International Junior Science

Olympiad 2019

Doha, QATAR.

3rd until 12th December, 2019

IJSO Qatar 2019

Engaging in consultation with relevant stakeholders

The 16th International Junior Science Olympiad will take place in Doha, Qatar from the 3rd to the 12th of December. It is organized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in collaboration with Qatar University. More than 300 bright students aged 15 years and younger, from more than 50 countries around the world, will meet during the Science Olympiad to test their knowledge and skills in physics, biology and chemistry.

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More than 65 countries from all over the world!

Welcome Notes

Preparations started in 2016 by engaging in consultation with relevant stakeholders.

It's worth mentioning that Qatar is the first Arab country to organize this international tournament.


Dr. Ibrahim El naeemy

Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE)

Qatar’s winning opportunity to host one of the most important international scientific competitions for students at this stage, which was achieved by Qatar shortly after its participation in the Olympiad.


Fawziya Al Khater

Assistant Undersecretary for Educational Affairs, at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE)