PLANCKS “Physics League Across Numerous Countries for Kick-Ass Students” is an international theoretical physics competition run by the International Association of Physics Students, to decide which country has the most “kick-ass” bachelor and masters students. Students will compete in teams to solve a set of challenging physics problems in four hours at the final which will be hosted in May 2021 by Portugal.

The UK and Ireland sends two teams each year as their representatives to the finals. To determine these teams in February 2021 the UK and Ireland preliminaries will be hosted by The University of Kent, the top two performing teams at the will receive fully-funded participation fees to the international competition and their travel fess covered.

For more information on PLANCKS see iaps-PLANCKS