International Young Physicists' Tournament

Welcome to the official website of the International Young Physicists’ Tournament. The IYPT, also referred to as “Physics World Cup”, is a team-oriented scientific competition among teams of secondary school students. The participants present their solutions to scientific problems they have prepared over several months and then discuss their solutions with other teams. The roles of Reporter (Presentation), Opponent and Reviewer are graded by a jury consisting of international experts.

IYPT 2016 will take place from 26th June to 3rd of July 2016 in Yekaterinburg (plus 2 extra days for the IOC meeting), hosted by Ural Federal University. Please go there to get info on visas!

The call for registration of Independent Jurors is open until April 15th. Please login/register at and click to apply to be an Independent Juror.

Deadline for payment for teams is April 26th. See Contact for bank details.

All personal data is to be input in curiie until May 15th.

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