App Olympics Competition

Join the UAE’s flagship contest for Mobile App Development.

This is your chance to dive into the exciting world of mobile app development, compete for prizes, showcase your creativity, and contribute to Dubai’s economic success. Whether you’re a student, a tech enthusiast, an entrepreneur, or an app development superstar, this competition is designed for you.

New to app development? We’ve got you covered! Our online courses are here to help build your skills and accelerate your app development journey.

Application currently closed. If you are interested to join the next edition, please complete the ‘Expression of Interest’ form below.


The competition is a multi-phase challenge where participants are required to submit their mobile app development ideas. The judging panel will evaluate the submitted projects and select the top performers for the January qualifiers.

Registration is now closed

Access online training modules and mentorship guidance. Once you have completed your application form, our team will be in touch with all the optional educational tools and resources available

Qualification phase and live events. We will announce if your idea has been selected for the next phase

Announcement of shortlisted semi-finalists

Semi Final – Pitch Day

Award ceremony hosted at the Museum of the Future


Enrolling in the competition enables you to:

  • Compete for a chance to build a fully funded mobile application
  • Benefit from complimentary access to a tailored package of mobile app development training modules to enhance your skills
  • Showcase your business and app concept on a global platform during the award ceremony
  • Gain access to prototyping tools to facilitate the creation of your product
  • Receive mentorship from industry experts
  • Access exclusive events
  • Connect with potential investors


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Competition is open to all ages

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Competition is open to Dubai residents and global tech startups interested in establishing a presence in Dubai

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Entrants should demonstrate a keen interest in developing mobile applications