Egypt ROV local competition

22 Feb 2019, AASTMT, Alex.

Egypt ROV local competition is an annual local competition that is held in Egypt, which was firstly launched on 2012 in association with the Arab Academy for science and technology “AASTMT”, as ROVs perform underwater specific missions according to certain rules and guiding manual. This competition is considered a qualifying round for the Arab regional competition and then to international competition organized by the marine advanced technology education “MATE” Center as only eligible teams are to represent the Arab world at international MATE ROV competition.

Competition Timeline

  • 15 Nov. 2018 -
    31 Dec. 2018


  • 21
    Dec. 2018

    Opening Ceremony

  • 10
    Feb. 2019

    Video Submission

  • 22
    Feb. 2019


  • 20
    March 2019

    Technical report submission

  • 11-13
    April 2019

    Egypt & Arab Finals

  • 20-22
    June 2019

    International Finals

Egypt ROV local’19

It will be for explorer class only to go through the local competition the teams must be accepted in video submission.
The local competition consists of 2 parts (safety check and mission):

  • Safety check.
  • The mission will be TASK 3-Preserving History in the manual.
    You can check safety check and mission including the task in details, safety points, and Product Demonstration Prop Building Instructions here.
  • The local mission time will be 15 mins before it 5 min to set up.
  • Every team will have only one trial to do the task.


Egypt ROV'19 Local Competition Schedule