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International Natural Sciences Tournament, Estonia
Oct 05, 2018

International Natural Sciences Tournament, Estonia

Every year bright young scientists gather at the International Natural Sciences Tournament to generate new scientific ideas and assert their own ideas in the course of dynamic scientific polemics. The Tournament helps to form collaborations between participants, scientific experts, and industry.


International Natural Sciences Tournament (INST) is a team competition for current undergraduate, master’s students and students getting Bachelor’s or Master’s degree diploma in 2018. Students should be studying one of the following specializations: Chemistry, Material Science, Physics, Biology, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Engineering or related areas. The team should be supported by a coach, a person with a completed Master’s degree, or higher. The main goal of the competition is teaching students how to apply their knowledge to solve current practical scientific and industrial problems.

The Tournament consists of Extramural and Intramural rounds. In each round, the team solves a number of current industrial and scientific problems. To participate in the Intramural round the team should try its best and present clear and outstanding solutions to all the Intramural round problems in suggested formats. This year the deadline for the Extramural round is November 1, 2018. The Intramural round will take place on February 1-6, 2019 in Tallin, Estonia.

Please, remember the following notes:

  • participation in the Extramural round is free of charge;
  • participation fee for the Intramural round is 1000 US Dollars. This will provide a team of 5 members and its coach accommodation for the intramural round days of the Tournament; the fee does not include meals;

The Extramural round problems are now available on the website. Please, register your team online on the website and submit your solutions before 11.59 p.m. (GMT+3) November 1, 2018.

If you have any questions in regard to the presented information, please, do not hesitate to send an email to:[email protected]