Student project contest
The University of Tartu Institute of Computer Science and IT Academy announces the IT Student Project Contest.
The project submitted has to be in the field of IT. It can be practical or theoretical research or implementation project. It may be associated with any course, or be a completely new and personal initiative. For example a project from a course, educational resource, public software, a start-up idea etc.
Participation is open to undergraduate (BSc) and graduate (MSc) students of the University of Tartu regardless of the curriculum in teams of one or up to five. A project can have one supervisor.
Projects will be evaluated in three categories:
- First-year Bachelor's level.
- Bachelor's level.
- Master's level.
This year there is a special prize for a student project, which is related to the University of Tartu Delta Center!
In the Bachelor’s and Master’s categories, at least ⅔ of the authors (except the supervisor) have to be students of the appropriate level. In the first-year Bachelor’s category, all authors must be first-year Bachelor students.
The deadline for submitting the project is May 24 (including). To participate upload your poster and project’s public web address where one can access the project results to https://courses.cs.ut.ee.
In every category, the prize fund is 2,400 euros. €1, 000 for I, €800 for II, and €600 for III places in every category. The committee retains the right to make decisions as they see best. Special categories can be created and awarded as the Institute sees fit.
Evaluation and announcement of the winners
The presentation, evaluation, and announcement of the winners will take place on May 28 in the Delta Centre. The winners will be selected at the same event day based on the feedback of the Institue employees and invited representatives. The institute will print the posters for projects submitted
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