Official rules


Official Rules

The complete IPT Rules have been approved by the International Organizing Committee in November 2016 and can be found here : IPT Rules.

Play Rules

An excerpt of the official rules that regroups only the rules of play can be found here: Play Rules. 

Please note that in case of conflict, only the official rules will be considered.

Frequent questions

If you have questions about the rules of IPT, please check out our FAQ. If your question remains unanswered, do not hesitate to get in touch with us!

Who can participate?

Up to 18 teams can participate:

  • 1 team per country (except hosting country which can provide two teams)
  • 6 Bachelor or Master students per team (no PhD student)
  • 1-2 team leaders for each team to also participate as jury members

How much does it cost ?

Each team has to pay a participation fee of EUR 1100.-. This covers the accommodation, catering during the tournament, the transportation around the city and all activities related to the tournament for the team of up to 6 students and for up to 2 accompanying persons (team-leader and/or jury member). For any additional participants, an additional fee must be paid by the sending university or the participants to cover its accommodation and living costs. The travel costs from and to the tournament have to be paid by the teams.