4th All India IISU English Debate 2017


The fourth all India IISU English debate was held on 23 February 2017 at ISIM Campus. The topic of the debate was, ‘Women make for better leaders than men’. Twelve teams registered for the debate but only six could make it. The judges for the event were Ms. Rachna Singh, senior journalist with Times of India, Jaipur office, Ms. Ruchi Bhargava, theatre professional and Mr. Pramod Kumar Tiwari, retd. IPS officer of the Rajasthan cadre. Prof. Kanta Ahuja, former VC, Univ. of Rajasthan, Jaipur and MDS Univ., Ajmer, was the chairperson for the debate. The participants enthusiastically put forward their views for and against the motion and quoted various examples to support their arguments. The following were adjudged the Best Speakers:

First - Apeksha Tickoo, The IIS University

Second - Ashi Goyal, The IIS University

Third - Anupriya, Banasthali University

Banasthali University, comprising Shambhavi Sharma and Anupriya, were declared the wining team.