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2023 Competition Registration

Registration for Design Challenge 2023 opens on 27 October 2022

If you would like to take part please complete our online registration form, or if you would like more information, contact us

Enter the challenge

How to run internal university competitions

The Regional Competition will have four sections, the rules for which can be viewed in full in the General Specification:

The three teams with the highest scores in the main competition heats will go forward into the final run-off. The winner of the run off will represent the university at their regional competition.

  • Autodesk Award

    In addition to the overall Design Challenge awards, Autodesk have set the brief for their own award which they will present. The brief for this award is:

    “The Design Challenge solution which makes best use of Fusion 360 Generative Design, to directly impact upon and improve the performance of their solution”

    This may be in one of 3 ways:

    • Lightweight
    • Performance through increased strength
    • Parts consolidation

    Prizes for this award include:

    • VIP tour of Autodesk’s Technology Centre in Birmingham
    • Invitation to present at Autodesk University in London.
    • Individual prizes for each team member.

    To enter a submission for this award, simply create a 1 minute video presenting your Generative Design solution.

  • Marketing materials for sharing

    Please see ‘Competition Resources’ above to download our marketing materials.