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The Swiss Young Naturalists' Tournament (SYNT) is a Swiss competition held in English, where science enthusiasts aged 12 to 16 from anywhere in Switzerland can participate. In a preparatory phase they carry out a small research project, whose results are presented and defended at the actual tournament.

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IYNT

The International Young Naturalists' Tournament (IYNT) is the international counterpart of the national competition. Teams from all over the world compete against each other and a diverse social program promotes social contact of members from different teams.

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Pro IYPT-CH

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Pro IYPT-CH is the organization that organizes not only the national tournament SYNT and the SYNT Workshop but also the preparation for both the SYNT as well as the IYNT and the qualification for the Swiss team.

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We are happy to announce that the SYNT 2017 will take place on the 6th of May on the campus of the FHNW in Brugg-Windisch. We are delighted to have found an attractive venue for our participants and are already looking forward to the very first SYNT. Thank you for having us FHNW!

During the SYNT the teams (each consisting of two students) compete against each other in so called Science Fights. The Science Fights are accompanied by an attractive social program including lab visits, opening ceremony, lunch and dinner as well as the big final and the subsequent award ceremony. More information about the tournament can be found here.

Interested in participating at the SYNT but not sure how to prepare for it? We are delighted to offer you the SYNT workshop as a solution. During a three-day workshop you will get the chance to work on a selected SYNT-problem and receive tailored coaching by our mentors. Please note that for organizational reasons only the problems A, C, D, E, G, H, J, K, L will be offered during the SYNT Workshop. The SYNT Workshop takes place between the 19th and 21st of April 2017 at Science Lab at University of Zurich.

Students aged 12 to 161) can participate at the SYNT. All costs (incl. food and transportation) will be covered. The competition is held in English.

Registration is now open until the 19th of March:

Register here! 

For questions please use the contact form.

 

Important documents: 

 

1) Participants must not turn 17 in the calender year of the respective tournament.

Interested in participating at the SYNT but not sure how to prepare for it? We are delighted to organize the SYNT Science Workshop to help you prepare for the SYNT. During a three-day workshop you will get the chance to work on a selected SYNT problem and receive tailored coaching by our experienced mentors. In addition, you will get to meet other participants and take part in different fun activities.

The Science Workshop 2018 will take place between the 13th and 15th of February at Zurich International School. Please note that for organizational reasons only the problems 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 will be offered during the Workshop.

All costs (incl. accommodation, food, transportation) will be covered. Should you require a confirmation of participation or should you have any questions, feel free to contact us

 

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