The Model of the International Criminal Court is an annual competition on international criminal law held by the Higher School of Economics. Established in 2012. The competition is held in the form of an imitation of a trial in one of the chambers of the International Criminal Court, the participants represent the positions of the defense, the Prosecutor's Office and the victims or a third state.
The competition is held in Russian and consists of two stages. After the case is published in November, the teams prepare written memoranda until February. The oral presentation stage consists of qualifying rounds, semi-finals among 2 groups of teams and the final at the International Criminal Court in The Hague (the Netherlands).