Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., a Maharatna PSU and a Fortune 500 Company is organising an innovative, game-changing ‘SUSTAIN-A-THON’ 2024: ‘Sparking Innovation to Fuelling a Sustainable Tomorrow’, calling out to sustainability experts and enthusiasts from across India. In the context of sustainability, “fuelling” goes beyond the literal sense of providing fuel for energy; it symbolizes the actions, investments, and efforts taken to propel society towards a future that ensures the well-being of both current and future generations. It underscores IndianOil’s pivotal role in propelling the energy sector towards a more environmentally conscious trajectory.


Expectations: We’re seeking brilliant minds with exceptional Problem-Solving abilities. Join our Hackathon with your creativity, innovation, and passion in full force. It’s your chance to shine, push boundaries, and bring game-changing ideas to life. Get ready for an epic innovation journey!


You are eligible if:

You are an Engineering Student; MBA Student; Undergraduate; Postgraduate; Fresher

You are currently a full-time student

You are enrolled in a regular or full-time course, undergraduate or postgraduate, in a university or college in India

Your classes have begun for the current academic year

SUSTAIN-A-THON is also open to:

Students: Engineering Students; MBA Students; Undergraduate; Postgraduate; Freshers

Academic Faculty

Working Professionals

Startups (Mandatory to be registered with StartUp India).

You are not eligible if:

You are an IndianOil employee, its channel partner and its associated entity

You are not an Indian citizen.


Please ensure to follow the guidelines and teams/members failing to comply with the guidelines will be disqualified to participate.

There are various themes uploaded on the competition page. The teams have to select any one of the given themes and prepare their solution accordingly.

Candidates should not have any pending backlogs.

The candidate should be an Indian citizen.

Whether registering individually or as a team all the candidates are required to verify and confirm their details.

There will be a webinar and Q&A Session prior to the Grand Finale round where you can get information about the upcoming Grand Finale Round and clear your doubts from the IndianOil Corporation leaders.


The top Winners will be awarded with a cash prize of INR 3,00,000/-

1st Runner-up will be awarded with a cash prize of INR 2,00,000/-

2nd Runner-up will be awarded with a cash prize of INR 1,00,000/-

The remaining 9 National Finalists in the Grand Finale will get INR 10,000/- each

Participation Certificates