5G Student Battle

Would you like to think about solutions for the future? Would you like to meet national and international top players from the world of telecoms and research? Register for the 5G Hackaton on 14 and 15 March 2020! 

5G = the latest generation of mobile internet

5G is the latest generation of mobile communication and the successor of 4G. 5G is much faster, can send much more data, is more reliable and ensures a longer battery life at the same time. The delays in the network are much, much shorter. New applications, such as virtual reality and the Internet of Things, become possible with the much faster data speeds of 5G. Read more about the characteristics of 5G.

For whom?

The 5G Student Battle is intended for students who are interested in the technology behind 5G, in solutions with 5G or in the user side. The 5G Student Battle is not just intended for students from technical courses, but also for students with an affinity for design, the use of new technology, business administration or business acumen. Read more...


Top prize
The winning team wins VR glasses for each team member. 

Public’s prize of  €5,000
The public at the 5G Student Battle will distribute €5,000 amongst the participating teams. 

Each participant receives an official certificate of participation. 

Which theme do you prefer?

Participants in the 5G Student Battle work in a team on a solution within one of the themes (see also the left menu). On your registration form you can state your theme of preference. 

Practical information

Practical information

  • You can register up to 17 January 2020 by using the form on this page.
  • You can register individually or together with another student; this is taken into account when the teams are created. Remember, the person with whom you register should register himself or herself with the registration form on this website. 
  • In January you will receive an invitation for a selection and introduction meeting.
  • Shortly after the meeting, you will hear whether you are selected for the 5G Student Battle. We have places for 36 students. 
  • The 5G Student Battle is on 14 and 15 March! 

More practical info and terms and conditions!

I register for the 5G student battle 2020!
  • State your preferred themes below.