Invitation for Citadel’s Terminal Live Coding Competition for Mechanical Engineering Students


We are excited to announce Terminal Live Coding Competition, a $25,000 coding competition for Purdue’s talented undergraduate, graduate, and PhD students.

Taking place between October 5 – 12, the competition will be virtual and teams will be able to work remotely on their submissions for a week on their own schedules.


Terminal is a novel games-based AI challenge, where players code strategies to automate gameplay, battling team vs team for prize money and job opportunities. Check out this brief clip to see Terminal in action! Event Highlights include:

  • $25,000 in cash prizes!
  • Opportunity to showcase your coding skills in a novel competition!
  • Consideration for interviews with Citadel and Citadel Securities!

Admissions are made on a rolling basis and Round II applications are due 11:59 PM on Sunday, September 13th. 

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