International Association of Physics Students (IAPS)

The IAPS is an association of physics students and student societies from around the globe, working to promote peaceful collaborations amongst them.

International Association of Physics Students (IAPS)

Since 1987, the International Association of Physics Students (IAPS) has worked continuously to support friendly relations and collaboration between physics students.

IAPS activities


The IAPS supports its members in their academic and professional work, as well as discussing and acting on scientific, social and cultural issues. IAPS is a recognised non-for-profit NGO run entirely by students from around the world with a spirit of mutual understanding and equality. IAPS runs an annual International Conference for Physics Students (ICPS); an annual physics competition, Physics League Across Numerous Countries for Kick-ass Students (PLANCKS); visits to global research institutions, summer schools, exchange programmes, outreach activities, and multinational meetings all over the world.

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Follow the IAPS on Twitter @iaps_physics

Follow the IAPS on Facebook @iapsfb

Connect with the IAPS on LinkedIn @iaps-physics

Follow the IAPS on Instagram @iaps.physics

Subscribe to the IAPS YouTube channel @InternationalAssociationofPhysicsStudents

The International Association of Physics Students (IAPS) has been a Member of the International Science Council since 2023.

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