The dates are set and confirmed:
The national qualifications will be conducted from
3 to 9 may 2018
in your school
How does it work?
The iGeo language is English. Thus all tests are conducted in English.
The qualification consists of an online multiple choice test with 40 questions. It will take less than 30 minutes.
The test should be conducted on a computer with internet connection (or – less recommended – on a mobile device like smartphone or tablet) and has to be supervised by a teacher.
What should I do next?
If you are student interested in the qualification please inform your teacher.
If you are teacher interested in the qualification please download the „Anleitung“ the „Teilnahmebedingungen“ and the „Datenschutzrichtlinie“ on the bottom of this page.
Inform us about your favourite date (or dates) for the test. Please send an email to
in order to get a confirmation of your participation.
You find a poster for your classroom here:
(Update 2 end)
How can I prepare my students?
You will find three examples of qualifications here.
Feel free to spread the word!
Information (march 2018)
WHO MAY PARTICIPATE?
a. The participants must be students of secondary schools (general or technical), or ex-students who will finish school 2019 and have not yet commenced regular education at university level on 30 June 2019.
b. Their ages must be between 16 and 19 years old (inclusive) on 30 June 2019.
c. They may not have participated twice in iGeo.
d. They live in Switzerland from may 2018 to august 2019.
If you are in a special situation of any kind please contact SwissGeOlymp.