World Robot Olympiad
Welcome to the 2023 season of the World Robot Olympiad (WRO)!
PSSEC is excited to launch the WRO 2023 season, Connecting The World in Pakistan and we’re happy to continue our collaboration with WRO as the National Organizer to provide the Pakistani youth access to the global stage of innovative young minds.
PSSEC is happy to announce that in the 2023 season, we will be offering Robo Mission, Future Innovators and Future Engineers:
Elementary: 8 – 12 year olds
Junior: 11 – 15 year olds
Senior: 14 – 19 year olds
Future Engineers: 14 to 19 years
Team Registration & Eligibility
– Team must comprise of 2 to 3 members and a coach. We highly recommend having 3 team members.
– RoboMission: Team must have access to a Lego Mindstorms NXT, EV3, Spike Prime or Robot Inventor kit.
– Future Innovators & Future Engineers: Any Robotics kit can be used, Lego or non Lego.
– Teams should have a coach and 3 x team members to manage all the work.
– If the team wants training to prepare for the competition, they need to contact the Robotics training providers/ STEM & Robotics Clubs within their region.
– Teams who wish to purchase the WRO Brick Set can get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
– All team costs will be borne equally by all team members.
– Team Registration Fee for the season: Rs 60,000/- (payable upon team registration)
Avail Rs 20,000 early bird discount on team registration before 30th April 2023
Team Registration Fee for the National Competition: Rs 9,500/- per team (payable by 30th June 2023)
– 1st place winners of all categories at the WRO Pakistan National Competition 2023 will qualify to participate in the International Final in Panama; 7-9 November 2023.
– 2nd place winners of all categories at the WRO Pakistan National Competition 2023 will qualify to participate in the Friendship Invitational in Odense, Denmark; 21-24 September 2023. ***Terms & conditions apply.***
– The cost of the international events will be shared with the qualifying teams after the National competition. Teams will have to follow the deadlines for submission of documents and fee strictly.
– Team Registration Starts: 6th February
– Team Registration Closes: 30th June
– WRO National Competitions, Karachi & Lahore;
Saturday 5th August & Saturday 12th August 2023 respectively.
– WRO International Competitions Preps (qualified teams only) begin:
To be decided; tentatively 5th August onwards