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What is the benefit of CodeChef?
The mission of CodeChef College Chapters is to build a robust Competitive Programming culture in educational institutions. College Chapters help students become better problem solvers by fostering learning and professional development.
What is your CodeChef rating?
This rating system is a method for rating participants in individual competitions, and is used to calculate the Long Rating, Short Rating, LunchTime Rating and combined CodeChef Rating (which includes all rated contests). It is a modification of the ELO rating system, tailored for group contests.
Why should you join CodeChef?
Put yourself up for recognition and win great prizes. Our programming contests have prizes worth up to INR 20,000 (for Indian Community), $700 (for Global Community) and lots more CodeChef goodies up for grabs.
How can I practice my computer programming on CodeChef?
Use our practice section to better prepare yourself for the multiple programming challenges that take place through-out the month on CodeChef. Here is where you can show off your computer programming skills. Take part in our 10 days long monthly coding contest and the shorter format Cook-off and Lunchtime coding contests.
How hard is CodeChef’s long challenge?
Contrary to time-constrained competitions like the ones organized by Facebook and Google, CodeChef’s Long Challenge is designed to take some time. On the positive side, it allows the problems to be harder. Only intelligence and persistence matter here. Speedy typing doesn’t. Chances are your spare time is scarce and you better invest it wisely.
Is HackerRank a good practice-ground for programmers?
Having success, they later introduced HackerRank as a practice-ground for programmers. HR provides not only algorithm problem but a lot of NLP, AI and multilayer gaming problems.