COMQUEST is a quiz contest conceptualized to promote knowledge and awareness about commodity derivative markets among students as well as spread the word among the youth. This quiz contest provides these greenhorns with an opportunity to explore the various opportunities that lie in the world of commodity trading and corporate price risk management using exchange-traded commodity derivatives. It also provides them with a perfect conduit to look at the plethora of prospects that the commodity ecosystem worldwide offers.

The event is part of ongoing awareness campaign of MCX IPF to spread literacy in the commodity market space.

Only students can participate through their institution, college or university.

Please fill in the form below and send it to

All fields are mandatory.

University/ Institute Name
University/ Institute Address
Pin Code
City/ District name
State/ UT name
Institute’s contact person name
Contact person designation
Contact person Mobile
Contact Email id

To download the form, click here.

On receiving the necessary information, the registration link will be sent to the college contact person. There is no registration fee, but the participant must register online.

(Please note that the registration closes on November 30 at 6 p.m.)

For queries you can contact Mr Vinod Kanojiya (+91 9821877763) or Mr Vinit Singh Kaler (+91 7506007098).

We look forward to your participation.



Round Details
Bronze round (Round 1)
(December 9 to December 12)

Online quiz (25 objective questions with a maximum time limit of 20 minutes)

  • All questions will carry equal marks (4 marks each)
  • There will be negative marking for wrong answers, for which you stand to lose 2 marks.

Participants will have to attempt the online quiz from the computer labs of their respective institutes or colleges.

Participants who qualify for the next round will be informed through an email. These participants should form their own team from among those who have also taken part in the contest from their institute. However, to qualify as a team-member, the participant must have scored 60% and above in the first round and should have taken the quiz at the same time. These teams will be shortlisted for the next round called the Silver Round. Selected teams will be asked to choose a commodity traded on MCX.

Silver round (Round 2)
(January 8 to January 10)

Video Conference (Skype)

There will be interaction with the selected teams over a video call to gauge their understanding and knowledge about their chosen commodity. The interaction will be for 10-15 minutes.

Six (6) teams will be shortlisted for the Gold Round (Finals).

Gold round (Final round)
January 31, 2020

All finalists will be invited to Mumbai (travel, boarding and lodging will be taken care of by MCX).

The Top THREE (3) teams stand to win attractive prizes!
The other contestants of the round will be given a certificate of appreciation.

The Quiz will be telecast in one of the well-known business channels.

To view Comquest 2019, click


To register for the quiz read the following terms carefully.

  • Register through the portal.
  • This is a multiple-choice objective quiz.
  • There are 25 questions in all; each has a set of four answer options, of which only one is correct.
  • All questions carry equal marks—4 (four) marks each.
  • There will be negative marking—a correct answer giving you 4 (four) marks and a wrong answer will deduct 2 (two) marks from your score.
  • You can submit the quiz any time by clicking END QUIZ.
  • On completion of 20 minutes, the system will automatically submit your quiz.
  • In case of a tie, the successful participant will be selected based on fastest fingers first, determined by the time of submission of the quiz.
  • The candidate must record his/her choice by clicking on an option.
  • You can navigate to any question by scrolling.
  • You may change your answer any time by clicking on a different option before you submit the quiz.
  • Talking or consultation in any form—books, notes, or copying—is strictly prohibited. Mobile phone or similar devices will not be allowed in the hall.
  • The result will be made known to you immediately on submission of the quiz.


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