UK Micromouse and Robotics Society

UKMARS is an organisation focused on encouraging Micromouse and and other robotics both in the UK and internationally and anyone can become a member.

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With the evolving circumstance arising from the Coronavirus outbreak our future events are kept under constant review. Please revisit this page to find out the current status of our programme of events

News and events

UK Micromouse Competition

Summer 2020

2020 Minos Conference

NEW DATE 14 and 15 November 2020

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, the 20th annual MINOS conference will now schedued for 14th and 15th November 2020 at the Quality Hotel in Coventry, U.K.

Find out more about MINOS here

2020 Autumn Competition

U.K Micromouse and Robotics Society Autumn Competition will be held on Saturday October 10th, 2020 at Hazlemere Community Centre


A simple beginner’s multi purpose robot platform.

UKMARS are creating a basic robot design that can be used in a variety of common contests such as line following, wall following, drag race. The robot is constructed using inexpensive and readily available materials, components and techniques.

See current progress on github


Past events

2019 Autumn Competition

U.K Micromouse and Robotics Society Autumn Competition was held Saturday October 12th, 2019. at Hazlemere Community Centre.

There were competitions for the drag race, line follower, classic micromouse (maze solver), half Size micromouse and wall following contests with both junior (schools) and senior competitors. Thanks to all who attended and made it a great day.

* See the Results and find out more here

2019 UK Micromouse

The UK main UK competition held in conjunction with BCU (Birmingham City University) on Saturday 1st June 2019.

See the Results and find out more here

2019 Minos Conference 19th annual MINOS conference was held on 6th and 7th April 2019 at the Quality Hotel in Coventry, U.K.
A great range of topics were covered by our contributors with informal contests for robots held on the Sunday.
Find out more here

2018 Autumn Competition

The Autumn Competition was held on the 13/10/18 at Hazlemere Community Centre HP15 7UB.
A full programme of contests was held including: Maze Solving, Line Following, Wall Following and Drag Racing.
For the first time in the UK half size mice were seen running in a purpose built half size maze.

2018 UK Micromouse

Links and Resources

Robot Builders Resources

  • We have a whole section packed with useful links to online suppliers and resources
    Have a look.

Some starter robot projects

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