JWQC/YWQC2020 - The Basis

Junior World Quizzing Championships(JWQC) 2020 & Youth World Quizzing Championships(YWQC) 2020 Tokyo venue (Proceed with English)


Date: 22nd February 2020


Address: 2-1 Kanda Odawacho, Chiyada-ku, Tokyo-to


   Hinoki Building 4th floor Small meeting room



Venue Capacity: 20


Doors open: 13:30          Quiz start: 14:00          Quiz ends: 16:15


Eligibility for participation:

JWQC is open to anyone under the age of 18 as of September 1st, 2019.

YWQC is open to anyone between the ages of 19 and 30 as of September 1st, 2019.

If you are over 31 years old, you may still participate, but please beware that you result will not be eligible for either rankings.


Entry fee: 500 yen


(entry closed)



Organizer: JWQC/YWQC Japan Competition Executive Committee (Competition chairman : Hitomi Kondo)


Any inquiries: japan@worldquizzing.com



Contestants will compete against each other and other contestants worldwide with the score based on the same set of 120 questions. The questions will be asked on a paper exam format (no multiple choice - all single written answers).


Contestants can choose from taking the English or Japanese version of the questions, and may answer in either language.


Last year, around 450 contestants partisipated among 15 countries. You can find the results of last time(2019) from here.


For further details about the event, please refer to the following URL: