INESO 2021 – Geological Society of India has canceled IESO 2021 Exam due to a recent surge in the COVID situation. Geological Society of India has issued an online notification of the Indian National Earth Science Olympiad (INESO) for eligible candidates to participate in this significant event. Candidates who are studying in IX, X, and XI Std. in February 2021 and born after July 01, 2002, are eligible to apply for Indian National Earth Science Olympiad. Candidates can check all the details of INESO 2021 from this page below.
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IESO 2021 / INESO 2021
Only 20 students will be selected from the INESO exam and they will proceed further to the next round which is Training Camp. The top four students will be declared as winners of 15 INESO. If the International Committee, IESO decides to organise virtual IESO, the four winners of INESO will
participate in the Virtual International Earth Science Olympiad. Candidates can check the important dates from the schedule provided below.
|Registration of Centers||20 Feb to 18 Mar 2021|
|Registration of Students||20 Feb to 18 Mar 2021|
|Date of Entrance Test|
|Result Declaration||to be announced|
INESO 2021 Application Form
Application Form for INESO 2021 has been started. Candidates who were interested in taking part in Indian National Earth Science Olympiad have filled the Application. The application form can be downloaded from the official website or from the direct link provided below.
Application process is over now!
Application Form: Click here to download the Application form for INESO 2021.
Application fee: Candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs 150/- either by cash/money order or DD.
INESO 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Before filling the application form the candidate should note that they are falling under the eligibility criteria norms set by the officials. Students of IX, X & XI (in February 2021) who were born after July 01, 2002.
INESO 2021 Admit Card
After the candidates have successfully filled the Application Form, they will be able to download the Admit Card. Admit Card will have official information like exam date, timing and candidate details. It is mandatory that the candidate carry the admit card at the exam centre, without it the candidate will not be allowed to enter the exam hall. A link to download admit card is available on the “Admit Card” page in the above quick link section.
INESO 2021 Entrance Test
Entrance test will be held over 150 centers. The 1 ½ hour test starts at 10:30 am will be in English & comprise objective type questions spanning the Geosphere, Atmosphere, Hydrosphere& Planetary Sciences. For syllabus & limited reading materials, visit www.geosocindia.org/index.php/ieso. Students should register Online. The candidate should carry the school identity card and SHOULD NOT CARRY ANY MOBILE PHONE on the day of the test. About Twenty students chosen in order of merit will attend a Virtual Training Camp.
Training Camp – The 11-day Virtual Training Camp in mid-June 2021 will comprise lectures, discussions, data mining and poster presentation. The Indian National Earth Science Olympiad will be held at the end of the Camp. The top four students will be declared as winners of 15 INESO.If the International Committee, IESO decides to organise virtual IESO, the four winners of INESO will participate in the Virtual International Earth Science Olympiad.
Syllabus – In order to prepare for the exam the candidate need to know the syllabus along with the exam pattern. Candidate can check the syllabus from the official website or download it from the link provided below.
- Click here to download the Last Year Syllabus for references only.
INESO 2021 Answer Key
INESO 2021 Answer Key is released after the candidate have given the INESO 2021, it is released on the official website. Candidate can download the answer key from the official website or with the help of direct link which will be provided on the “Answer Key” page in the above quick links section. For the ease of candidate the INESO 2021 Answer Key is provided in the PDF format, so that the candidate can download it and evaluate there performance in the olympiad.
INESO 2021 Result
After the candidate has successfully given the INESO 2021, they can be able to download the result from the official website i.e. geosocindia.org. On the Result, the candidate name has been mentioned who have cleared the exam and who will be considered for the Training program. The candidate will be able to check the result with the help of the link which will be provided here on the Result page above.
Geological Society of India
Geological Society of India conducts Internation Earth Science Olympiad (IESO), it is an annual competition for secondary school students. The main aim of the IESO is to encourage students interest and public awareness of Earth Science and to enhance Earth Sciences learning and to enhance Earth Science teaching/learning at school level. Geological Society Of India’s main objective is promoting the cause of advanced study and research in all branches of Indian Geology, prompted a small group of geologists to start an organisation for achieving such an objective.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Ans 1. IESO was founded as one of the major activities of the International Geoscience Education Organization (IGEO). It is an annual competition for secondary school students. IESO aims to encourage students’ interest and public awareness of earth science and to enhance earth sciences learning and teaching at school level. The IESO aims to further foster friendly relationships among young learners from different countries and promoting international cooperation in exchanging ideas and materials on earth sciences and earth sciences education.
Ans 2. Yes. But you have to be in class IX, X & XI (in Feb 2021) who were born after July 01, 2002.
Ans 3. Participants do not need prior earth science knowledge since they will be provided with the reading material in our official website.
Ans 4. The results will be announced after two months of the competition day.
Official Website- geosocindia.org
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