IESO 2020 – Geological Society of India issued an online notification of the International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO) for eligible candidates to participate in this significant event. Candidates who are studying in IX, X, and XI Std. in September 2019 and born after July 01, 2001, are eligible to apply for International Earth Science Olympiad. The result has been released for IESO 2020 on the official website. You can download it from below it consists of the selected candidate’s list. Candidates can check all the details of IESO 2020 from this page below.
Latest: IESO (International Earth Science Olympiad) 2020 Result has been announced on the official website. Click here to check the result.
Only 25 students will be selected from the IESO exam and they will proceed further to the next round which is Training Camp. Candidates can check the important dates from the schedule provided below.
|Registration of Centers||01 Sep to 11 Nov 2019|
|Registration Of Students||01 Sep to 11 Nov 2019|
|Date of Entrance Test|
IESO 2020 Result
After the candidate has successfully given the IESO 2020, 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.
IESO 2020 Answer Key
IESO 2020 Answer Key is released after the candidate have given the IESO 2020, 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 IESO 2020 Answer Key is provided in the PDF format, so that the candidate can download it and evaluate there performance in the olympiad.
IESO 2020 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 was available on the “Admit Card” page in the above quick link section.
IESO 2020 Application Form
Application Form for IESO 2020 is over now. Candidates who were interested in taking part in International Earth Science Olympiad have filled the Application. The application form was downloaded from the official website or from the direct link that was provided below.
Application Form: Click here to download the Application form for IESO 2020.
Application fee: Candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs 150/- either by cash/money order or DD.
IESO 2020 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 September 2019) who were born after July 01, 2001.
IESO 2020 Entrance Test
Entrance test was held over 75 centers. The 1 ½ hour test starts at 10:30 am as per the new information which was in English & comprise objective type questions spanning the Geosphere, Atmosphere, Hydrosphere & Astronomy. For syllabus & limited reading materials, visit geosocindia.org/index.php/ieso. Applications along with a fee of Rs. 150/- by money order or demand draft or cash (in the NAME of test center In-charge) should be sent to the In-charge of the test center where the candidate intends writing the test. The candidate should carry the school identity card and SHOULD NOT CARRY ANY MOBILE PHONE on the day of the test. Twenty students chosen in order of merit will attend a Training Camp.
Training Camp – The 25-day Training Camp in May 2020 will comprise lectures, discussions, planetarium visit, lab & Field work. The Indian National Earth Science Olympiad will be held at the end of the Camp. The top four students will represent India at the 14th IESO in Russia.
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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 IESO 2020 Syllabus.
Geological Society of India
Geological Society of India conducts International 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 September 2019) who were born after July 01, 2001.
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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