Aarohan Cover Photo


Annual Sports Fest,
IIT Ropar

Aarohan Cover Photo


Aarohan is the annual sports fest of Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar, one among the most reputed institutes in the country. Since its inception in 2016, Aarohan has unceasingly progressed each year. Spread over a period of three days, Aarohan, IIT Ropar’s flagship sporting fest, is nothing short of a sporty pageant.

Aarohan attracts a wide spectrum of the youth from all over the north India by providing excellent organisational infrastructure facilities and motivation to enable students achieve the zenith of their respective sports performances. Having witnessed over 400 participants and an impressive start and inaugural by former Hockey Olympian Sandeep Singh in its sophomore edition, the fest has provided students from different colleges and institutes an opportunity to participate and explore.

The fest incorporates a wide range of outdoor as well as indoor sports activities like cricket, badminton, volleyball, basketball, football, tennis and athletics events. Every year it is our ardent desire to make the fest bigger and better and with the same vision, the 3 days Fest is scheduled to kick start from 16 March 2018. In its third edition, Aarohan’18 promises to take a new avatar and bring up the competition to a whole new level of a competition which encompasses variety of tournaments with an aim to create synergy in the latest edition of fest.

Come, feel the adrenaline rush as you battle it out to be crowned the best of the best.

Sandeep Singh

Chief Guest @Aarohan '17
A former men's hockey captain of India.
He was a penalty corner specialist for the team.
He currently holds a DSP rank in the Haryana Police.

Aarohan '16

Surinder Singh Sodhi

Chief Guest @Aarohan '16
A former men's hockey captain of India.
An Arjuna awardee and ex-olympian.
He is currently I.G. in Punjab police.

Aarohan '16