Annual competition for high school students in the field of economics. The competition’s activities are designed to stimulate creative problem-solving skills among students interested in Economics, Business, and Finance.
Turkey Economics Olympiad (TEO) is an annual olympiad in economics organized for students at the highschool level in Turkey. TEO is the only accredited institution in Turkey that can form a national team to be sent to the International Economics Olympiad (IEO). Turkey Economics Olympiad team also provides mentorship and networking opportunities to its alumni to help the next generation’s economists and policymakers. TEO aims to promote economics education awareness within highschool students in Turkey, and eventually incorporate economics into the national curriculum of the Republic of Turkey.
Turkey Economics Olympiad has 3 aims:
The classic Olympiad with all the sections of the original Olympiad. The winners of the TEO in English will form the team for Turkey at the International Economics Olympiad (IEO).
The olympiad in Turkish designed for those who are not very comfortable with English language, or just want to test their economics skills. We encourage everyone interested to apply! The winners will receive various awards, but will not be featuring on the team for the IEO.
Applicants can take both exams. TEO in English contestants may also use the Turkish test as a prep test for the Olympiad.
1. Open-ended Economics Exam (English) (1 hour)
2. Multiple choice Economics Exam (English) (1 hour)
3. Financial Literacy Game (2 hours)
4. Business case study (1 day)
1. Multiple choice Economics Exam (1 hour)
2. Financial literacy game (2 hours)
After applying to the TEO, you’ll have to take the exams according to your chosen language. Then, if you are selected for the IEO Turkey Team, you’ll have exam preparation sessions for the IEO.
Turkey Economics Olympiad is an organization that runs as a non-profit. We aim to make economics education accessible to the Turkish youth by running the Olympiad in both languages, and providing opportunities for learning for all of our attendees.
We aim to make economics education incorporated into the Turkish national curriculum, and increase awareness for the subject of economics on the highschool level.
Turkey Economics Olympiad has been providing its alumnus and alumna to excel in academic life. Here is a list of our alumni, whom we present with pride.