Structure of the event:

  • Participants will have to submit their original best entries via google form(link given below).
  • They will then be shortlisted accordingly and checked for plagiarism and selected participants will appear for regionals.
  • Mails should contain name,contact(calling and whatsapp),city and college.
  • Regionals: All the selected participants then will have to cross a screening test.
  • Finals: The finalists will have to perform on an Open Stage During Waves, annual cultural fest of BITS Goa..


  • All students in undergraduate and graduate programs and high school students are eligible to participate in Irshad.

Rules of submission:

  • Entries will be accepted in .pdf/.docx format only.
  • Maximum 1 entrys are allowed from each participant.
  • Plagiarism will lead to disqualification and participant will be blacklisted.
  • Participants are free to choose any genre
  • Poems should be in Hindi/Urdu language only .(Though some English terms can be used, if needed).
  • The duration of the recitation/performance must be under 3 minutes.
  • No use of any kind of Musical instruments or props is allowed.
  • Any sort of un-parliamentary/vulgar language will not be tolerated.