Dassault Systèmes is proud to help people from all over the world compete in international challenges.

We sponsor and organize major competitions where students are asked to design humanoid robots, electric-powered submarines, solar racecars, next-generation drones and even space shuttles!

Project of The Year | student contest

The Project of the Year is a worldwide student challenge organized by Dassault Systèmes for students worldwide since 2012: today it's your turn to change the world by posting your most innovative projects!
Prepare the challenge by getting a free 1-year license access to the 3DEXPERIENCE platform!

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Discover all the available challenges below and compete at a worldwide level!
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Challenge 📍 Worldwide
Edu Students challenge Project of the year > Dassault Systèmes

Project of The Year

[OPEN] • Global

Project of The Year rewards the best projects realized during the academic year made with Dassault Systèmes solutions.
Post your project on our page and join the contest now!

Challenge 📍 Worldwide
Edu Students challenge formula student electric > Dassault Systèmes

Formula Student Electric

[OPEN] • Automotive, Sustainability

Conceive, design, fabricate, develop, and compete with formula-style electric vehicles. It's your chance to demonstrate and prove both your creativity and engineering skills!

Challenge 📍 Worldwide
Edu Students challenge First robotics > Dassault Systèmes

First Robotics

[OPEN] Challenge • Robotics

Combining the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology. 
FIRST is an international high school robotics competition that gives students real-world engineering experience.

Challenge 📍 France
Edu Students challenge Course en cours > Dassault Systèmes

Course en Cours

[OPEN] • Automotive, Sustainability

Concours pédagogique pour collégiens et lycéens autour des sciences, de la technologie et de l'Ingénierie avec un mini bolide à moteur électrique.

Challenge 📍 India
Edu Students challenge Aakruti 2023 > Dassault Systèmes

AAKRUTI 2023

[CLOSED] • Sustainability

Address the challenges of tomorrow by providing answers to longstanding problems through a nationwide product design contest for engineering, design and technology.

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The 3DEXPERIENCE is our latest solution on the Cloud, which brings together CATIA, SIMULIA and SOLIDWORKS all in one place!

To allow everyone to win a prize, we are giving away best-in-class solutions, training materials and a dedicated support community to all teams and students taking part.

So… Ready to participate in one the Challenges listed? Register to obtain free access to the 3DEXPERIENCE now!

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