Welcome to RoboWars: Montréal’s Annual Sumo-Bot Competition!

Come show your engineering mettle against a slew of participants from Montréal and beyond! Build a robot that can stand its ground and eject your opponents out of the arena!

RoboWars 2016 Highlights


Participation is unrestricted: students at Concordia or other Montréal universities, members of the Montréal community, or even visitors from outside the city are invited to enter the competition! Participants may register as a team or individually, but every competitor may only be associated to one competing robot. Restrictions may apply to prize eligibility. These rules are detailed by the Official Rules, below.

Competitors must pay all required entrance fees.

When & Where

The 2016 Competition will be held on Sunday, March 6 at the Concordia SGW campus downtown: MB 1.210, JMSB Building, 1450 rue Guy, Montréal, Québec, Canada. The nearest metro station is Guy-Concordia. A map is shown below.

Robowars is held during Concordia’s Engineering Week.

Rules & Registration



RoboWars is proudly sponsored by:

  • Type Robotics
  • Eligibility Everyone (incl. non-student)
  • When Sunday, March 6, 2016 (Registration: February 21, 2016)
  • Prizes $1000 / $500 / $250 + 1 Student Prize