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
EMEA 2021 Virtual Webex August 2, 2021
1 p.m. EST
August 16, 2021
SJTU China 2021 In Person Shanghai, China August 2, 2021
1 p.m. EST
September 30, 2021
Colombia 2021 Virtual Webex September 10, 2021
1 p.m. EST
October 1, 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

MathWorks Minidrones Competition Video Series