Formula Student


Key dates

Here you will find the key dates for document submission deadlines for Class 1, Class 2 and FS-AI teams for the Formula Student competition. 

FS2020 Class 1 Key Dates - last updated 18/03/2020

FS2020 Concept Class Key Dates - last updated 18/03/2020

FS2020 FS-AI Key Dates - last updated 18/03/2020

These are likely to be continuously updated. Make sure your team are checking back to make sure you are working to the most up to date file.



  • Learn to Win 2020 takes place
  • Rules for FS2020 released
  • Financial Awards for FS2020 released


  • Set up / Update team account.


  • Financial Awards application deadline
  • Design Concept Specification deadline
  • Date for 2019 competition confirmed


  • Team Selections take place
    Teams will have until February to accept their place and
    pay their entry fee - CHECK KEY DATES DOCS
  • Confirmed entry list and reserve list published online
  • Apply for free IMechE Student Affiliate membership


  • Structural Equivalency Spreadsheet (SES) due
  • Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) due

MARCH 2020

  • Impact Attenuator Data due

MAY 2020

  • Engineering Design Report and Spec Sheet due

JUNE 2020

  • Cost Report due

JULY 2020

  • 5 days at Silverstone

Past key dates

FS2019 key dates documents are available for reference here.
FS2019 Class 1 Key Dates
FS2019 Class 2 Key Dates
FS2019 FS-AI Key Dates

FS2018 key dates documents are available for reference here.
FS2018 Class 1 Key Dates
FS2018 Class 2 Key Dates
Documents last updated: 03/05/2018

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