This year, 39 teams from four continents entered CIOB’s Global Student Challenge competition. They took their strategic, marketing, financial and management skills to the limit, developing disciplined decision making, teamwork and leadership. In the end, six teams qualified for the big final in Edinburgh.

 

The finalists are:

• Kanigara Banu – Universitas Indonesia

• KLMN Construction Group – George Brown College, Canada

• Resilient Construction – Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

• Toomer Oaks Construction – Auburn University, USA

• HOTPOT CREW – Chongqing University, China

• Design & CurStruct – Curtin University, Australia

 

Follow the CIOB on Twitter to track the success of the teams throughout the final stages of the competition: @theCIOB. The winners will be announced at CIOB’s President’s Dinner on 27 June 2019. Find tickets for the event at: events.ciob.org.

 

 

 

 

Global Student Challenge Timeline

Step 1

Entries have now opened for the 2019 game.

5 November 2018

Time to start thinking about gathering your teams together.

Step 2

The Foundation Years Begin

28 January 2019

Teams will begin the first stage of the competition and get some good practice before the Early Years.

Step 3

Registration will close.

28 February 2019

Trials will be finishing off for the registered teams.

Step 4

The Early Years begin

1 March 2019

Good luck to all teams! This stage will take place over six weeks.

Step 5

Finalists are announced

19 April 2019

We'll announce the final six teams who have made it through to play in the finals! Exact date tbc.

Step 6

Finals Week

23 June 2019

The finals will take place 23-27 June 2019

IN PICTURES

Global Student Challenge 2017