SOF IMO exam registrations are processed purely through the registered schools. This is to say that the school authorities have to ensure that every registered applicant’s form is submitted to the SOF office on or before the imo exam registration last date. SOF IMO Exam Registration 2020 permits purely school registration and NO individual registration to participate in any SOF Olympiad Exams. Thus, applicants must register through their schools only.
Class 1st to 12th students can appear for the SOF IMO. Prospectus containing the application form of SOF IMO is sent to all schools registered with SOF and should return the completed registration forms to SOF, before the imo exam registration last date or by the due date mentioned by the Foundation. The students come to know about the relevant information from their school teachers or via the Foundation's official website.
Schools that are not registered may also seek prospects by sending an e-mail to the Science Olympiad Foundation office.
For the academic year 2019-20, Science Olympiad Foundation spent over Rs. 18 crores on awards, scholarships, and recognitions etc. The following awards and felicitations will be granted to the winners of IMO being conducted during the academic year 2020-21.
2nd level winners from class 3 to class 12 will be given International & Zonal topper awards.
For classes 1 and 2, awards will be given to 1st level winners.
Every winner will acquire one award for an exam. The top 3 rank holders at international level will be entitled to awards based on their International ranks. Awards emanating to them for Zonal ranks will be awarded to the next rank holder. In the same manner, class awards emanating to a Zonal award winner will be provided to the next rank holder.
1.Medals to School Toppers class wise.
“ SOF accrued Gold Medal of Excellence “will be commended as under:
For registrations/class 5 to 9 – to class wise top rank holder
For registrations/class10 to 25 –to class top 3 rank holders
For registrations over 25 –to class top 10% rank holders
Following students are not needed to pay fees for IMO exam registration in case of:-
Students suffering from any critical physical disability
An Indian student whose parent martyred during any defense operations
1. Me and My Friend Wish to Enroll for IMO, How Will We Get Our Roll Number?
The Coordinating teacher of the school will produce the student's SOF Mathematics Exam Roll Numbers in accordance with the Foundation’s given guidelines. A copy of these roll numbers must be sent to the SOF office together with the School Registration Form (SRF) and Student's Registration Sheet (SRS) prior to the due date of forms submission. SOF will list the registering school and the students and further dispatch question papers and instructions for conducting the examination.
2. I Am from CBSE Board Based in Uttar Pradesh. Is My School Eligible to Hold an IMO Exam Paper?
Any school can be registered as a center for IMO conducted by SOF. No fee is needed from the institution registering to be the examination center. A minimum of 10 students requires to be registered from each school for SOF IMO. The IMO for Level 1 will be held on three dates for Classes 1 to 12 i.e. 1st Dec, 8th Dec & 17th Dec 2020. Each school can choose a date for conducting the SOF IMO as per its ease. Please note that each exam on the dates has a different question paper. Change of date for conducting the SOF IMO by schools is not permitted by the Foundation.
3. How Much Do I Need to Pay Towards SOF IMO Registration Fees?
You are obliged to pay a nominal charge of INR 125 (inclusive of 18% GST) towards the cost of the examination. The amount is payable by each student participating from schools based in India, Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh. In addition, the school is liable to collect an amount of INR 25 from each student towards allowance of administering, remuneration to teachers for imparting training, supervise using study material supplied by the Foundation, and other miscellaneous expenses.
4. Is the Amount Payable by Indian and International Schools Towards IMO Registration Fees the Same?
Students of International schools are charged ﹩9 for participation in SOF IMO and an additional ﹩2 towards auxiliary and miscellaneous expenses.
To check IMO 2020 results, refer to the image below:-
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