22nd International Collegiate Programming Contest 2018 was hosted by Daffodil International University, organized by Computer Science and Engineering department on this 9th and 10th November 2018 at our Green Permanent Campus. Lots of people worked hard to make this event a grand one and one of a kind in the history. A total of 298 selected teams participated in the onsite contest out of 1485 teams of preliminary teams to fight for the ticket of World Final. In this grand fight SUST_ Descifrador team of Shajalal University of Science and Technology became champion in most prestigious Asia Regional Dhaka Site computing event ICPC 2018. BUET_Blood_Hound team of Bangladesh University of Engineering Technology (BUET) became 1st Runner Up while DU_Epinephrine of University of Dhaka became 2nd Runner Up and Best Girls Team award went to DIU_Heuristic of Daffodil International University.
This is the best overall result for Daffodil International University after ACM-ICPC 2012 Dhaka Regional Site. DIU became the 10th University in the rank out of 101 universities and 2nd Private university among all the private universities who participated in ICPC 2018 Dhaka Regional Site. DIU_Nemesis gained 25th Position (First among all DIU Teams) DIU_Beli3v3rs gained 29th position. Besides these for the first time ever a total of six teams from DIU was listed in the top 100 teams.
I am feeling very honored to share this news with all of you that our event was very successful and hoping that if we continue like this In-sha-Allah next year we will try our best to be in the top 10 of this prestigious contest, the largest battle of programming in Bangladesh.