TPU Hosts the Qualifying Stage of «Case-in» International Engineering Championship

Tomorrow, on January 28 the registration for the V «Case-in» International Engineering Championship starts. Tomsk Polytechnic University traditionally hosts the qualifying stage of the championship. During four months of qualifying competition more than three thousand students will compete for a pass to the final stage of the championship, which will take place in Moscow on May 30-31, 2017.

«Case-in» International Engineering Championship is the most large-scale practice-oriented project held as a competition in solving engineering cases (practical tasks) among students of fuel and energy and mineral resources complexes. The championship includes five areas (leagues): power industry, mining, geological exploration, oil and gas engineering and metallurgy.

«For the last five years the championship has become the authoritative industry platform uniting all parties interested in the development of engineering and technical potential of Russia: the state, companies, universities, public initiatives, and youth.

Participating in the championship, you solve real problems of industrial enterprises, adopt invaluable experience of outstanding professionals and have the opportunity to build your career path»

- Said Aleksandr Novak, Minister of Energy of Russia.

At the Championship teams are offered the tasks developed on the basis of real production issues. The championship participants have to study the materials, suggest the original technical solutions, calculate the efficiency with economic, social and environmental criteria, and make presentations.

Championship consists of full-time qualifying stages held at 47 leading technical universities in Russia and CIS countries, and Moscow final stage for the best teams.


At Tomsk Polytechnic University the qualifying stage will take place on March 21 in the International Cultural Center (13v, Usov Street). Here participants will compete in three leagues: power industry, geological exploration, and oil and gas engineering.


You can register for participation at the Championship website.

In late May the best ones will go to the finals in Moscow, where they will compete with the students and postgraduate students from Russian, Kazakhstan and Mongolia universities for the title of the best engineering student teams and for the opportunity to have internships in the leading companies.

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«Case-in» International Engineering Championship is the successor of the All-Russian Championship in Solving Cases in Mining Industry (2013 - 2014) and the All-Russian Championship in Solving Cases of Energy Industry (2015).  More details on the website of «Case-in» International Engineering Championship.