About the International Standards Olympiad


13th International Standards Olympiad 「Create Your Dream with Standards!」

13th International Standards Olympiad
Preliminary Round

June 1 (Friday) ~ June 22 (Friday), 2018

  • For National applicants only: Cite cases in daily life wherein the lack of standards leads to inconvenience and propose solutions to address the problem
Main Tournament

To be held at the Kumhoasiana HRD Center from August 8 (Wednesday) to 10 (Friday), 2018 / 2 nights 3 days
25 teams of middle school division and high school division that passed the preliminary round → Solve the project task assigned on the day of the event

  • Each team must produce a standard model, create a portfolio, and make an oral presentation of the standardization output
  • [Events] Participating countries' culture introduction & Korean traditional culture show → Promote Hallyu & international exchange among youngsters
  • The Prime Minister Award (Grand Prix)
  • The Ministry of Education Award(Grand Prix for teachers)
  • IEC President Award (Special Medal)

  • The Ministry of Trade, Industry Minister Award (Gold Medal)
  • The KATS Administrator Award (Silver Medal)
  • The KSA Chairman Award / The Koftes Chairman Award (Bronze Medal)
for Participation

Middle school and high school students of Korea and participated countries in 3-person teams

※ 1 teacher assigned
※ In the main tournament, participation of overseas teams is planned
Required Documents 1 copy each of application form, preliminary project report, and consent form for collecting and using personal information
How to Apply Natioanl teams: Apply online through the Olympiad homepage / International teams: Contact your own National Standards Body(NSB)
Processing Fee Free
For inquiries, contact:
  • Global Standardization Center of Korean Standards Association
    Tel. 82-2-6009-4841, E-mail : hkchoi@ksa.or.kr
Hosted by Korean Agency for Technology and Standards
Organized by Korean Standards Association, Korean Federation of Technology Education Societies