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 2003, 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.




Registration for the 2023/2024 Olympiad will be open in  August 2023.



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.


Do you need specific assistance for your participation at the swiss Olympiad due to a physical impairment, handicap or chronic illness? Here you find all information how we can support you and where to contact us. We will do our best to ensure that everyone can participate fairly.