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December 02, 2018 08:00 PM

The stock market can be really confusing. For some it’s just sheer luck and guesswork while for some it’s some excellent observational skills and strategic manipulation. Well, the number in the end is all what matters. What you earn out of it is what leaves a trail.

GLUG gives you the opportunity to figure out your way. Well, come rock your minds as we present a miniature and fun version of the stock market itself! Come experience Freemex.


Date: 12th - 17th February 2018

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Linux Install Fest

March 02, 2018 10:00 AM

What’s common between Twitter, Google, NASA, Amazon , McDonald’s and RaspberryPi ? Well, a geek would easily answer that question. Yes, Linux. This absolutely free open sourced OS comes with the most amicable and gigantic community, and the key to let you twist the OS in your own way.

So,gear up. GNU\/Linux Users’ Group Of NIT Durgapur brings to you the Linux Installation Fest. Come enter the world of open source and let your imagination let loose.

PS: Highly recommended for CS\/IT students as Linux is the OS that the college asks you to work on 2nd year onwards.

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MVC with Ruby on Rails

February 02, 2018 10:41 PM

Competitive coding is now a thing in our campus. TLE, AC, WA are some of the most commonly used terms now. Having talked of it, we are reminded of CodeCracker, the college’s very own Online Judge. Such an amazing thing it is, ain’t it ? Did you ever wish to contribute to it’s betterment or even develop a similar thing ? Have you ever wondered what platform is it built on ? Ruby on Rails aka RoR. Well, GLUG, aware of the need of RoR in the ‘techavaganza’ we all experience today, present a Techtalk on “MVC with RoR”. Be there at DM Sen Auditorium on 29th August 2017.

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GSoC Heat V2

January 02, 2018 05:30 PM

Who better to provide the intel of a battle than the soldiers themselves? It is time to take another step forward with the heat of enthusiasm because the past GSoCers bring to you the last push of guidance, into the summer of code.

GNU/Linux Users’ Group and NitDgpOS once again presents “The GSoC Heat”.

Get the war feels because winter is already here!

Venue:DM Sen Date: 31st January 2018 *Time:5:30 pm

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Junior Code Cracker

November 01, 2017 05:30 PM

6 months into the college and nothing substantial done that could actually be an asset in your CV. What if I tell you that just winning an event could highlight your CV like nothing before? Well, yes- GLUG presents before you the most awaited and highlighted event of all time, organized for first years’ exclusively.

An event that tests your logical skills and demands you to reason out with some of the best in the college on that piece of paper. Yes, Junior CodeCracker it is! Come in teams of 2, and relish the world of logical thinking like never before.

Top 3 teams of the JCC get a direct entry to the 2nd round of auditions of GLUG. Phew ! Did I forget to mention the cash prize? Yes, there are cash prizes upto 5k for the winners- and all of it for free. Free participation, free event and yet, sooo much to gain!

Register your teams at

The first round (qualifying round) will be held on the 1st of November, 5.30 p.m. at LG 12-13 (Old academic building).


  1. Participation certificates for all the GLUG card holders.
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August 22, 2017 12:00 AM

So you’re new to college and ready to embark upon your tech journey but still think that Windows is the best OS and Django is just a movie? Worry not! The GNU/Linux Users’ Group, NIT Durgapur brings you the Screen cast Series. Targeted at giving you a brief and precise introduction to the marvel that is Linux and all the trending topics in technology, these videos will give your tech knowledge a whole new dimension. From unforking the power of Git and GitHub to making a directory in Linux, there’s lot to explore in the video series. So open your minds to open source and check out our videos!

Following are the link to the playlists :

  1. A Technical Head-start to college life part 1
  2. A Technical Head-start to college life part 2
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Amazon Talks

March 09, 2017 11:00 AM

“Amazon is here”. And the chase starts. Extra study hours. Longer CVs. More cutoff. More of many more things but we aren’t talking of those now. Well, GLUG says, “Amazon sachme aane wala hai”. Surprising, ain’t it ? All the way from Seattle, GLUG brings for NITDGPians “AmazonTalks”, a Facebook Live Session with 2 of the GLUG Alumni who own significant pages in the Amazon book today. Their talk on open source and tech will surely enthrall you and clear your doubts. And if that’s enough, wait for the AMA session right after their talk. No DM Sen this time. Your own room. 3rd of September, 11 am.

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