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National Science Olympiad (NOS): The National Science Olympiad is conducted annually by the National Council of Educational Research Band Training (NCERT). The Science Olympiad Foundation has revealed the schedule for the SOF NSO exam 2023, which will take place on 17th October, 21st November, and 05th December 2023. Every year around 10 lakh students register themselves for the National Science Olympiad(NSO). A minimum of 10 students need to register from each school for the exam. The schools will have the option of selecting one of the dates for their convenience. The students can check other information regarding the National Science Olympiad (NOS) on the official website i.e., sofworld.org.
National Science Olympiad Exam 2023-24
The students can register for the Science Olympiad Foundation NSO 2023 by filling out the application form with the registration fee of INR 125. This is to inform all the students that the National Science Olympiad Exam 2023-24 will be conducted in an offline mode i.e., pen and paper mode. NSO is a scholarship exam aimed at cultivating scientific reasoning and logical ability among students studying in class I to class XII, through a rigorous test. The National Science Olympiad Exam 2023-24 is conducted in two levels (level 1 and level 2). Level 1 is conducted for all students studying in classes I to XII and the students who qualify the level 1 exam will be able to sit in the next round. The level 2 exam will be held in the month of February 2024.
National Science Olympiad 2023-24 Important Dates
The students who are interested in applying for the National Science Olympiad must go through the official website of the Science Olympiad Foundation for more details related to various key dates and other information about the exam. So that the students do not miss the deadline of the examination.
|National Science Olympiad 2023-24: Important Dates|
|NSO Exam Date 2023-24||17th October, 21st November, and 05th December 2023|
|NSO Exam Admit Card||Two weeks before the exam|
|Release of NSO answer keys for sets A, B, and C||December 2023|
|NSO 2023 Stage 1 result||January 2023|
|NSO admit card 2023 to be out for stage 2||February 2024|
|NSO stage 2 exam 2023-24 to be held on||February 2024|
|NSO stage 2 result 2023-24||March 2024|
SOF National Science Olympiad 2023-24
The NOS 2023-24 is primarily for school students who want to assess their scientific and academic aptitude. There are no criteria for minimum marks, thus making the olympiad open to all school students. The National Science Olympiad is organized on a yearly basis by the Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF). Its aim is to promote scientific temperament among students.
|SOF National Science Olympiad 2023-24|
|Name of the Examination||National Science Olympiad (NSO)|
|Exam Conducting Body||Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF)|
|Eligibility||Class 1 to Class 12|
|NSO Exam Date 2023-24||17th October, 21st October, and 05th December 2023|
|Awards||Up to INR 50,000 + Gold Medal + Performance certificate|
|Mode of Examination||Offline|
|Exam Duration||1 Hour|
Steps to Fill the NSO 2023-24 Registration Form
The SOF (Science Olympiad Foundation) has introduced an online registration process for its olympiads for the year 2023-24. The students can also follow the steps mentioned below to fill out the National Science Olympiad 2023-24 registration form.
Step 1: Visit the official website of the Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) i.e., sofworld.org.
Step 2: On the homepage click on the “Online Registrations for Schools and Students” tab.
Step 3: An online registration page appears. The school needs to click on “Registration by School”, whereas the students should click on the “Registration by Students” tab.
Step 4: Fill in all the details asked and pay the registration fee.
Step 5: Now click on the submit button. And also take a printout copy of the NSO registration form for further use.
About SOF (Science Olympiad Foundation)
Science Olympiad Foundation is the full form of SOF. Science Olympiad Foundation is a non-profit organization that conducts various science and mathematics olympiads for students from Class 1 to Class 12 in India. The SOF Olympiads are some of the most prestigious and competitive science and mathematics competitions in India. The SOF Olympiads are designed to test students’ knowledge and understanding of science and mathematics concepts. The olympiads also help students to develop their problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
National Science Olympiad Awards 2023-24
|NSO Awards at International Level|
|Rank||Awards/Scholarships||Number of Awards|
|1st||Rs.50,000/- Each + International Gold Medal*+ Certificate of Outstanding Performance||12|
|2nd||Rs.25,000/- Each + International Silver Medal*+ Certificate of Outstanding Performance||12|
|3rd||Rs.10,000/- Each + International Bronze Medal*+ Certificate of Outstanding Performance||12|
|NSO Awards at Zonal Level|
|Rank||Awards/Scholarship||Number of Awards|
|1st||Rs 5000/- Each + Zonal Gold Medal*+ Certificate of Zonal Excellence||312|
|2nd||Rs 2500/- Each + Zonal Silver Medal*+ Certificate of Zonal Excellence||312|
|3rd||Rs 1000/- Each + Zonal Bronze Medal*+ Certificate of Zonal Excellence||312|
|4th to 10th||Gifts worth Rs 500/- Each + Certificate of Zonal Excellence||2184|
|11th to 25th||Certificate of Zonal Excellence||4680|
|Rank 26+||Merit Certificate||All|