Global Student Challenge offers students a chance to learn skills to stand out from the crowd as well as an opportunity to compete head to head in Hong Kong to win mentoring from industry leaders and CIOB Past Presidents. The challenge is open to students based anywhere in the world on a built environment Bachelor’s degree level course. Your team will manage your own virtual construction company, testing your strategic, marketing and financial skills to the limit. The winning team at the Hong Kong finals will receive a cash prize and each team member will also be personally mentored. Past mentors include Alan Crane CBE, Bob Heathfield and James Wates.
Global Student Challenge 2016 is now closed for entries. With teams entered from across three continents, it’s looking to be the biggest challenge yet. The official game will begin on 9 March 2016. The finals in Hong Kong will be in July.