IBCC2019 is open to university students from the departments of architecture, civil engineering, landscape or other construction related courses. Full-time on-campus students, includes undergraduate students, master and PhD candidates, can participate in the competition and should enter as a team. Teams are constituted by: one advisor and three students. There should be at least one student from architecture, landscape architecture or architectural technology, and one student from civil or structural engineering. It is the latter’s responsibility to demonstrate the structural safety of the design, particularly for any proposal that is to be built in the INBAR Garden of 2019 Beijing Horticultural Expo.