Student Competitions

MathWorks Minidrone Competitions

Learn Model-Based Design. Show off your skills. Have fun!

Competition Details

Get an introduction to Model-Based Design while challenging your peers.
You'll design a line follower algorithm using Simulink and learn how to model, simulate, and fly a minidrone.

Teams of 2 to 4 participants

Virtual or in-person competition rounds

No participation fees

Complimentary MathWorks software

Competitions Around the World

Regional Competition Format Venue Application Deadline Simulation Submission Deadline
SJTU China 2021 In Person Shanghai, China August 2, 2021
1 p.m. EST
September 30, 2021
Japan 2021 Virtual Microsoft Teams September 17, 2021
10 a.m. EST
October 1, 2021
RMIT 2021 Virtual Webex December 6, 2021
1:00 p.m. EST
December 20, 2021
Turkey 2022 In Person Istanbul, Turkey December 6, 2021
1:00 p.m. EST
December 20, 2021
Brussels-Wallonia 2022 Virtual Webex December 13, 2021
1:00 p.m. EST
December 20, 2021
Nordics and Baltics 2022 In Person Lyngby, Denmark March 14 2022,
1:00 p.m. EST
March 25, 2022

MathWorks Minidrones Competition Video Series