The BPhO is to encourage the study of physics and to recognise excellence in young physicists through fourteen annual physics competitions. Why not take the challenge!
The 2023 International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophyics was held in Chorzów, Poland, in August. The UK team of five members was outstandingly successful, returning with five gold medals. More details...
Round 1 Webinars for Students: Thursday 21st Sept 2023 weekly until 26th October.
Please see our page of Competition Dates & Events for details and to sign up.
Please see our page of Competition Dates & Events for our British Physics Olympiad, British Astronomy & Astrophyics Olympiad and Computational Physics Challenge competitions.
“ I got a silver - have to say I’m pretty chuffed ”
We recognise that teachers are busy and aim to make our competitions as easy as possible to run in your school. Most examination papers require just one hour, either in lessons, after school or at home. Many can be run as two parts in separate sessions.