Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj (MNNIT) is an Institute with total commitment to quality and excellence in academic and cultural pursuits .

Initiated in 1987, Culrav has emerged as the most resplendent college based fest in Northern India and as one of the most awaited cultural event of the country. We have breathtaking competitions, glamorous pro-nites and appealing informal events due to which Culrav has attracted humongous footfall from colleges all over the country. The likes of "Farhan Akhtar, "Piyush Mishra " and "Vinay Pathak" have graced Culrav’s stage along with exhilarating performances from “The Local Train”, ”Shirley Sethia”, "DJ Marnik" and many more.

Events and Competitions

We have exciting events in the domains of Dramatics, Dance, Fashion, Literary, Arts, Photography and Film Making. Come participate and make your presence felt.


The inaugural flagship poetry night of Culrav attracts connoisseurs of poetry, showcasing their talent which will be judged by eminent personalities.

Celebrity and Pro-Nites

The last two nights of Culrav witnesses thrilling performances from famous celebrities and artists in the fields of rock,hip-hop or EDM.

Informal Events

From "Stand-up Comedy" to "Googly Cricket" we have a wide variety of events in our arena, to enthrall the audiences all the time wherein they stand a chance to win lots of goodies and merchandise.

Ahsan Qureshi


Ahsaan Qureshi is an Indian stand-up comedian. He is the 2005 runner-up of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, a stand-up comedy competition on Star One. Qureshi has been a stage performer for the last 20 years. Lately he has been seen acting in a Bollywood movies as well. He was seen in SAB TV comedy show Hum Aapke Ghar Mein Rehte Hain.

Nizami Brothers


Ustad Ghulam Sabir Nizami and Ustad Ghulam Waris Nizami are one of the most famed Qawwali Singer in the Sufi style, Astana Gayki as well as the modern Qawwali tradition, They belong to the legendary Sikandrabad Gharana, which gave Indian Musical Giants such as Ustad Qudratulla Khan Sahab & Ustad Kifayatullah Khan Sahab. Nizami brothers have toured all over the Gulf, Africa, England, Spain, Sri Lanka & other Europe country's. Organize through Asian Music Circuit (A.M.C.) and ( I.C.C.R.) Indian Council for Culture Relations.

Priyanka Kumari




SPUNK gained prominence after winning the Channel [V] Launch Pad in 2012 and is steadily gaining immense popularity throughout the country. They provide an edge to old and contemporary bollywood songs, reviving them in such a way to which all sections of the audience can relate themselves to. The band is well known for delivering power packed, high energy gigs and winning the hearts of the audience.

Sunil Jogi


Dr Sunil Jogi is an Indian author, poet of comic verses and the Ex-chairman of Hindustani Academy, a post holding the rank of a Minister of State in the government of Uttar Pradesh. He is the author of over 100 books and is the president of MAA Foundation(NGO), New Delhi,a non profit organization promoting sustainable education in the rural areas.Dr. Jogi was honoured by the government of India in 2015 with Padma shri, the fourth highest Indian civilian award.

Shlesh Gautam


Shlesh Gautam is a renowned Indian poet hailing from Prayaraj. His masterful control over his language and the way he crafts into beautiful verses is exemplary.

Vishnu Saxena


Dr. Vishnu Saxena is one of the leading poet (Geetkar) of India. His poetry has touched the hearts of millions of his fans in India and abroad and his presence in all major Kavi Sammelans in India indicates his high demand. He is well known for his style of poetry recital and melodious singing. He is master of expressing human emotions in words that will touch your heart.



Sahil Sharma, better known by his stage name Zaeden, is an Indian DJ and record producer. He is well known for his remixes of Coldplay's Magic, Maroon 5's Animal, Justin Bieber's Love Yourself and many others.

A student from each college will be selected for this role who will overlook the responsibility of the entire contingent from his/her college.

This is a designation consisting of several responsibilities and the person will act as a medium of communication between their college and Culrav team. The Responsibilities are:


Publicise Culrav in your college by sharing posts on social media and promoting content by becoming a focal point for your respective college.


Help in the management of the selection process elimnation of teams or individual performances for various events at Culrav.


The Ambassador's performance will also be evaluated based on the number of registrations he/she manages to bring.

The appointed Campus Ambassadors will enjoy the following benefits:

Vaibhav Gaiha
Jyot Mehta
Divyanshu Mishra
Ojesav Srivastava
Harneet Singh
Milan Bavishi
Neha Verma
Raghav Srivastava
B. Harsha Vardhan Reddy
Alisha Jain
Komal Sethia
Mahvish Zahra
Akash Patel
Rashtra Shekhar Maurya
Prof. Rajesh Gupta
College Faculty
Dr. Abhishek Kumar
College Faculty