Tournament of Minds (TOM)

challenging the world

TOM is a problem solving programme for teams of students from both primary and secondary years.

Tournament of Minds is one of the fastest growing international school programmes with the involvement of thousands of participants.

TOM aims to enhance the potential of our youth by developing diverse skills, enterprise, time management, and the discipline to work collaboratively within a competitive environment.

 Latest News 

STOP PRESS!!

in 2018 Australia and New Zealand will have brand new challenges for 

STEM

and

The ARTS

whilst keeping our favourite Language Literature and Social Sciences

Australian - Pacific Finals results

Congratulations to all the teams who competed at the Australian Pacific Finals on 28th October at Flinders University, Adelaide.

You can find the complete list of Winners and Honours.

TOM goes International

Teams are competing across the globe! 

in 2018 the Australian Pacific Finals will become the TOM International Finals.

Click here to see the Map of countries competing.

Exercising Young Minds

International School Dhaka (ISD) is the only school in Bangladesh to have taken part in the Tournament of Minds

This year the ToM finale in Bangkok, Thailand was held on February 26, involving 5 countries, 17 schools, 53 teams and 371 students.

ISD was the lone representative from Bangladesh and also had the largest contingent with 7 teams participating in all three disciplines of Math Engineering, Language Literature, and Social Sciences. ISD teams won first place in the Language Literature and Social Studies categories and qualified for the world finals to be held in Australia.

Read the full article

About

Tournament of Minds is one of the fastest growing international school programmes with the involvement of thousands of participants.

STEM is here!

ST & EM challenges are written with STEM education in mind.

Teams solve challenges from a choice of disciplines:

  • Science Technology
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Social Sciences
  • Language Literature

TOM aims to enhance the potential of our youth by developing diverse skills, enterprise, time management, and the discipline to work collaboratively within a competitive environment.

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Branches

Each branch (State, Territory or Country) conducts their own regional tournaments.

For information regarding your particular branch, go to the branch sub-site page.

Branch Sub-sites

Australia
International

Branch Contact details

Branches

International

For enquiries concerning TOM International, please contact us

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You will need to create an account in order to use the portal for School Registration, Team Nominations and to access other tournament resources.

User accounts prior to 2016 will not work!

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International Schools

We are now accepting on-line registrations from International schools.

If this is the first time that you'll be using on-line registration as an International school, please use this form to register a new school.

New School

 Workshops

Tournament of Mind runs a series of workshops conducted by our individual branches

Sign up for a workshop

 Challenges

Specific information on this year's challenges can be found on the Challenge Information page.

All other information is contained in the challenge 'Challenge Pack'. You should read them carefully!

 Results

Check the results from the most recent Tournaments

View the results
Photo gallery from this year's AP Final

 Information

Information for Facilitators, Parents & Schools

 Facilitators Guide 2017 (pdf)
 Parents Guide 2017 (pdf)
 Schools Guide 2017 (pdf)
 Student Guide 2017 (pdf)

 The TOM Curriculum

Find out how TOM can integrate with your School's curriculum.

 Introduction to Curriculum (pdf)

Additional curriculum information, for each challenge, is available for paid registrations.

 Judges

Information for Judges.

 Judges Guide 2017 (pdf)

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