Vikramajit Singh Sanatan Dharma College, Kanpur
Accredited ‘A’ Grade by NAAC



College life is fun and fascinating for every student but, providing the students with exact blend of fun and studies can sometimes become imperative task for any college. That’s why happening and successful college campus events are considered integral, not only students but also for the reputation of the college.

To draw more attention and create a memorable campus event, you’ll need more than just free refreshments or fun games. As times changes and demographics shift, student associations or unions have found out that students are expecting more from college campus event.

This has lead to increase in the number of searches for college event ideas for students. Youth have plethora of options available to choose from and event planning experts at Eventswedo have listed some of the most loved event ideas below:

Face Painting

Face painting competitions are loved by majority of the students and are one of the first choices for college fest events. It’s one of the most popular, creative and fun event. Here the participants are given different themes to work on and compete with their opponents. Everything from a simple design on the cheek to full facial paintings is a lot of fun. Comprising of several themes from horror to  fictional characters and animals to abstracts, face painting is a fun event for college students. With its increasing popularity, face painting events have made their place in school events as well.

Poetry Contest

Poetry contests are pleasing for the emerging artists. This is one of the most popular college event idea among the youth. Organising  poetry contests in college or university events provides a platform to the aspiring poets to develop their talent. Usually the finalists of the event are provided future opportunities along with certification. That’s why it has made its place in our list of top fun events for college students in India. Being one of the most creative event Poetry includes reciting as well as writing poems on their own.

Science and Innovation

Again, this contest is specially organised for the science students. In this event, enthusiastic young scientists compete to present their ideas as an individual or team. The young participants are  required to show their special and unique items built by them and how those items can socially impact the environment in a positive way. Once everyone is done with their projects it can be displayed to showcase for the college students.


Regardless of stream and specialisation of students, this competition is for every student. Here the participating students  need to create handicrafts and the same needs to be displayed in a special exhibition. Whereas the selected pieces can be later showcased in the college fest. A handicraft can can be inspired from any thing and using any fabric. The most appreciated handicraft can be awarded on the last day of the fest to encourage the innovative ideas of the students.

Cultural Competition

College campus event ideas are endless but promoting the cultures of different states of our country has always proved to be an interesting event. Our young generations is talented and needs an appropriate platform to showcase their skills. The cultural competition can be of cultural songs, dance or skits where the students can participate in solo and groups. Apart from the winning perspective this event will bring awareness among the students about different cultures of different states of our nation.

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