Mega Challenge 2016

MC 2016 was organized on March 05-06, 2016 at Peshawar Sports Complex, Qayyum Stadium, Peshawar. MC-16 brought together incredible youth members from leading educational institutions (universities, degree awarding institutes, degree colleges, colleges) of all parts of the country and to highlight their talent to the outside world. Approximately 1,000 participants were part of this event that was to be the most historic event of its kind. Two days event started with an introductory speech by Mr. Imran Khan Niazi, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf as Chief Guest of the Opening Ceremony. A formal speech was presented from the Host Department by Mr. Mahmood Khan, Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs, and was concluded with award distribution by Mr. Parvez Khattak, the Chief Minister of KP. The whole environment was filled with the enthusiasm and energy of brainy and smart participants. Participants from more than 60 educational institutions participated in 26 different categories.

Title Mega Challenge 2016
Sponsored by Directorate General of Sports and Youth Affairs
Project Dates March 05-06, 2016
Features Competitions & Cultural Events (Cultural Dances and Cultural Musical Concert of all the Provinces)
Direct  Beneficiaries Total Participants=1,000 approximately)
(Participants) Male : 55%-60% Female: 40%-45%
Participating Institutes 60+Educational Institutions

Competition Categories

  • Drama Competition
  • Thematic Art Competition
  • Painting Competition
  • Calligraphy Competition
  • Short Film Competition
  • Photography Competition
  • Urdu Singing Competition
  • English Singing Competition
  • Pashto Singing Competition
  • Hindko Singing Competition
  • Cultural Dance Competition
  • Music Band Competition
  • Qira’t Competition
  • Naa’t Competition
  • English Declamation Contest
  • Urdu Declamation Contest
  • English Essay Writing Competition
  • Urdu Essay Writing Competition
  • Bait Bazi Contest
  • Quiz Competition
  • Business Plan Competition
  • Ad Making Contest
  • Spelling Bee Competition
  • Stand Up Comedy
  • Extra Ordinary Talent Competition
  • Console Gaming (FIFA)

Project of
Directorate of Youth Affairs
Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Consulting Partner


Liaison Corporation
Facilitating Partner


Awareness & Prevention Wing,