FPT University triumps at Code Battle 2018

After 7 hours of stressful competition, FPT University students successfully won the first and third prize at Code Battle 2018.

About 200 candidates from the informatics clubs of four major universities in Hanoi including FPT University, Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology, Thang Long University and Hanoi University of Science has recently joined hard and fierce competition at Code Battle 2018.

The competition attracted 200 young students.

Code Battle 2018 was organized for IT enthusiasts, based on the CTF (Capture the Flag) model and ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ACM). This is the second year the competition is held. During the contest, the knowledge, skills in information security, algorithmic processing, programming skills and teamwork are used by contestants to complete the test.

The contest attracted a lot of first-year students from FPT University. “The contest is diverse and interesting. I am very excited with these intellectual competitions like this,” said Nguyen Huu Hoai Nam from Newbie Team.

Hard and fierce competition at Code Battle 2018.

Experiencing 2 types of Algorithm and Hacking in 7 hours, Kien3Khoang team from FPT University with three members including Ho Khanh Vu, Nguyen Vo Huy and Dao Trong Nghia has won the champion at Code Battle 2018. The second prize belonged to ITPTIT_CHICKEN_DINNER from Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology, following by  EHC – Code Hunter 5.0 (FPT University).

Awards are given to teams.

The contest also witnessed the cooperation of IT giants as sponsors such as FPT Software, VietIS Software, Hyperlogy, Viettel Cyberspace Center, CEN GROUP, etc.

Code Battle is an annual competition for young IT enthusiasts. It is also a playground discovering the talents as well as a stepping stone for young people to accumulate knowledge, experience, apply knowledge in practice and create the motivation for later development.

Source: FPT Education