Participate at the Chemistry Olympiad

So, are you up for the challenge? Are you interested in chemistry and want to meet like-minded people? If so, go ahead and be part of the Chemistry Olympiad. 


Who can participate?

Everyone born on or after 1 July 2004, going to a Swiss Highschool or vocational training school (or one from Lichtenstein respectively) can participate, as long as one is not immatriculated at an University.



When can one register?

Registration for the Chemistry Olympiad is now open. You can take the online exam until 27 September 2024. Click here to go to the exam.



The exam

The multiple-choice test takes 40 minutes and can be taken online or on paper. Here you can find old exams to practise.


Any more doubts?

Let Jasmin's and Yannik's experience at the Chemistry Olympiad convince you:

Good to know


Our old exams will help you prepare. We are always available to answer any questions you may have. We look forward to welcoming you to the Swiss Chemistry Olympiad!



What can you expect after the 1st round of the Chemistry Olympiad? Here you can find the complete schedule of the competition.

Confidential contact

We are open to participants and volunteers who are looking for advice. We take your complaints and reports seriously and treat them confidentially.

Jasmin Frei

Confidential contact, Board Chemistry Olympiad, Student


Fabian Hollinger

Confidential contact, Student