Date of Organisation: 28th July,2019


Under the umbrella of Prayas, RMAX organises three events, namely -

  • Vaktavya (National Level Debate Competition)

  • Smriti (National Level Photography Competition)

  • Smriti ( National Level Article Writing Competition)


Vaktavya” is a national level debate competition conducted by RMAX of XSRM every year; students across from various B-schools at the national level participate and put forth their valuable thoughts and opinions on a given topic. Vaktavya is conducted on the last Sunday of July every year, and this year it was held on 28th July. In this edition of Vaktavya students from reputed institutes including Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C), Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Mumbai, Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB), International Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi, Xavier School of Rural Management (XSRM), Xavier School of HRM (XAHR), and various other B- School participated. The participants were in a team of two, and the competition consisted of 3 rounds, which followed the elimination process.

The winners were team Icebreakers (Mr. Vishnu Bajpai and Mr. Tanmay Shrivastav) form IMI Delhi, and the runners-up were team Questionable Opinions (Mr. Niladri Sanyal and Ms. Shalini Kumari) Jedi from XSRM.