MERIT 2018

The search for the 28th MERIT Champions is about to start

1) Information for student games can be found by clicking on the Universities button on the home page of

 2) MERIT 2018

Registration for MERIT 2018, the annual construction business game run with the support of the ICE, CIOB and ICE for the 28th time will open in November 2017. A large and international participation is in prospect. The prize fund donated by sponsors stands at £5000

In its 28th Competition MERIT is well established in developing skills and knowledge in company and financial management together with teamwork, leadership and disciplined decision making preparing participants for future senior roles.

Teams can leave an expression of interest on and can register for MERIT 2018 from November. Teams who do not have the full details to register such as a full list of team members or a Purchase Order can use the pre-registration facility on the web-site and complete the rest of their details when available.

The winners in 2017 were a team from Atkins China.

3) CIOB’s Global Student Challenge 2018

The CIOB’s Global Student Challenge is played annually attracting a global entry from Universities. Registration for the GSC 2018 will begin in November 2017 with the online phase being played over March and April 2018 with the top six teams together with their tutor being invited to attend the Final in Toronto in July 2017. The winners will receive the Crane award and mentoring to aid their career planning and to assist in developing tomorrow’s leaders.

The winners in 201& were Tartan Construction a team from Glasgow Caledonian University.

See CIOB’s web site and