How to Register for ICPC Preliminary Round (Round - 1)

To register for the ICPC online, you can:

  1. Go to the ICPC website: [Sign Up] - (The ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest)
  2. Click the “Sign up” button
  3. Fill in all the required fields
  4. Create your personal contestant ID
  5. Log in with your contestant ID
  6. Fill in all the necessary information
  7. Create a team with a mentor/coach from your college
  8. Your mentor will fill the form using their ID
  9. All team members have to confirm the invitation of the mentor
  10. Register with your local organizer as per their instruction

Your email address will be your unique username. Your password must be at least 8 characters long and is case-sensitive.

The ICPC typically has an online contest from October to December. Selected teams are called for the onsite contest.

To register for the ICPC preliminary round, you will need to:

1)Find your regional site. The ICPC is divided into several regions, each with its own preliminary round. You can find your regional site on the ICPC website.

2)Find the registration information for your regional site. The registration information will vary from site to site, but it will typically include the registration start and end dates, the registration fee, and the eligibility requirements.

3)Create a team. Your team must consist of three students from the same university or college. You can create a team on the ICPC Global Site.

4)Register your team. Once you have created a team, you will need to register it with your regional site. The registration process will also vary from site to site, but it will typically involve submitting your team name, team members, and coach contact information.

Here are some additional tips for registering for the ICPC preliminary round:

1)Register early. Registration deadlines vary from site to site, so it is important to register as early as possible. This will give you more time to prepare for the contest.

2)Pay the registration fee. The registration fee also varies from site to site, but it is typically a small fee.

3)Make sure you meet the eligibility requirements. The eligibility requirements for the ICPC vary from site to site, but they typically include being a full-time student at the university or college you are representing.

4)Contact your regional site if you have any questions. The contact information for your regional site can be found on the ICPC website.

Please note that the registration process for the ICPC preliminary round may change from year to year. It is always best to check with your regional site for the most up-to-date information.

1)Only students enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate programs at accredited institutions are eligible to participate in the ICPC.

2)A student can only represent one institution in a specific calendar period.

3)A student can only participate in the ICPC finals no more than twice and in the regionals no more than five times.

Here are some additional tips for registering for the ICPC preliminary round:

1)Register your team as early as possible. Some regional sites have a limited number of teams that they can accommodate.

2)Make sure that your team meets all of the eligibility requirements.

3)Pay the registration fee on time. Late payments may not be accepted.

4)Keep an eye on the regional site’s website for updates about the contest.

I hope this helps!


  • You can find the team id for filling out the registration form by following the steps here
  • For Chennai registration, the id here refers to the ICPC Global team id

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