The 1st International Olympiad of Metropolises
 

Are there any age limits for the participants of the Olympiad?

Competition is open to students from major cities and capitals of the world aged 14 to 18 years.

Who prepares tasks for main rounds and blitz contest?

The scientific program is coordinated by the leaders of Russian national teams participating in international academic competitions. Tasks will correspond to the level of international olympiad tasks.

Besides the main rounds students will take part in an interdisciplinary blitz contest. Participating teams are asked to prepare 2 tasks on each discipline (mathematics, informatics, chemistry, physics) in advance. Tasks of blitz contest must correspond to the level of final school exams.

Do we have to pay the fee?

Participation in the Academic competition is free of charge.

Students and team leaders pay for flight tickets, visa services and medical insurance.

What are the functions of the team leaders?

Team leaders will translate tasks for students therefore team leaders must be experts in the following subjects: mathematics and informatics, physics, chemistry.

How many students and team leaders may a city send?

Each city sends 8 participants (2 participants from the city compete in each discipline). Three team leaders and one representative of Education Department should accompany each team.

Where can I register my team?

You can register participating team here http://megapolis.olimpiada.ru/

Who can register city team?

Only one team leader should be a contact person of the city. This person also provides detailed information about all team members and leaders using his/her personal account.

What kind of accommodations are prepared for the teams?

Participants and team leaders will stay in Crowne Plaza hotel www.cpmow.ru/en/ 

Where can I get an official confirmation?

Team leader should contact City administration (likely Department of External Relations ) in order to get an official document confirming the team participation in the Olympiad of Metropolises.

I can't access my personal account.

In case of trouble you can click “Forgot your password?” or contact organizers megapolis@edu.mos.ru