Science Olympiad Foundation 2019

SOF is an Educational Organization popularizing academic competition and assisting the development of competitive spirit among school children/Aspirants. It is a registered organization that has been promoting the development of competitive spirit among school children. SOF was entrenched by foremost scholars, scientists, and media persona to promote Knowledge regarding science, mathematics, computer education, English, General Knowledge, and other professional courses.

SOF Olympiad 2019SOF Olympiad has been giving its best for almost 2 Decades to promote scientific attitude through innovative activities and the use of IT and the latest technology in the knowledge acquisition process that involve school students across the country. 

The Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 organization (non-profit Organisation) conducts exams in Mathematics, Science, Computer and Sports Knowledge. Schools must regularly do a qualitative and quantitative assessment at the national/international level to build up the scientific and IT talent pool.

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019- SOF NCO, NSO, IMO, ICSO, IEO, and IGKO 2019 Exam:

  • Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 has been much appreciated for soo many years, so much that the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, and many highly reputed organizations like The British Council, Star Sports, Techfest IIT Bombay-Innovative challenge, IIT Kharagpur & TCS, etc. have volunteered to partner and support Science Olympiad Foundation various programs.

  • SOF's integrity and commitment towards the fulfillment of its objectives have been lauded by thousands of schooling institutions and millions of students who have directly benefited from its educative, informative and evaluative programs.

  • All the activities conducted by the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 aims at making an exciting and interactive process for the students so that they can put their skills, memory, talent, and knowledge to the test.

  • Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) Advisory Committee: Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 is considered as one of the most successful and well-managed non-profit Organizations, and its leaders hail from distinguished academic and business professionals.

  • Executive Director Mahabir Singh and the rest of the leaders in the team have brought the diverse experience and expertise for decades to their positions at Science Olympiad Foundation 2019.

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Exams Dates:

OLYMPAID

1ST LEVEL DATE 1

1ST LEVEL DATE 2

1ST LEVEL DATE 3

2ND LEVEL EXAM

SOF IGKO

Friday 6th Sep 2019

Thursday 26th Sep 2019

 

Single Level Exam

SOF IEO

Tuesday 10th Oct 2019

Tuesday 15th Oct 2019

Tuesday 5th Nov 2019

2nd & 3rd Sunday of Feb 2020

SOF NSO

Monday 11th Nov 2019

Thursday 21st Nov 2019

 

2nd & 3rd Sunday of Feb 2020

SOF IMO

Thursday 5th Dec 2019

Tuesday 17th Dec 2019

 

2nd & 3rd Sunday of Feb 2020

SOF NCO

Thursday 28th Nov 2019

Thursday 19th Dec 2019

 

Single Level Exam

SOF Olympiad Exams Dates 2019 

Olympiad Name

Exam dates

 

 

SOF International GK Olympiad (IGKO)

  • 6 September 2019

  • 26 September 2019

SOF International English Olympiad (IEO)

  • 10 October 2019

  • 15 October 2019

  • 5 November 2019

 SOF National Science Olympiad (NSO)

  • 11 November 2019

  • 21 November 2019

SOF International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)

  • 5 December 2019

  • 17 December 2019

SOF National Cyber Olympiad (NCO)

  • 28 November 2019

  • 19 December 2019

SOF International Company Secretaries Olympiad (ICSO)

  • 28 November 2019

  • 19 December 2019

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 (SOF) Olympiads key Features:

  • The students are awarded Cash Prizes, Scholarships, medals, certificates based on their merit performance.

  • For every Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Olympiad, a minimum count of 5 students must participate from the registered schools.

  • There is no registration fee for School’s registration; the school will become an exam center for Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Exam.

  • The students taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Olympiads have to pay a fee for Registration.

  • There are multiple dates for each Olympiad Exams, and the participating school can select the time as per their convenience for conducting the exams from the specified dates.

  • Though the dates may be the same for conducting Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Olympiad of all classes, the syllabus, and question paper are different.

  • The SOF Exams papers are based on the syllabus prescribed by CBSE, ICSE and State Education Board.

  • International General Knowledge Olympiad Launched.

  • IEO Became the two Level exam.

  • NCO Became the Single Level Exam.

  • 1st Class Students are now eligible to appear in NCO.

Mahabir Singh

Founder & Director, Science Olympiad Foundation, New Delhi

Dr. Narendra Virmani (IPS Retd.)

Chairman of SOF, Former Vice-Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University, MP

Dr. Y. S. Rajan

Former Honorary Distinguished Professor ISRO, Department of Space Bengaluru, Ex. Chairman, NIT Manipur

Puran Chand

Secretary Council of (BSE) Board of School Education, Former Joint Commissioner, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, New Delhi

Dr. Satish Arya

Dean (Retd.), CBLU, Bhiwani, Haryana

Dr. R. K. Sharma

Educational Consultant, New Delhi

R. Ravi

Chairman, MD Epiance Software (P) Ltd., Bengaluru

List of Olympiad Exams Conducted by Science Olympiad Foundation 2019:

The List of Olympiad exams conducted by Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 are:

National Science Olympiad (NSO) is a rigorous academic and scholarship aptitude test on the pattern of the Science Olympiad. The event encompasses various science disciplines, Such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

  • The National Science Olympiad is conducted in two levels for Class 1st to Class 12th students. The level 1 exam of Science Olympiad is conducted at Schools for Class 1st to Class 12th, and Level 2 is conducted for students studying in Class 3rd to Class 12th.

National Cyber Olympiad (NCO) is an International talent search Competition that identifies cyber-savvy talents amongst the younger generation across seas.

  • Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Conducts National Cyber Olympiad for students who are academically Excellent in Computer Science subjects. The SOF NCO will be conducted at the participating schools itself and in pen-paper based test mode only during the school timings.

International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) is meant to identify and encourage the mathematical creativity of children.

  • Science Olympiad Foundation Conducts International Mathematics Olympiad at two levels, i.e., level 1 exam will be conducted at Schools for Class 1st to Class 12th, and 2nd Level Exam will be conducted for students studying in Class 3rd to Class 12th.

International English Olympiad (IEO) is organized and carried out in partnership with The British Council, which is a global search for young stratification, youngsters who have become masters in the English language.

  • Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 International English Olympiad will be conducted at two levels, i.e., the 1st level will be held at Schools itself for Class 1st to Class 12th, and 2nd Level exam will be conducted for students studying in Class 3rd to Class 12th.

International Company Secretaries Olympiad will be conducted in partnership with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, The Institute of Company Secretaries of India to facilitates young students to determine their interests in the Company Secretaries profession and plan their careers accordingly.

  • The International Company Secretaries Olympiad (ICSO) will be conducted for 11th and 12th class students only. The ICSO Olympiad will be based on the syllabus of Commerce subjects as prescribed by the affiliated education State board of the participating school. 

International General Knowledge Olympiad (IGKO) endeavors to develop an interest in general knowledge and current affairs to excel academically ultimately.

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Importance:

  • SOF Identifies and nurtures future scientists, technologists, IT and other professional talents at the school level.

  • Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Encourage students' participation in national/international competitions/ programs/events

  • Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 gives a feeling of belonging to national and global students fraternity.

  • SOF Infuses a healthy competitive spirit through reward based Olympiads/competitive exams.

  • SOF helps to bring about a transformation in the classroom approach to subjects to make them more interactive, practical & innovative.

  • Circulate knowledge and information on the latest developments in science and technology and other subjects.

  • Centre of Excellence is the symbol given to the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 that will be provided to different schooling institutions in the areas of efficient research, new educational tools, special publications, and also expert advice.

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Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 FAQ’s:

How will a Student be benefited by taking Science Olympiad Exams?

  • Participants of the Science Olympiad Foundation will be ranked based on the marks obtained. After giving the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Exam, students can judge themselves academically at four different levels - within the school, at the city level, at the zonal level and above all at the International level.

  • Student Performance Report (SPR) will be given to every student. The strength and weaknesses of each student are analyzed by SPR and also provides a detailed performance comparison of the student to other students at School, City, Zonal and International level. 

  • Students will be awarded based on their International, Zonal and School ranking. Prizes will be announced annually and include cash awards, medals, gifts, certificates, etc. Selective International toppers from each class will be awarded at a grand prize distribution ceremony which will be held in Delhi, presided over by eminent personalities.

  • Prizes for zonal winners and school winners will be sent to their respective schools. For the year 2018-19, a sum of Rs. 16 Crores have incurred towards awards, felicitations, scholarships, etc.

Who are all Eligible to give Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Exams?

Students of class 1st to 12th are eligible to appear for the SOF Exam. There are no other eligibility criteria limited to minimum marks. 

I am interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation in 2019. Tell me how I will come to know about the details of each exam?

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 will provide all the relevant information to the schools which are registered with Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 across countries, along with a brochure, registration forms/application forms, posters and other details before the examination. The students will come to know about the necessary information from their school teachers or through the SOF official website www.sofworld.org or the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 facebook page www.facebook.com/sofworld.

I am interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019, but our School has not yet received any information regarding the Olympiad. What should I do?

Please let Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 know your name, e-mail ID, complete address of your school along with the name and contact details of the Principal. Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 will send detailed information and registration forms to your School so that your Principal / Olympiad Teacher-in-charge can register your names for the exam.

What is the Syllabus for the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019?

The syllabus of the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 is the syllabus as prescribed by the CBSE, ICSE and various state boards.

Are there any Special Books which the Participant should refer to for the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Exams Preparation?  

In general, NCERT books/course books prescribed by the CBSE / ICSE / State Boards are the best source for the preparation.

Students can also refer the following books/materials for Olympiad preparation:

  • OSDS (Olympiad Skill Development System)

  • Previous Years’ Papers

  • Olympiads’ Books of Reasoning (for preparing for the reasoning section of Olympiads)

  • E-Quiz

My School does not want to register for the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019, but I am very eager to write the exams. Can I do it on my own?

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 does not encourage individual participation. Students have to register through their schools only.

I have already appeared for the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 while I was in a lower class? Can I appear again?

Certainly. Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 will let you improve your previous rankings, and if you succeed in doing that, you will again be eligible for certificates and prizes.

My school has already dispatched the registration form, I am left out, and I want to register myself for the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 exams. What should I do?

You can request your school authority to send your relevant details and fee immediately to us. We will accept it if it reaches us before the last date of registration (usually 30 days before the exam date).

I am going to write the Olympiad for the first time. Can I get Sample Papers?

SOF will send the Sample Papers to all schools registered for Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 exams. SOF website also contains these papers. In addition to the sample papers, students may also benefit from subscribing to the OSDS – Olympiad Skill Development System.

When are the Results of Olympiad Declared?

Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 will declare the Results of Olympiads within eight weeks of each examination. SOF will send the results to the concerned Schools. You can reach to SOF 2019 results as it is also available on our website.

Can I take part in more than 1 Olympiad?

Although conducted by the same Foundation, NCO, NSO, IMO, IEO, ICSO & IGKO are entirely different competitions. Students can apply for all the Olympiad exam in a year as per class eligibility of the particular student.

Do I have to Regularly visit the official website for the latest Update of the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 Activities?

All the important updates are available on our website regarding Olympiads including date, time and venue, etc.. You can take this Portal as your Standard reference or can visit the official website www.sofworld.org  or www.facebook.com/sofworld.

Still not received your Roll no. / Admit Card / Participating Certificate? Unable to find your receipt from the School as well?

Please request your Principal / Computer Teacher to inform SOF about the non-receipt of the above. The SOF will send duplicate copies to your school as soon as we hear from them.

If you want to enroll your School for Science Olympiad Foundation 2019?

Send SOF the complete address of your school in the following format and the Organization will send relevant information and registration forms to you at the appropriate time.

School Name, Postal Address, School Email, Principal’s Name, Phone Number & Principal’s Email ID.

Are the Olympiads Conducted in English Only?

Yes

If you are less than 5 students in your School who are interested in taking part in Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 NCO, can you still enroll the test?

For less than five students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 NCO. Hence at least five students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.

We have less than 10 students in our school who are interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 NSO. Can we still enroll for the test?

For less than ten students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 NSO. Hence at least ten students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.

We have less than 10 students in our school who are interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 IMO. Can we still enroll for the test?

For less than ten students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 IMO. Hence at least ten students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.

We have less than 10 students in our school who are interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 IEO. Can we still enroll for the test?

For less than ten students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 IEO. Hence at least ten students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.

We have less than 10 students in our school who are interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 ICSO. Can we still enroll for the test?

For less than five students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 ICSO. Hence at least five students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.

We have less than 10 students in our school who are interested in taking part in the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019IGKO. Can we still enroll for the test?

For less than ten students in a school, it is not viable for the Foundation to hold the Science Olympiad Foundation 2019 IGKO. Hence at least ten students should be enrolled from a school so that a school becomes a center.


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