Tournament Format

The 2024 Ethics Cup has a regionals-and-finals format.  Every registered team will compete initially in a regional tournament.  The regions are:

Large Capacity Regions

London, Queen’s University Belfast, Bangor University, University of Leeds

Medium Capacity Regions

University of Liverpool, North-east Scotland, University of Edinburgh, Caterham School, Nottingham, UWE Bristol

Small Capacity Regions


To determine your school’s region, consult this map.


The Finals

15 schools will progress to the finals at the University of St. Andrews, according to this formula:

11 Teams: Each regional winner

2 Teams: Top two performing non-winners from the large capacity regions

2 Teams: Top two performing non-winners from the medium capacity regions

Tiebreakers for best performance are explained on the scoring page.