IT Student Challenge Deutschland 2024
15/09/2024 to 30/11/2024
15 minutes

The IT Student of the Year Challenge Germany is an online competition designed to inspire creative and dynamic computer science Students & young Professionals located in Germany.

The challenge is played online and open for a period of 10 weeks. Registration is free and open during the entire duration of the Challenge.

The participants have 15 minutes to give the correct answer(s) to 20 questions. The questions are multiple-choice with one correct answer.  

Follow the steps to participate:

  1. Sign up on Sign in on your profile
  2. Click on participate 
  3. Take a deep breath & click Start

Jury and ambassadors

Jochen Huber
Professor of Computer Science
Furtwangen University
Alexander Schiendorfer
Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt
Christian Drumm
FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences
Malte Behrmann
BBW Hochschule
Jeronimo Castrillon
TU Dresden
Ghassan Karame
Professor of Computer Science
Ruhr University Bochum
Heiko Hamann
University of Konstanz
Tatyana Ivanovska
Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden
Seyed Eghbal Ghobadi
Professor of Computer Vision and Machine Learning
Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
Nils Jansen
Associate Professor
Radboud University
Swati Chandna
Professor - Data Science
SRH Hochschule Heidelberg
Rene Brunner
Hochschule Macromedia, University of Applied Sciences
Thomas Kopinski
University of South Westphalia
Elif Bilge Kavun
Assistant Professor
Universität Passau
Anna Gomes
Postdoctoral Researcher
Universität Rostock
Mladen Berekovic
Universität zu Lübeck
Peter Thiemann
University of Freiburg
Helena Liebelt
Professor of Computer Science
Deggendorf Institute of Technology
Martin Alexander Neumann
Audit Manager for IT security
Deutsche Bundesbank
Marian Benner-Wickner
Professor für Technische Informatik
IU Internationale Hochschule
Jiejun Hu
Assistant professor in Computer Science
Lancaster University Leipzig
Michael Huber
Professor apl. Mathematics & Computer Science
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
Stefan Klingelhoefer
Dekan Fachbereiche Informatik und Wirtschaftsinformatik/ Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Provadis Hochschule
Maria Matheou
Junior Professor
University of Stuttgart
Holger Morgenstern
Dean Faculty of Computer Science
Albstadt-Sigmaringen University
Stefan Edlich
Beuth University of Technology Berlin
Axel Schmolitzky
Prof. Dr.
HAW Hamburg
Stefan Schlechtweg
Hochschule Anhalt
Markus Thimmel
Professor für Wirtschaftsinformatik mit Fokus auf Digitale Transformation & IT-Consulting
Hochschule München
Sohan Lal
Junior Professor
Hamburg University of Technology
Matthias Krauledat
Professor Informatik
Hochschule Rhein-Waal
Sebastian Lempert
IU International University of Applied Sciences
Detlev Buchholz
Professor für Digitalisierung und Wirtschaftsinformatik
Europäische Fernhochschule Hamburg
Jens Albrecht
TH Nuernberg
Samuel Kounev
Professor of Computer Science
University of Würzburg
Sabine Berninger
Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (DHBW) Heidenheim
Boris Bauke
Technical University Aschaffenburg
Andreas Wübbeke
Fachhochschule Südwestfalen
Jan Oliver Ringert
Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

After completing the Challenge, you will see your result immediately, but you will not be given the correct answer(s). At the end of the Challenge, the details of your score will be released privately to you so that you can understand your mistakes.

The Challenge runs on a secure platform managed by EDITx. EDITx will collect the following personal data of the participants: first name, last name, date of birth, email, mobile and school/University. Personal data is used for the following purposes:

  • To monitor the correct competition process
  • To analyse and optimise EDITx
  • To set up the stat board & leaderboard at the end of the Challenge

Editx will use the contact details of the participants for the following purposes: 

  • To deliver the prizes to the best participants
  • To share the results of the challenge

EDITx Regulation and general conditions

Cookies, intellectual property, data privacy, responsibility, applicable law and court jurisdiction: for more information, see Challenge termsTerms of Use and Privacy Policy.