our mission


  “Science is about knowing;  Engineering about doing”  By Hency Petroski.    Our Aim to make a Successful Mars Rover Vehicle....


Commercialization of Space Rover Vehicles....


Number one team in the making of Mars Rover Vehicle

ABOUT Indian Rover Challenge

About IRC

 The Indian Rover Challenge, is the first ever robotics and space  exploration based competition to ignite and encourage the spirit of  innovation amongst young engineers set on a quest to know about our ever  expanding, unimaginable and mystic Universe. 

The Challenge

 The competition facilitates a chance to deepen their knowledge in one of  the most interesting fields as they broaden their horizons and get  hands-on experience on space technology by observing the struggle of  robots on a simulated planet. 

The Prize

  Prizes worth 1.5 Lakhs (2350 US dollars) 

2018 Indian Rover Challenge

January 6 - 8 , 2018
Vellore Institute of Technology
Near Katpadi Road, VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632014 

ABOUT University Rover Challenge

About URC

The University Rover Challenge (URC) is the world's premier robotics competition for college students.  Held annually in the desert of southern Utah in the United States,   

The Challenge

Design and build the next generation of Mars rovers that will one day work alongside human explorers in the field.  

The Prize

Cash prizes, a trip to present at the annual International Mars Society Convention, and a year’s worth of bragging rights.  

2018 University Rover Challenge

May 31 - June 2, 2018 

Mars Desert Research Station

 Hanksville, Utah,

  United States  

Get Social with URC

Have you opened a new location, redesigned your shop, or added a new product or service? Don't keep it to yourself, let folks know.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/universityroverchallenge/ 

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/univroverchallenge 

Linked in  https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4843745/profile

Twitter https://twitter.com/URConMars  

URC-Announce list

 Subscribe via the link below to receive all of the important URC announcements! https://groups.google.com/a/marssociety.org/group/URC-Announce/subscribe

Kevin Sloan, Director
Email: Kevin@MarsSociety.org