Corona-Updates

Even in times of Covid-19, we are working to create olympic experiences for you. We are handling the situation responsibly. Here you can find the latest information about our events and virtual alternatives.

Science at home

We are bringing the science home: Biological and physical experiments you can do from the comfort of your own four walls; exam questions from chemistrygeography and economicsmathematical puzzles and philosophical prompts; informatics exercises and tools which make programming fun, even without a robot.

 

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News

Physics

Results of the first round

This year 707 students took part in the first round of the Physics Olympiad. 130 of them received an invitation to the autumn training and second round. The threshold for a direct qualification was 8.4 points out of a maximum of 22 points.

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Biology

Informatics

Mathematics

Physics

Robotics

Bewirb dich für das Forschungspraktikum am MIT

Planst du bereits deine nächsten Sommerferien? Wie wäre es mit einem Forschungspraktikum am bekannten MIT in den USA? Die Bewerbung für den Schweizer Platz ist nun offen.

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Philosophy

Biology

Chemistry

Informatics

Geography

Mathematics

Physics

Economics

Vom Bildschirm auf die Bühne

Ruhig und routiniert beginnt das Olympiaden-Jahr 19/20. Dann wird es aussergewöhnlich und digital. Enden tut es analog und goldig – mit der Abschlussfeier, dem Science Olympiad Day am 26. September 2020 an der Uni Bern.

Informatics

Humans of Girls Camp

From the 7th to the 14th of September, 14 young coders met in Vaumarcus, Neuchâtel, for the “Girls Camp” of the Swiss Olympiad in Informatics (SOI). We asked some of them what they learned in the camp, what informatics means for their future and what they think about events meant for young women.

Economics

A message to the IEO team from Alexandra Dache

Alexandra Dache, coordinator of academic preparation for the Swiss Economics Olympiad, shares a message to Silvan Thut, Aline Leutwiler, Ana Van der Ree and Dario Ackermann who represented Switzerland at the International Economics Olympiad 2020.

Philosophy

A philosophical quest

After the final of this year's Philosophy Olympiad was reduced to an online essay competition, the participants finally met in person at the beginning of September. They spent four days traveling across Switzerland in the footsteps of two famous philosophers.

Robotics

A final change and 10 new all-girls teams

An article on the website of the World Robot Olympiad talks about how the Swiss Robotics Olympiad is coping with the pandemic - and how they managed to double the number of female participants in one year with their initivative "Mehr Girls in Robotik".

Informatics

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Logic and Passion

As children, she and her sisters competed over calculations and logic puzzles. Today, she passes on her knowledge to the next generation of mathematically gifted youngsters. Ivana Klasovita knows first-hand how valuable talent promotion in STEM subjects can be – especially for girls and young women.