KWoC provides a great opportunity to get acquainted with Github along with Git commands and contribute to open source effeciently.
If you love coding and want to learn about software development then KWoC helps you to get a glimpse of it and gives you a head start.
With KWoC, you get to know about how to select a project, interact with mentors and learn all other things that prepare you in the best way for the next GSoC.
Student registration opens. Accepted projects are released. Students begin to look through projects and choose one or more of their choice.20thNov 2017
Students can now start working on the project of their choice, upon discussion with their mentors. Project and mentor registrations close.1stDec 2017
A Statistics board showing contributions of various students in KWoC is now visible to everyone. Student registration closes.7thDec 2017
Students and mentors have to provide mid evaluation reports to keep track of progress. Students with no commits would be removed from the programme.15thDec 2017
Students start wrapping up the project they were working on, send their last Pull Requests. No more coding after this date.31stDec 2017
Students provide an end evaluation report published in their blog to successfully pass the programme.7thJan 2018
Mentors and Students are invited to present Talks and multiple tracks of Workshops are conducted.
KWoC 2016 was a huge success, benefitting both students, to get started with open-source software development and mentors, to help newbies work on their projects.