Toycathon 2021; a Hackathon to crowd source innovative ideas for the Toys and Games based on Bharatiya history, civilization, ethos and culture.

Toycathon 2021 is organized by the Innovation Cell, Ministry of Education with support of AICTE, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Textiles, Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

We actively encourage you all to participate in this hackathon. Students of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses are allowed to enter in teams of at least 3 and at most 6 with up to 2 mentors to guide them.

They will participate under track 2 of Toycathon 2021. For more information, please visit

This is a novel opportunity for our students to propose toys and games that will greatly help India develop into a global hub for toys and games.

        Last date for submission of ideas in prescribed format is 20th Jan 2021.

Let’s team up for toys and contribute in making our nation ‘AatmaNirbhar’ in the toy sector.

In case of any query please dial: +91 11 29581225 or email: .