Around 200 best young geographers from more than 40 countries around the world participated at the 14th International Geography Olympiad, which was opened on August 2, 2017, at the National Theatre in Belgrade.
Singidunum University was one of the hosts of this competition. The written and electronic tests of the Geography Olympiad were held at our university building in Kumodraška Street.
The International Geography Olympiad is the most important event of its kind, intended for the best 16 to 19 year old geography students from all over the world. Talented geographers checked their knowledge in three disciplines - written and multimedia tests, and field work.
The organizer of the event was the Regional Center for Talented Youth Belgrade 2 with the support of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia, the City of Belgrade, the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, the Faculty of Geography of the University of Belgrade, and Singidunum University.
12th International Geography Olympiad was held in Moscow, 13th in Beijing, and after Belgrade, it will be hosted by Montreal and Hong Kong.