NSO 2020 Registration

NSO Exam Registration 2020

The SOF NSO Olympiad registrations for 2020-21 have set into motion. Students can register for the NSO exam through their respective schools. NSO exam application form allows students studying in classes 1 to 12 to participate in SOF NSO 2020.

NSO Student Registration

The prospectus along with application forms is sent to schools seeking to participate in the NSO Olympiad Exam. Schools that are not registered can also request for prospectus by officially contacting the conducting body via e-mail/phone call. The duly filled NSO exam application forms need to be sent to the Foundation before the NSO exam last date of registration.

Fee For Olympiad Exam Registration NSO

Each participating candidate of registered schools from India, Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, except a student experiencing any physical disability or whose (Indian student) parent was martyred during defense actions, entails to pay a registration fee of INR 150 (125 + 25) towards the cost of the examination.

NSO 2020 Exam Roll numbers

The school's coordinating teacher is authorized to fill the School Registration Form (SRF) in addition to the Students' Registration Sheet (SRS) in compliance with the guidelines provided to them. A copy of this requires being submitted to the SOF office before the NSO exam's last date of registration. Afterwards, the organizing authority will register the applicant school and its students. Thereafter, it will generate the NSO exam roll numbers for all students in accord with the Students' Registration Sheet (SRS).

Note:  Any school can be registered as a centre to conduct the SOF NSO Olympiad Exam. Moreover, No fee is charged from the institution to become a registered examination centre.

NSO 2020 Olympiad Exam Admit Card

The applicant’s admit card contains all the details of the candidates as well as some information and instructions related to the exam. The key details related to the admit card is given below for the reference of the candidates:

  • The candidates who seek to appear for the NSO Olympiad exam conducted by need to collect the admit card since it is a most crucial document and without it applicants will not be able to appear for the competitive exam.

  • The Foundation authority will also update the admit cards of the applicants online on the official website of the university.

  • In order to get the admit card, applicants need to visit and download the admit card from the official website of the university.

  • Applicants are necessitated to carry the admit card at the time of entrance exam

NSO 2020 Application Process

NSO 2020 exam registration takes place Offline. Below is a set procedure followed in accordance with organizing body:-

  • The conducting body i.e. SOF will send the prospectus of SOF NSO consisting of NSO 2020 application forms to all schools registered with SOF.

  • Students are required to contact their respective schools in order to fill the SOF NSO application form 2020.

  • After receiving the duly filled registration forms, the schools will then send back the completed forms to SOF along with the application fees of INR 125 within specified dates.

  • The coordinating teacher appointed in each school will then generate the students' NSO 2020 exam roll number.

  • They copy of the roll numbers of students is also sent to the organizing body by the respective schools

Note: It is compulsory that a minimum of 10 students are registered from each school for the NSO 2020.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. When Will the NSO 2020 Exam Result Be Announced?

National Science Olympiad Examination 2020 exam results will be announced and updated by the official authority on the official website of the university in online mode. Students can refer to the official SOF NSO website for the reference in order to get the updated information on the NSO exam registration and results.

2. What is the Educational Qualification for Olympiad Exam Registration NSO?

For NSO exam registration 2020, students studying in classes I to XII from any known institution, board or government-aided school are qualified to appear for the nso exam registration.

3. What is the NSO Exam Last Date of Registration?

The NSO exam application form deadline is generally 30 days before the exam date. The tentative dates for NSO 2020 exam are released.

4. What is Included in the NSO 2020 Class 12 Syllabus?

The NSO Olympiad exam syllabus is specific to class category and thus each syllabus is different from other classes. Before filling up the 2020 NSO exam application form, go through the detailed class 12 syllabus for NSO Olympiad exam. It includes various subjects in three sections as below:-

Section – 1: It includes:-




Modern Physics, AC, Communication Systems, Electromagnetic Induction, Electromagnetic waves, Electricity and Magnetism, Optics, Semiconductor Electronics,.



Electrochemistry, Amines, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Aldehydes, Biomolecules, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Chemical Kinetics, Chemistry in Everyday Life, Coordination Compounds, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, Polymers, p-Block Elements (Group 15 to 18), d- & f-Block Elements, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes Solid State, Solutions, Surface Chemistry.


Section – 2: Includes Higher Order Thinking Questions – as per Section – 1.

Section – 3: Includes Mathematics or Biology




Application of Integrals, Application of Derivatives, Continuity and Differentiability, Differential Equations, Linear Programming, Matrices and Determinants, Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Relations and Functions, Probability, 3d Geometry, Vector Algebra,


Biology in Human Welfare, Biotechnology, Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Reproduction


Note: Total Questions in CLASS-12 is 50 and Time duration is 1 hr.