Gateway to GSOC

R. V. College of Engineering, Mysore Road, Bengaluru, 560059

An exclusive event designed to serve as the entry point for aspiring participants aiming to join the prestigious Google Summer of Code (GSOC) program. Hosted by seasoned GSOC mentors and alumni, this event offers invaluable insights into the application process, project selection, and tips for a successful journey in the program.

Mar 6, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM



Key Themes

Open Source

About this event

A comprehensive event meticulously crafted to equip participants with the essential tools and knowledge needed to excel in the Google Summer of Code (GSOC) program. Here's a detailed breakdown of what attendees can expect:

How to Crack GSOC: Dive deep into the intricacies of the GSOC application process with expert guidance. Learn the dos and don'ts of crafting a winning application, understanding the evaluation criteria, and optimizing your chances of selection. Experienced GSOC mentors and alumni will share their firsthand insights and strategies for cracking the GSOC code.

Strengthen Your GSOC Proposal: Your proposal is your ticket to GSOC success. Discover the key components of a compelling GSOC proposal and master the art of articulating your project idea, timeline, and expected outcomes. Through hands-on workshops and constructive feedback sessions, hone your proposal-writing skills and make it stand out amidst fierce competition.

Explore the Real Deal in GSOC Projects: Get an exclusive peek into the diverse array of projects offered in GSOC. From open-source software development to machine learning and beyond, explore the wide-ranging opportunities available to GSOC participants. Engage in interactive sessions led by seasoned project mentors, who will showcase past GSOC projects and highlight their impact on the open-source community.

Lowdown on Speaker's Project Journey: Gain invaluable insights into the personal GSOC journeys of our esteemed speakers. Hear firsthand accounts of their experiences, challenges faced, and lessons learned while participating in GSOC. From project ideation to implementation and mentorship, delve into the nitty-gritty details of their GSOC adventures and draw inspiration for your own journey.



Wednesday, March 6, 2024
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM UTC


  • Prabhav Kashyap

    GDSC Lead


    Machine Learning Lead

  • Sridhar D Kedlaya

    Competitive Programming Lead


    Content and Socials Lead


    Open Source and Development Lead

  • Likhith .

    Event and Resource Management Lead

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