The Dubai Lynx Student Competitions

Open to full-time university students between 18 and 25 years old, the Dubai Lynx Student Competitions aim to develop and showcase the region’s future creative superstars.

For student’s studying advertising, graphic design, marketing, communications, media or another relevant field, then the competition is an ideal opportunity to get experience working to a real brief, to be recognised by MENA’s creative greats and to be crowned the best in the region.

Lots of opportunity for young talent

See what's on offer.

Student Integrated Competition

This challenging competition asks students to craft and submit an attention grabbing campaigns using three forms of media in response to the brief set by a charity, NPO or CSR project. Get the brief and enter now.

Student Creative Competition for Print

A challenging and exciting chance for students to craft and submit a print campaign in response to a brief set by charity, NPO or CSR project. Get the brief and enter now.

MBC Group Student Initiatives

MBC Group has partnered with Dubai Lynx to offer students two exciting opportunities to kickstart their careers with a one-month internship at MENA’s leading media company.

Eligible countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Ghana, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, Westbank & Gaza, Western Sahara, Yemen.

Student Creative Competition for Print Winners 2018

Take a look at the work that won in 2018.

Student Integrated Competition Winners 2018

Be inspired by the work that won in 2018.

University of the Year

Each shortlisted or winning Student Competition entry accumulates points for the student's university, and the university with the highest score wins the prestigious University of the Year Award. The winner is celebrated at the Dubai Lynx Awards in March in front of industry greats.

2018 winner: American University in Dubai