Students of Classes 1 to 12 are eligible to appear for the 1st level Olympiads. There is no other eligibility criterion like minimum marks.
Students who qualify for the 2nd level exam include:
– Zone wise top 25 rank holders class-wise
– Top 5% of students’ class wise, who appear for the 1st level exam
– Class toppers from each participating school where at least 10 students from a class appear in the exam & scores 50% qualifying marks. In case registration is received section-wise, students with the highest marks, irrespective of the section will qualify for the 2nd level.
For section-wise registrations, the winner(s) of gold medal may not necessarily qualify for the second level. Students from classes 1 and 2 are not required to appear for the 2nd level exam and are ranked based on their performance in the first level exam.
Note: It is to be noted that the SOF does not encourage individual participation. Students who want to sit for the exam have to register through their schools only
Type Application Fees
Students of India, Bhutan, and Nepal :- Rs 125 (including GST)
Students of International Schools :- US$9
Honorarium of incharge, remuneration to teachers to teach, guide using study material supplied by SOF and other miscellaneous expenses for students of India, Bhutan, and Nepal :- Rs 25
Honorarium of incharge, remuneration to teachers to teach, guide using study material supplied by SOF and other miscellaneous expenses for students of International Schools :- US$1
As mentioned on the IEO Notification, you can apply for IEO 2019 only through your schools and not individually. Below is the participation process for the students to participate in the English Olympiad:
Registration: The SOF IEO is open to the students of 1st to 12th classes. Prospectus containing the registration forms are sent to all schools registered with the Science Olympiad Foundation. Schools not registered may also request for prospectus by sending an e-mail at email@example.com. Schools must return the registration forms to SOF, duly filled in and complete in all respects by the due date.
Roll Numbers: The school’s coordinating teacher will generate the students’ Roll Numbers as per the guidelines given. Also, a copy of these roll numbers along with the Students’ Registration Sheet (SRS) and School Registration Form (SRF) should be sent to the Foundation’s office before the due date of submission of forms.
Foundation will register the applicant school and the students and dispatch question papers and guidelines for conducting the examination. Principals/teachers should note that any school can be registered as a center for SOF IEO. No fee is required from the institution to become a registered examination center. A minimum of 10 students is required to be registered from each school for SOF IEO.
The SOF IEO is conducted on three dates for Level 1. Each school may select a date for conducting the SOF IEO as per its convenience. Each date of exam has a separate question paper. Change of date for conducting the SOF IEO is not permitted.
Please read carefully eligibility criteria before submit request
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