Important dates

The International Physics Olympiad 2018 is going to take place between July 21th and July 29th in Lisbon, Portugal.

Timetable 2017/18

August 20 - September 30, 2017 First Round 2018

A 40-minute multiple-choice test
Rules of participation
More information

November 6-10, 2017 Preparation camp

One week training in Vordemwald (AG) as a preparation for the second round.

January 17, 2018 Second Round 2018

The exam can be sat at one of the following locations:

Lugano (or Locarno)

February 16-18, 2018 EPFL training camp

A great opportunity to improve your chances to qualify for the International Physics Olympiad and to meet participants from all around Switzerland.

March 24-25, 2018 SwissPhO 2018

The third and final round to qualify for the International Physics Olympiad.
Venue: Neue Kantonsschule Aarau

May 2018 Experimental team training

Venue: Neue Kantonsschule Aarau

June 2018 Theoretical team training

Venue: Valais/Wallis

July 21-29, 2018 IPhO 2018

Lisbon, Portugal. Click here to get to the official homepage.