EGOI - European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics

Qualify to the European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics!

Stefanie Zbinden

What is EGOI: EGOI is a competition where countries from all over Europe send their best female participants to compete. In addition to the two days of competiton there will be several excursions and other fun activities encouraging the participants to get to know each other. This years EGOI will be held in Zurich from June 13 to 19. For more information about EGOI visit

How to qualify: The qualification for EGOI runs via the SOI qualification. The top four female participants of the second round of SOI will form the Swiss EGOI team. So, if you want to participate at EGOI, start by creating an SOI account and participate in the first round!

Reasons to participate: During two days of competition you will be able to solve interesting algorithmic problems and compete against the best girls in Europe to show your skills. However, EGOI is not only about the competition but an opportunity to meet girls from all over Europe that share your interest in informatics. During a week with excursions and other fun activities, you have the chance to create friendships, get to know other cultures and exchange experiences.