The Global Cyber Challenge is an international event hosted across different nations and educational institutions with no age, qualification or experience bars. The GCC teams travel across different universities, organisations and colleges to conduct qualifier round. The qualifiers of the first round compete in the Final event conducted. Hundreds of teams from India and countries like USA, UK, Chile, France, Indonesia, Israel, Singapore, UAE and Algeria participate in the event.
The Global Cyber Challenge aims to foster a community of talented cyber security prodigies, wizards and experts to support Government of India initiatives of Secure Digital India, Start-up India, Skill India, Make in India etc. It also hopes to create a peaceful and harmonious Cyber Space and secure Cyber Ecosystem between nations.