The 6th International Schools Debating Championship
The 6th International Schools Debating Championship, the biggest Arabic debating event in the world for schools. More than 40 countries take part in the international championship to debate, discuss, and explore opinions on some of the world's most talked about topics, as well as compete for the title to be the world champions.
Phase 1 Registration Begins
(Registering School / Institute through team coordinator)
12th February 2023
Phase 1 Registration Ends
12th March 2023
Phase 2 Registration Begins
(Teams Selections & registering debaters)
16th March 2023
Phase 2 Registration Ends
6th April 2023
6 - 7 May 2023
All teams will debate in 5 preliminary rounds. The qualification rounds will take place virtually (online).
2 - 4 September 2023
The top 16 teams – 12 teams open category and 4 teams AFL category – will qualify to the final rounds in Doha Qatar. Teams will debate amongst them in a series of rounds leading up to the AFL finals and the semifinals then final round for the open category.