Daraz Nepal organized the first ever national DCCS Championship in Nepal in partnership with Ace Institute of Management, one of the leading business schools in Nepal. The event, which saw a total of 18 business colleges compete for the honors, was held in two stages.
The preliminary round of the competition was held at Ace Institute of Management premises on 15th July, 2017. The 18 participating teams were divided into two groups with top 3 teams from each group to qualify for the Grand Finale. The teams were judged by a panel comprising of six judges from both the industry and academia. All the participating teams were given a case study related to Daraz a week in advance. Out of the 18 colleges, Ace Institute of Management, Islington College, The British College, UniglobeCollege, Ace International Business School and Kantipur Valley College got a place for the Grand Finale.
The Grand Finale was held at hotel Yak and Yeti on 22nd July, 2017. The teams were judged by panels of industry experts.. Islington College was selected the winner of the first ever Daraz Championship Case Study in Nepal. They bagged the winner’s trophy and a cash prize of Rs.100,000. Kantipur Valley College finished as first runner up while Ace International Business School won the second runner up They were awarded cash prize of Rs. 50,000 and Rs. 25000 respectively.
The event was appreciated by both academia and industry and we look forward to doing even better DCCS in Nepal next year.