InitHacks 2023

Gear-up to lead your innovation

Registration starts on
SEPTEMBER 30th 2023 💡


InitHacks is a thrilling 24-hour offline hackathon where creative minds gather to build innovative tech projects. Join us on 28th October at SVKM Institute of Technology Dhule for an unforgettable experience. Get ready to collaborate, learn, and bring your ideas to life in a high-energy atmosphere! Don't miss out on this opportunity to showcase your skills and win fantastic prizes. See you there!

What is a Hackthon?

A hackathon is best described as an “invention marathon”. Anyone who has an interest in technology attends a hackathon to learn, build & share their creations over the course of a weekend in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. You don’t have don’t have to be majoring in Computer Science but you certainly have to be a problem-solver.

Theme for the Hackathon

Open Innovation: Our theme for this electrifying hackathon is "Open Innovation", i.e. you can solve any problems that you want and it's all about creating an impact, breaking down barriers, pushing boundaries, and unlocking the untapped potential of collective creativity.

Hackathon mode

  • 🤝In-Person

When and where?

  • 📍SVKM Insititute of Technology, Dhule | Maps
  • 🗓️ 30th September to 29 October 2023

Team Size:

  • 2 - 4 members per team


The final winners will be decided based on the following criteria:

  • Innovation: How original and groundbreaking the idea is?
  • Execution: How well is the project designed, developed and functional?
  • Impact: What potential does the project have to create positive change?
  • Presentation: How effectively is the project communicated?


Registration + Idea Submission

30th September, 2023


Idea Submission Deadline

21st October, 2023


Idea Shortlisting

21st to 24th October, 2023



28th-29th October, 2023


Web Development

This track is all about crafting dynamic, user-friendly websites and web applications. From front-end design to back-end functionality, participants will have the chance to showcase their skills in creating seamless online experiences.

Andorid Development

This track focuses on creating innovative, user-centric applications for Android devices. Whether you're passionate about user interfaces or tinkering with the latest mobile technologies, a perfect oppotunity to bring your Android app ideas to life

AI and ML

This track is designed for those who are fascinated by the potential of AI-driven solutions. From natural language processing to computer vision, participants will have the opportunity to explore cutting-edge technologies and apply them to real-world problems.



1st Runner-up




2nd Runner-up


Web Dev Track


Android Dev Track


AI/ML Track

More exciting rewards TBA😉...

Meet the Team!


Revealing Soon! Stay tuned


Pratik Bhagat

Postman Student Leader
Auth0 Ambassador

Saifuddin Saifee

GitHub Campus Expert

Pratham Bhagat

Twilio Field Operator
2x Hackathon Winner

Murtaza Jarif

2x Hackathon Winner

Ashiya Ashok

2x Hackathon Winner

Sakshi Pagariya

SIH'22 Winner

Chaitanya Sharma

SIH'22 Winner

Sarvagya Varma

SIH'22 Winner

Aaditya Mahale

AR/VR Developer


Q. Is there a Registration fee to participate in InitHacks 2023?

No, InitHacks does not charge you or your team any fee to participate in the hackathon.

Q. Can professionals/graduates participate in this Hackathon?

No, InitHacks 2023 allows student participations only. InitHacks is intented to nurture coding culture and technical community culture amoung students.

Q. What are the Timings of Hackathon?

This is a 24-hour hackathon, the hacking time will start at 10am on 28th October 2023 and end at 10am on 29th October 2023.
The evaluation round will start after Haccking Time on 29th October.

Q. What is the Venue of Offline Hackathon?

Shri Vile Parle Kelvani Mandal's Institute of Technology | Maps

Q. What are the team formation rules

  • No. of team members: 2 - 4
  • A participant cannot be a part of multiple teams simultaneously

Q. Can student from different Universities/Colleges collaborate to form a team?

Yes, students from different Universities/College are allowed collaborate to form a team for participating in InitHacks 2023, as long as all the participants in the team are undergrad students (Bachelors or Diploma students).

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