Welham Boys' School

CO-CURRICULAR ACHIEVEMENTS

Activity Captains 2024-25

SN Activity Captain
1 MUN Society President Atharva Agarwal
2 Debating Society President (Hindi) Pranjal Baluni
3 Debating Society President (English) Atharva Agarwal
4 Business Club President Ishan Agarwal
5 Dance Captain Vivaan Agarwal
6 Quizzing Captain Tanay Pratap
7 Music Captain Srinjoy Banerjee
8 Innoventure Editor-In-Chief Shashwat Ranjan
9 Politicia Editor-In-Chief Jaap Sardana
10 Wavelength Editor-In-Chief Vardan Kumar
11 Sankalp Editor-In-Chief Prakhar Lohia
12 Oliphant Editor-In-Chief Ashaaz Ansari
13 Welham News Director Anmol Aswal
14 LRC Council Secretary Sddhsavir Batra
15 Photography Captain Aviraj Yadav
16 IT Captain Keshav Agarwal
17 Yearbook Editor-In-Chief Tanay Pratap
18 Art Captain Prathamjot Singh
19 Inkwell Editor –In – Chief Raaghavendra Rahul Govil

CO-CURRICULAR ACHIEVEMENTS 2023-24

Oxford Global MUN 2023

Welham Boys’ School participated in the Oxford Global MUN 2023 in Oxford, UK. Welhamites engaged in MUN training and an orientation session by Worldview. The opening ceremony featured Natalie Samarasinghe, former CEO of the United Nations Association UK, and welcomed over 1000 delegates from various nations.

During the MUN sessions, intense diplomatic discussions took place, culminating in a grand closing ceremony at the Sheldonian Theater. Excited about future MUNs, the delegation continued their cultural exploration visiting the Shakespeare Globe, Tower of London, and Oxford Street adorned with Christmas lights. Exploring London's landmarks like Buckingham Palace and Victoria Memorial, the delegation also experienced the magic of the Harry Potter studio tour.

The cultural odyssey continued with visits to the British Museum, the London Eye, and a Thames River cruise. The UK trip offered a perfect blend of fun-filled learning, leaving each participant with cherished memories and valuable exposure.

Le Concours De La Francophonie

Welhamites showcased their brilliance at Le Concours De La Francophonie - Inter School French Competition held at Mayo College, Ajmer. Welham Boys’ School emerged as the Overall 1st Runner-up, a testament to our students' talent and dedication! Congratulations to Yatharth Rajput for securing the 2nd position in the Quiz on Les Pays Francophones.

It was truly an enriching experience for all, fostering learning and camaraderie.

IPSC Model United Nations Conference - Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls’ School, Jaipur

Welham Boys’ School excelled at the Model United Nations Conference held at the Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls’ School, Jaipur under the aegis of the Indian Public Schools Conference. The delegation secured the 'IPSC MUN Best Delegation Trophy' and earned individual accolades:

In United Nations Security Council:

  • Samarth Agarwal received a 'Verbal Mention.'
  • Atharva Agarwal was honored as the 'Best Delegate.'

In UNGA 1-DISEC:

  • Vedant Singh was granted a 'Verbal Mention.'
  • Jaap Sardana claimed the title of 'Best Delegate.'

In the United Nations Health Assembly:

  • Ashaaz Ansari earned a 'Verbal Mention.'
  • Divij Gupta was crowned 'Best Delegate.'

In the United Nations Human Rights Council:

  • Pranay Singh Dhaka was awarded a 'High Commendation.'
  • Tanay Gupta secured the 'Best Delegate' title.

In Lok Sabha, the House of the People:

  • Chirag Bhargava received a 'Special Mention.'
  • Trayambak Pathak was declared 'Best Delegate.'

These exceptional individuals showcased their talents and skills on a grand stage, earning well-deserved recognition for their remarkable performances.

Highly Commended Certificate awarded to Sankalp Gupta at the Round Square International Conference 2023

At the prestigious Round Square International Conference 2023 held in Nairobi, Kenya, Welham Boys' School had a moment of tremendous pride as one of our talented students, Sankalp Gupta, achieved a remarkable feat. Sankalp's artistic skills secured him the Highly Commended Certificate in the 16-18 years age category for the esteemed Roy McComish Art Award.

The Roy McComish Art Award is an annual worldwide art competition in which students are invited to submit artwork in any medium to capture the theme of the Round Square International Conference. The Award is named after the founding Headmaster of Box Hill School, which was itself a founding member of Round Square.

Welham Boys’ School is elated to see Sankalp's artistic brilliance being celebrated on an international platform. His achievement serves as an inspiration to all our students, encouraging them to pursue their passions and reach for excellence.

Milestone Extravaganza 2023

Welham Boys' School made a resounding mark at the Milestone Extravaganza 2023 hosted by St. George’s College, Mussoorie. In the Dance event, the School Dance team exhibited exceptional talent and secured the top position, bringing home the prestigious trophy.
Welhamites also excelled in other categories:

  • In the videography event, Anmol Aswal, Jaap Sardana, and Trayambak Pathak displayed their remarkable skills, earning them the honorable 2nd runners-up position.
  • In the Rap event, Avichal Rai demonstrated his lyrical prowess, securing the esteemed runners-up position.
  • This remarkable achievement reflects the dedication and talent of our students, showcasing Welham Boys' School's commitment to excellence and achievement.

Jodhamal Youth Conclave

Welham Boys' School proudly secured the outstanding delegation trophy at the Jodhamal Youth Conclave, hosted by Jodhamal Public School, Jammu from August 25 to August 27, 2023. The event showcased remarkable achievements, with the following students receiving well-deserved accolades:

  • Tanveer Madan received a Verbal Mention in the UNHRC committee.
  • Ahan Sparsh was honored with a Special Mention in the UNSC committee.
  • Atharva Agarwal excelled and earned the title of Best Delegate in the UNSC committee.
  • Shashwat Ranjan garnered a Special Mention in the UNW committee.
  • Atharva Agrawal was recognized with a Verbal Mention in the AIPPM committee.
  • Parth Agarwal received a Verbal Mention in the IPC committee.
  • Aayan Roongta received a Verbal Mention in the IPC committee.

Congratulations to all participants for their remarkable achievements!

34th Kamla Jeevan Hindi Debate

The Welham Boys’ School Captain, Trayambak Pathak, was adjudged the best speaker of the 34th Kamla Jeevan Hindi debate hosted by The Doon School from August 24 to August 26, 2023. Welham Boys’ also attained the position of runners-up in the debate.

Apart from the above, the following awards were also won by Welhamites:

  • In the initial round, Trayambak Pathak was adjudged the best speaker, while Vihan Shukla stood out as the most promising speaker.
  • Moving to the second round, Trayambak Pathak was adjudged the most promising speaker.
  • In the third round, Trayambak Pathak's exceptional speaking skills earned him the title of the best speaker once again.
  • Advancing to the semi-finals, Trayambak Pathak maintained his outstanding performance as the best speaker, and Pranjal Baluni secured the position of most promising speaker.
  • Finally, in the ultimate round, Trayambak Pathak's exceptional speaking abilities were acknowledged once more, culminating in him being named the best speaker of the Kamla Jeevan Debate 2023

Congratulations to all awardees!

The Doon School MUN 2023

Welham Boys' School lifts the Best Delegation Trophy at The Doon School MUN 2023

Welham Boys' School proudly clinched the Best Delegation Trophy at The Doon School MUN 2023. The Welham delegation, showcased exceptional prowess, with 11 of them earning prestigious awards:

The distinguished awardees are as follows:

  • Arush Kaintura - Best Delegate (UNSC)
  • Keshav Agarwal- High Commendation (IPC)
  • Pranay Singh Dhaka - Best Delegate (DISEC)
  • Tanay Pratap - Best Delegate (DISEC)
  • Shashwat Ranjan - Best Delegate (IMF)
  • Jaap Sardana - High Commendation (Indo-Pak Commission)
  • Shreyas Shah - Best Delegate (Emergency Response Cabinet)
  • Vishrut Khanna - Best Delegate (UNSC)
  • Divij Gupta - High Commendation (Cabinet of Mikhail Gorbachev)
  • Chirag Bhargava - High Commendation (IPC)
  • Vedant Singh - High Commendation (SOCHUM)

This outstanding accomplishment underlines the exceptional dedication and talent of Team Welham. Congratulations on this well-deserved success!

Former Welhamite Shoaib Shawl Selected for Oscars awarding Academy's Gold Rising Programme

Shoaib Shawl, a former Welham Boys' student from the Batch of 2019, has been selected for the prestigious Oscar Academy Gold Rising programme of 2023 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood, USA.

Graduating from the New York Film Academy, Shoaib is already making waves as a production designer and director. During his time at Welham Boys', he honed his filmmaking skills as the Director of the School Film Club, Welham News, showcasing his passion for storytelling and bringing captivating stories to life. Shoaib aims to represent the art and culture of Jammu and Kashmir on an international platform. His remarkable journey is a testament to creativity, determination, and the nurturing environment at Welham Boys'.

QMUN

A group of 13 Welhamites participated and won the Best Delegation Trophy at the QMUN'Aut Viam Inveniam Aut Faciam,'hosted by Selaqui International School.

Krishna Poddar & Samarth Agarwal secured the Best Delegate Awards in DISEC & UNODC respectively, while Divij Gupta and Shreyas Shah secured the Best Delegate Awards in UNSC. Atharva Agarwal and Ahan Sparsh received Outstanding Awards in AIPPM and UNODC respectively. Chiraag Bhargava and Shubh Tandon earned Honorable Mentions in UNODC and DISEC respectively.

Ms. Naina Dhillon, Principal, Vidya Devi Jindal School, and Ms. Sangeeta Kain, Principal, Welham Boys'School, graced the event as Chief Guests for the opening and closing ceremonies respectively.

Congratulations to our outstanding delegates!

KALATARU

Welham Boys’ School proudly lifted the Kalataru Championship Trophy at the Inter-School Visual Art Competition hosted by The Oasis School Dehradun. Congratulations to our talented artists who showcased exceptional skills, resulting in numerous accolades. Aarshay Chaudhary claimed the esteemed first place in Wreath Making, while Avani Sharma and Virat Singh's remarkable artistry secured them the second position in Dream Catchers. Kaustubh Swarup's captivating design in 'My Logo' also earned the well-deserved second spot. Gaurika Kailkhura impressed with her photography skills, while Yash Gupta excelled in coiling, both securing second positions. Aarav Bhimsaria's sculpting talent garnered the noteworthy third position. Additionally, Yug Gupta's typographic prowess and Arham Rizwan's outstanding mark making both earned the second prize. With a total of 8 awards, we proudly lifted the Championship Trophy.

SPARK

In a sensational triumph, the Welham band clinched the coveted first position at the Inter-School Band Competition, SPARK, held at Shri Ram Centennial School. With their foot tapping performance, the Welham Band left the judges and audience in awe, mesmerized by their musical prowess. This remarkable achievement is a testament to their unwavering dedication and passion.

Congratulations to the entire Welham Band for this remarkable achievement!

LE MOT JUSTE

Welhamites showcased their exceptional talent at the Wynberg Allen Le Mot Juste Competition, bringing home the overall Recitation Trophy and the overall Hindi Debate Trophy!

Jared Sangma impressed the judges with his English recitation, earning the first place.

In the Hindi Debates category, Bimarsh Jha stood out as the runner-up speaker and received an individual prize and along with Pranjal Baluni brought home the trophy.

Additionally, Eshaan Tiwari was recognized as the most promising performer in Hindi recitation.

Congratulations to all our students for their impressive performances and for representing Welham Boys' School with such excellence! We are proud of our students' hard work and dedication.

Welham Boys’ School won the prestigious Best Delegation Trophy at the Mayo College Girls’ School Model United Nations!

Trayambak Pathak was not only awarded the Secretary General’s Best Delegate award but also won the Best Delegate in the All India Political Parties Meet.

In addition, Tejas Agarwal and Ashaaz Ansari earned a Special Mention in Historic Security Council, Keshav Agarwal won a Special Mention in United Nations Council on Drugs. In the United Nations General Assembly, Divij Gupta earned a Special Mention, Jaap Sardana was awarded High Commendation, and Bimarsh Jha won the Best Delegate.

"Welhamites proved their mettle at the Suryodaya IT Fest hosted by Scindia School Gwalior. We're proud to announce that our boys won awards in all the events they participated in, including Website Designing, Coding, IT Quiz, Movie Making, Photography, and Multimedia Presentation. The awards they bagged are as follows: Website Designing - 2nd Runners up, Coding - 1st Runners Up, IT Quiz - 2nd Runners up, Movie Making - 2nd Runners up, Photography - 2nd Runners up, and Multimedia presentation - First Runners up. Congratulations to our talented students for their exceptional performance and for making our school proud!"

"Welhamites performed exceptionally at Smarika 2023, an event hosted by Welham Girls’ School.

Our students showcased their impressive speaking skills in Miss Linnell Memorial Inter School Hindi Debate, lifting the Winners trophy. In addition, Bimarsh Jha earned the Best Speaker award in the Final Round while Trayambak Pathak was awarded the Second Best Speaker award as an Opposition speaker. Bimarsh Jha also won the Best Speaker award in the Preliminary Round.

In the WGS Miss Saroj Srivastava Inter School English Debate, Divij Gupta earned the Best Speaker award in the Final Round as an Opposition speaker while Atharva Agarwal received the Second Best Speaker award. Divij Gupta was also awarded the Second Best Interlocutor in the Preliminary Round. The WBS team secured the Runners Up position.

Congratulations to all the participants and winners for their exceptional performances and for making the School proud."

The students of Welham Boys' School demonstrated their artistic abilities at two exceptional events arranged by Hopetown Girls' School: Izzhar-e-Hunar and Earth Art 2023. We are delighted to announce that we received several awards!

At Earth Art 2023, we secured the first prize for Blending in Canvas Painting, the second prize for Miniature Interior Design, and the second prize for our photo montage. Additionally, we were honored to receive the Earth Art Winners Trophy!

In Izzhar-e-Hunar 2023, we achieved the first position in Videography and the second position in the Scout Race and Dance Choreography categories.

We extend our heartiest congratulations to all the participants who contributed to these remarkable achievements!

MODEL UNITED NATION ACTIVITIES (MUN) - 2022

S.NO. NAME/ PLACE SCHEDULE NO. OF PARTICIPANTS AWARDS/ RECOGNITION
1 Learning Festival- DAIS, Mumbai 22nd to 23rd January 2022 3 High Commendation
Jaap Sardana
2 MIMUN – Delhi Public School, Mihan, Nagpur 30th January 2022 10 Best Delegate
Shubhankar Dhulia
Abhyuday Tulsyan
Atharva Agarwal
Arnav Goel

Outstanding Delegate
Arush Kaintura
Divyansh Makheeja
Aayusman Tiwari

High Commendation
Trayambak Pathak
Jaap Sardana

Special Mention
Keshav Agarwal
3 Executive Board Training Workshop, WBS, Dehradun 27th April to 1st June 2022 35 -
4 SRMUN-The Youth Parliament SRCC, New Delhi 2nd to 3rd May 2022 8 Special Mention
Shourya Jhawar
5 LMC MUN- La Martiniere College, Kolkata 17th to 19th June 2022 16 -
6 SMUN- Sanskriti School, New Delhi 13th to 15th July 2022 11 Best Delegate
Trayambak Pathak

Outstanding Delegate
Atharva Agarwal

Honourable Mention
Pranay Agarwal

Verbal Mention
Keshav Agarwal
Tejas Agarwal
7 MCGSMUN- Mayo Collage Girls, Ajmer 27th to 30th July 2022 12 Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal

High Commendation
Keshav Agarwal
Shubhankar Dhulia

Special Mention
Parth Tiwari
8 WELMUN – Welham Boys’ School, Dehradun 4th to 6th August 2022 84 -
9 LMC MUN- La Martiniere Girls School, Lucknow 11th to 14th August 16 Verbal Mention
Trayambak
Keshav
Tanay Pratap

Special Mention
Tejas Agarwal
10 DSMUN- The Doon School, Dehradun 18th to 20th August 2022 13 Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal

Honorable Mention
Jaap Sardana

Verbal Mention
Pranay Agarwal
Arush Kaintura
11 CBSE Sahodaya MUN – Himjyoti School, Dehradun 7th to 8th October 2022 12 BEST DELEGATION TROPHY CBSE SAHODAYA MUN

Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal
Krishna Poddar

Most Promising Delegate
Vishrut Khanna
12 YPSMUN- YPS, Patiala 6th to 8th October 2022 9 High Commendation
Shrey Joshi

Special Mention
Shaurya Jhawar

Verbal Mention
Nehal Rastogi
13 JBMUN- J.B. Petit High School, Mumbai 14th to 16th October 2022 16 Outstanding Delegate
Trayambak Pathak

Verbal Mention
Aahan Sparsh

MODEL UNITED NATION ACTIVITIES - 2021

S.NO. NAME/ PLACE SCHEDULE NO. OF PARTICIPANTS AWARDS/ RECOGNITION
1 Elpro International School MUN 2021, Mumbai 1 May 2021 23 Best Delegate
Atharwa Agarwal
Aaditya Kharkia

Verbal Mention
Arnav Shingla
Tanay Pratap
Nayan Agarwal
Arush S Kaintura
2 SkillSphere eMUN - The World Health Summit, Mumbai 29 May - 30 May 2021 18 Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal
Trayambak Pathak
Arnav Goel

High Commendation
Shubhankar Dhulia

Verbal Mention
Ayushman Tiwari
3 MUN Simulation Workshop, WBS 2 June - 9 June 2021 15 -
4 Skill Sphere eMUN -The World Refugee Summit, Mumbai 19 June - 20 June 2021 16 High Commendation
Atharva Agarwal
Aaditya Kharkia

Special Mention
Arnav Goel
Tanay Pratap
Arham Jain
5 DC MUN 2021-Daly College, Indore. 2 July - 4 July 2021 11 Special Mention
Shubhankar Dhulia
Arush Kaintura
Keshav Agarwal
6 Sanskriti Model United Nations 2021, New Delhi 14 July - 16 July 2021 13 Honorable Mention
Arnav Goel
Hrittvik Moody
Atharva Agarwal

Verbal Mention
Trayambak Pathak
Abhyuday Tulsyan
7 Lotus MUN’21- ‘Redefining the Norm’, Gurugram 24 July - 25 July 2021 2 -
8 DSMUN- Doon School, Dehradun 29July - 31 July 2021 10 Honorable Mention
Arnav Goel
Aarav Upadhyaya
9 Executive Board Training Session, WBS 7 August - 9 August 2021 35 -
10 WELMUN 2021, WBS 12 August - 13 August 2021 45 -
11 SNAMUN'21- The Lawrence School, Sanawar 16 August- 18 August 2021 18 High Commendation Award
Shubhankar Dhulia
Arnav Goel
12 Jodhamal Youth Conclave, Jammu 28 August - 29 August 2021 11 Best Delegation Award- Welham Boys’ School
Shubhankar Dhulia
Aarav Upadhyaya
Atharva Agarwal
13 SISMUN Conclave 2021- Singapore International School 14 August - 15 August 2021 9 -
14 MCGSMUN’21- Mayo College  Girl's School ,Ajmer 9 September - 11 September 2021 13 Best Delegation Award- Welham Boys’ School
High Commendation
Shubhankar Dhulia
Atharva Agarwal
Trayambak Pathak
Abhyuday Tulsyan

Best Delegates
Arush Kaintura
Arnav Goel

High Commendation
Abhyuday Tulsyan

Special Mention
Tanay Pratap
Divyansh Makheeja

Verbal Mention
Keshav Agarwal
15 Emerald Heights MUN- 2021 8 October - 10 October 2021 9 Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal

Verbal Mention
Eshan Agarwal
16 Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls’ School Model United Nations Conference 21 October - 23 October 2021 8 Best Delegate
Atharva Agarwal
Parth Tiwari
Arnav Goel

Special Mention
Aayusman Tiwari

Honourable Mention
Shubhankar Dhulia

MODEL UNITED NATION ACTIVITIES - 2020

S.NO. NAME/ PLACE SCHEDULE NO. OF BOYS AWARDS/ RECOGNITION
1 E.A.MUNC , Muscat 5th Dec to 10th Dec 2019 6 Verbal Mention
Gagan Agarwal
2 Skill Sphere e- MUN (5th Edition) 16th May to 17th May 2020 31 Best Delegate
Aarav Upadhyaya
Shrey Sharma
Abhyuday Tulsyan
Hrittvik Moody

High Commendation 
Atharva Agarwal

Special Mention
Arnav Garg
Suryansh Didwania
Gagan Aggarwal
Divyansh Makheeja

Verbal mention
Tanay Pratap
Parth Tiwari
3 Skill sphere e- MUN (6th Edition) 6th June 2020 7 Best Delegate
Aarav Upadhyaya
Suryansh Didwania

Special Mention
Tanay Pratap
Abhyuday Tulsyan

Verbal Mention
 Eklavya Anand
Atharva Agarwal
Arnav Garg
4 Diplomacy e- MUN 20th June to 21st June 2020 2 Best Delegate
Aditya Singh Parmar

Verbal Mention
Arnav Bansal
5 Skill Sphere e-MUN (7th Edition) 27th June to 28th June 2020 4 High Commendation
Atharva Agarwal
6 DXBMUN'20 3rd July to 4th July 2020 11 Outstanding Delegate
Sannidhya Aggarwal

Best Position Paper-
Shrey Sharma
7 WELMUN 2020 18th July to 19th July 2020
8 Havard MUN India 2020 13th August - 16th August 2020 14
9 e -SAIMUN 13th August - 14th August 2020 6 Best Delegate
Trayambak Pathak

Special Mention
Abhyuday Tulsyan
Arnav Goel
Shubhankar Dhulia
10 Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan MUN 13th June to 14th June 2020 1 Certificate of Appreciation
Sannidhya Agarwal
11 SIS MUN Conclave 24th October to 25th October 2020 3 Outstanding Delegation
Abhyuday Tulsyan
Trayambak Pathak
12 TISBMUN 31st Oct 2020 to 1st Nov 2020 6 Honourable Mention
Atharva Agarwal
13 Rajkumar College 7th November to 8th November 2020 6 Special Mention
Aarav Upadhyay
Hrithvik Moody
Arnav Goel
Abhyuday Tulsyan

Disclaimer

Welham Boys’ School started life as Welham Preparatory School way back in 1937, when Ms. Oliphant invested her humble capital and started the School in a rented building, which she called White House. Later, she rented another building Bethany that today is our dining hall. Welham Boys’ School started life as Welham Preparatory School way back in 1937, when Ms. Oliphant invested her humble capital and started the School in a rented building, which she called White House. Later, she rented another building Bethany that today is our dining hall. Welham Boys’ School started life as Welham Preparatory School way back in 1937, when Ms. Oliphant invested her humble capital and started the School in a rented building, which she called White House. Later, she rented another building Bethany that today is our dining hall.