Code Jam 2021

Google
  • 26 Mar' 21 - 07 Aug' 21

  • Online

  • FREE

Above 16 Years

Eligibility

Programming

Type

Total $20,000 USD Worth of Prizes

Total Price

Single

Team Size


About

Code Jam will start with the online Qualification Round on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 23:00 UTC and run for twenty-seven (27) hours, ending on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 02:00 UTC. In the Qualification Round, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to attempt to solve a number of problems within the 27-hour period. If you earn at least thirty (30) points during the Qualification Round, regardless of your penalty time, you will advance to Code Jam Round 1.

Code Jam Round 1 is conducted online and is offered in three (3) sub-rounds: Round 1A, Round 1B, and Round 1C at the times specified at https://codingcompetitions.withgoogle.com/codejam/schedule from Saturday, April 10, 2021 UTC to Sunday, May 2, 2021 UTC. If you advance to Code Jam Round 1, you can participate in any or all of the sub-rounds by logging into the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems to attempt to qualify for Code Jam Round 2. However, once you qualify for Code Jam Round 2, you may not participate in any subsequent sub-rounds of Code Jam Round 1. You will advance to Code Jam Round 2 if you are ranked between 1st and 1,500th place, inclusive, from one of the sub-rounds in Code Jam Round 1. A total of 4,500 contestants will advance to Code Jam Round 2.

Code Jam Round 2 is conducted online and will begin on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 14:00 UTC and will end on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 16:30 UTC. To participate in Code Jam Round 2, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems. You will advance to Code Jam Round 3 if you are ranked between 1st and 1,000th place, inclusive, from Code Jam Round 2.

Code Jam Round 3 is conducted online and will begin on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 14:00 UTC and will end on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 16:30 UTC. To participate in Code Jam Round 3, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems. You will advance to the Final Round of Code Jam if you are ranked between 1st and 25th place from Code Jam Round 3.

The Final Round of Code Jam will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021. Google may change the date and location of the Final Round at its sole discretion, including making the Final Round virtual. During the Final Round, you will be asked to solve a number of problems. If the Final Round is in person, you will be required to use Google-provided computer equipment and materials, but may choose your own keyboard.


Competition Details :

About Code Jam:

Google’s longest-running global coding competition, Code Jam, calls on programmers around the world to solve challenging, algorithmic puzzles against the clock. Contestants advance through four online-hosted rounds to compete at the annual Code Jam World Finals that is held at a different international Google office each year. Each round brings new challenges, and in the end 25 contestants will have the ultimate chance to put their skills to the test, vying for cash prizes and the coveted championship title at the World Finals.


Eligibility Criteria :

You must be at least sixteen (16) years of age at the time you register for a Contest in order to participate in the Contest; however, to participate in a final round of Code Jam or Hash Code, you must be at least eighteen (18) years old or the age of majority in your country of residence (whichever is greater) at the time of your initial registration for Code Jam or Hash Code.


Competition Stages :

Qualification Round

Start Date: 2021-03-26T12:00:00Z

End Date: 2021-03-27T15:00:00Z

Round 1

Start Date: 2021-04-09T18:30:00Z

End Date: 2021-05-02T18:29:00Z

Round 2

Start Date: 2021-05-15T14:00:00Z

End Date: 2021-05-15T16:30:00Z

Round 3

Start Date: 2021-06-05T14:00:00Z

End Date: 2021-06-05T16:30:00Z

Final Round

Start Date: 2021-08-06T18:30:00Z

End Date: 2021-08-07T18:29:00Z


Important Dates :

28 Mar 2021

Registration Deadline

08 Aug 2021, 12 AM

Result Date & Time


Other Information :

Rewards and Prizes

1st Place: Cash Prize [Rs. $15,000 USD]

2nd Place: Cash Prize [Rs. $2,000 USD]

3rd Place: Cash Prize [Rs. $1,000 USD]

4th—25th Place: Cash Prize [Rs. $100 USD]