A spirited and rigorous pursuit, debate is practiced throughout Qatar and the world. Simply put, students take opposing positions on an issue and attempt to persuade a judge through words, wit and showmanship.
Preparing for each debate entails meticulous research, analysis and peer discussion. That’s why debate helps to broaden young minds on a large variety of issues.
There are many different formats of debates. The number of debaters on each side, the type of topic and the amount of time debaters have can vary. However, what remains the same is the exchange of ideas, freedom of expression and the opportunity to persuade others to your position.