The MERIT game platform is respected by industry and used by global construction companies as a training tool. Acting as a board of directors, teams succeed by developing disciplined decision making, teamwork and leadership. These skills will stay with you and provide a platform for developing your career.
Register now by clicking here which enables you to play the Foundation Years from 28 January to 14 March. This is where you learn how to play the game, test out different strategies and prepare your tactics for the competitive game. You can play the Foundation Years free of charge.
The Early Years start in March where you play competitively with teams across the globe to set out your strategy and make decisions that influence the success of your company.
One top scoring team from six universities after the Early Years will be taken on an all expenses paid trip to Edinburgh to play in the Final Rounds in June.
This competition is open to full time students.
Global Student Challenge is a realistic simulation where teams act as a Board of Directors running their own virtual construction company.
You will form a team of four full time students plus a tutor.
Your tutor can register by clicking here and then you will be able to choose a team name and enter your team details.
Payment is required when you commence the Early Years, enabling you to practice your tactics in the Foundation Years and learn how to play the game first.