'Ritambhara' the most watched gala event of Antaragni (annual cultural fest of IIT Kanpur) has now reached new heights by introducing a Nation-Wide contest, Mr. & Ms. Impresionante in Ritambhara'17. Come out of your cocoons and participate in what shall be an enthralling contest for all the beautiful girls and handsome guys across the nation.

"The stage sets on fire, when the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory and perception of fashion heralds the arrival of blistering and dynamic youth of this country which finally leads to their charismatic departure."

Rules for Impresionante:
1. Age limit: 18-26 years.
2. The event consists of two rounds:

Selection on the basis of portfolio sent to us on the email id

On Stage event at IIT Kanpur.

  • Portfolio Round :
  • · It is individual entry event and Participants need to mail their portfolios on the email id

    · 20 girls & 20 boys will be short listed according to their portfolios. Apart from them, 4 boys and 4 girls will be kept on the waiting list.

    · Portfolios must contain at least 5 photos and should include at least one front view and one profile view photo of the participant.

    · Participants must submit their itinerary within 48 hours of declaration of the result. Failing to do so would lead to disqualification and participant will be replaced. Most importantly, it should have a date of your arrival to IIT Kanpur.

    · Participants should contact any of the 3 Managers for queries or send an email at

    1. On Stage Event at IIT Kanpur : Participant need

    to report by the allotted time and failing to do will lead to disqualification. Also, accommodation will not be provided for the days before the allotted time.

    · Rounds in “On Stage Event”:

    (b) Male : Business casuals with a white shirt ,black pants and either of a tie or bow.

    ii. Round Two will be Introductory round, in this participants will have to introduce themself and they will be judged on their level of confidence.

    iii. Round Three is simply Question Answer Round: In this, participants will be asked general questions by our panel of judges and accordingly top 3 girls and top 3 boys will be declared winners.


    1st prize:8000 each