What is Winter of Code

Winter of Code is a platform where technology enthusiasts come together and contribute to tools that solve real-life problems. DSC- IIIT Kalyani proudly announce its first ever open source hackathon, WoC - 2020. We are all set to make Winter of Code 1.0 a great success.




Hackers all around


days event

Contribute to the PROJECTS




Video Trimmer

Fusion VAE


Project Galena

Project Harlequin

Winter of Code Website

Project Lava

Project Amber

CodeChef Practice Tool

Face detection and recognition using Opencv

Rotten Scripts







This contest is for all under-graduate students. For successful completion of the contest, project completion/adequate progress is mandatory.

Everyone else:

Getting 2 pull requests merged in any of the organizations. This is not strictly necessary, but ensure that your contributions stand out in terms of quality rather than quantity.

First Month Road Map

  • 1 st JAN

    Mentorship and Student application phase begins.

  • 4 th JAN

    Technical Workshop I

  • 8 th JAN

    Technical Workshop II

  • 16 th JAN

    Student and Mentorship application closes.

  • 17 th JAN

    Opening Talk for WoC

  • 18 th JAN to 20th JAN

    Community Bonding

  • 20 th JAN

    Development phase begins

Second Month Road Map

  • 1st FEB to 28th FEB

    Development Continues

Third Month Road Map

  • 1st MARCH to 5th MARCH

    Development phase

  • 7th MARCH to 8th MARCH

    Project presentation.

Our Sponsors

Community Partners

Certification Partner


Click on the Question for Answer

  • How to register?
  • Click on the register button. A form will open where you need to put in your details. In the project domain, select the checkbox against the technical stack you want to explore in the coming month. If you have a specific project idea, you can tell us about in in short or detail, as you please!
  • Is it compulsory for student applicants to have a project an idea?
  • No, you are free to leave that empty if you are just getting started. However, we would love to know your ideas!
  • In the proposed project we have to write one of our projects or select from the 5 on the website?
  • You can do either. A lot of projects will be added once the mentors decide on the project ideas. In case you do not submit any ideas, the selection committee will assign you a project and a mentor. The project will be based on one of your selected technology domains.
  • Number of people in a team?
  • The number of students in a team will be maximum 2. Each team will be working on a single project, along with a mentor who will guide them.

Get Direction to the Institute

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani, West Bengal

near Webel IT-Park, Phase 3, Block A
Kalyani, West Bengal 741235

Contact us:



Email: dsc.iiitkalyani@gmail.com