortlisting (of the online round) will be based on the solutions/answers for all the four cases mentioned in the Problem Statement.
  • Extra credits will be given for analysing creatively by adding personal inputs to the solutions.
  • In the final round, a team's score will depend upon their presentation and their approach to the case.
  • The final winners will be selected on the basis of the scores of both the rounds.

Plagiarism of any kind will lead to disqualification.

Note: In case of any conflict, the decision of organizing committee of COMPOSIT will be final and abiding.

Tournament Rules

  • Participants should switch their device to “Air Plane mode”.
  • No mod, Pro-pack or cracked apk is allowed. The current game in the phone will be uninstalled and the game provided by us will be installed there before starting of the game.
  • There will be no rematch for the team if the device crashes or by any reason any team member exits from the match.
  • Winning team would proceed to the next round.
  • Map for the match will be decided by chit-picking.
  • The organiser has the right to disqualify any registered team and their decision will be final and abiding.
  • In case of a tie in a match, the winner will be decided by another match for a duration of 3mins.

Prize Money

The prize money of the event 'will be released soon'

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