SOF Olympiad Exam 2021 – 22 – Exam Dates, Benefits, Registration, Eligibility


SOF Olympiad Exam 2021 – 22 – Olympiad Competition was conducted by the Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) for non – profit causes. This exam will help the child to identify’s their real abilities and capabilities to strengthen their potentials in a better way. On, this page we are covering the details regarding SOF 2021 – 22 Exam Dates | NSO, NCO, IMO, IEO, IGKO Exam as well. And, also about Olympiad 2021 -22  – Benefits, Key Dates, Exam Structure

There will be separate questions paper for different days. But, schools should have to send the registration 30 days before they choose the date of the exam. This exam will be conducted at the national and international levels for classes 1 to 10. So, to know more about this SOF Olympiad Exam 2021 – 22 read the article completely. 

SOF Olympiad Exam 2021 – 22





SOF International General Knowledge Olympiad (SOF IGKO)

Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th Oct 2021

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th Nov 2021


SOF International English Olympiad (SOF IEO)

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th Oct 2021

Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st Oct 2021

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st Nov 2021

SOF National Science Olympiad (SOF NSO)

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th Nov 2021

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th Dec 2021

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th Dec 2021

SOF International Mathematics Olympiad (SOF IMO)

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th Dec 2021

Friday 24th & Sunday 26th Dec 2021

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th Jan 2022

SOF National Cyber Olympiad (SOF NCO)

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd Jan 2022

Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th Jan 2022


SOF International Commerce Olympiad (SOF ICO)

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd Jan 2022

Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th Feb 2022


SOF International Social Studies Olympiad (SOF ISSO)

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd Jan 2022

Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th Feb 2022


The above table shows the important dates of the SOF Olympiad Exam 2021 – 22. So, go through the table completely. To, know more about the dates of the Olympiad Click Here

What is Olympiad Exam?

Olympiad Exams or Olympiads are the means for the students to compete with the other students through the same level of education. This kind of exam will help the students to promote the learning skills in the subjects like science, computer, mathematics, technology, English subjects and among all. 

There are moreover six types of Olympiads which were organized by the SOF each yearly which was namely called ICO, NCO, IEO, IGKO, IMO. Olympiads exams were conducted across 30 countries. During the 2016-2018 academic year, a total of 45000 schools in more than 1400 cities registered, and million of the students have appeared for the sixth olympiad exam. 

Below are some of the full forms of this olympiads and namely called as well:

  • National Science Olympiad (NSO)
  • National Cyber Olympiad (NCO)
  • International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)
  • International English Olympiad (IEO)
  • International Company Secretaries Olympiad (ICSO)
  • International General Knowledge Olympiad (IGKO)

Eligibility of Olympiad

These SOF Olympiads are only for school students. Those candidates who are enrolled in classes 1 to 12 can enter the olympiads. 

Note: There is no requirement for the minimum marks or any other such criterion as well. 

How to Register to Olympiad

Candidates who want to register and want to participate in this olympiad have to follow the below-mentioned steps. We have mentioned the steps of both individual and through school as well. 

  • Schools have to register themselves from the official portal by filling the school registration form. 
  • Both online and offline process is available for the Olympiad registration. 
  • If individuals want to register themselves for the NSTSE Olympiad 2021 have to visit the official website i.e
  • There, they have to click the individual registration. 

Application Fee:

The examination fee is around Rs. 150 / -. 

Syllabus of Olympiad

This Olympiad syllabus will be in three sections. So, we have mentioned those below for referral purposes.

  • First, Subjective Questions.
  • Second Higher order thinking was commonly called as HOT Section.
  • The last one was the logical reasoning section. 

Exam Pattern of Olympiad

The National Science Olympiad level 1 competition is an objective-type test of 60 minutes duration comprising 35 objective-type (Multiple Choice questions) for class 1 to class 4 and 50 objective-type (Multiple Choice questions) for class 5 to class 12.

Contact Details:

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
V. N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd,
Mumbai-400088, INDIA

Web :

FAQ’s – Frequently Asked Questions

Exam Dates of the Olympiad 2021?

Ans: International General Knowledge Olympiad – IGKO exam will be held on the following dates i.e 21 Oct 2021 and Date Two 11th Nov 2021. But, schools have to choose any one date for the IGKO Exam.

There is any negative marking for this Olympiad?

Ans: There is no such kind of negative marking for the Olympiad.

Syllabus of Olympiads?

Ans: Olympiads are designed on the basis of the CBSC and ICSE and also various state boards as well. If need the exact details about the syllabus visit the SOF website. 

Where to check the Olympiads Results?

Ans: Students have to visit the and enter the student roll n

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