Above the Challenge

Inspiring students in technology and engineering since 2011

Against All Odds

IDE (Innovation, Design and Engineering) Series is a national coding, engineering, and robotics competition event. The aim of the competition is to challenge students on problem solving across domains such as electronics, programming, and mechanical design. Read on…

IDE Series 2023

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IDE Series started with IDE Challenge with 11 teams.


IDE Robotics was introduced as a competition event centring on surprise mission-based LEGO Mindstorms robotics competition.


IDE Maker was started as an electronics project development competition event using the Arduino micro-controller.

2018 & 2022

Five new competition events are introduced: IDE Junior Maker, IDE Sprint & IDE Mech Wars, followed by IDE Code Builder & IDE Code Hacker.


We have 8 exciting competition events for you!!!

IDE Robotics

IDE Maker / VEX

IDE Sumobot

IDE Code Builder / Code Hacker

IDE Sprint

IDE Challenge


  • Primary Category (9-12 years old)
  • Secondary Category (13-16 years old)
  • Tertiary Category (16-19 years old)
  • Open to all┬áSingapore schools, international schools (both local and foreign), and public teams (as long as age criterion is met)

$75 per team

Early Bird Registration closing date on 15 March 2024

$95 per team

Normal Registration closing date on 15 April 2024

10% Off

For first time participating schools


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Are you an organisation with unique synergies with IDE Series? Be it sponsorship or new competition events, we will love to hear from you.