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MathWorks Minidrone Competition

Turkey 2022 | Istanbul, Turkey

Learn how to develop an autonomous minidrone line follower and develop key skills like Model-Based Design relevant to the industry—all while having fun using drones!

The application deadline has passed for this competition.

Turkey 2022 Competition Details

Control Systems

Round 1 | Simulation

Develop path planning, image processing, and control systems for a minidrone line follower in simulations


Round 2 | Deployment

Deploy algorithms designed during the simulation round to a Parrot Mambo minidrone


This competition is open to students from universities in Turkey.

Get Ready to Fly

1. Apply to receive all the competition materials. 

2. Watch the MathWorks Minidrone Competition video series to better understand the competition details.

3. Review the competition rules and guidelines.

4. Complete MATLAB Onramp, Simulink Onramp, and Stateflow Onramp courses before starting to work on your algorithm.

Competition Timeline




06 December 2021, 1:00 p.m. EST
Simulation Submission

27 December 2021

Finalists Declaration 31 January 2022
Final Round 13 May 2022

No participation fees


Free self-paced tutorials


Complimentary MathWorks software