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What is the GREEN Olympiad?

The GREEN Olympiad is India’s first online examination on environment,climate change , wildlife , and  issues for school and College students. The examination is designed innovatively to test the knowledge of students and also educate and sensitize them in the process. One of its kind in India, the GREEN Olympiad asks questions on air and water pollution, environment-friendly initiatives and practices, land and water resources, forests, wildlife, oceans, socio-economic aspects of natural resources, global climate change, and the roles of society to improve our environment.

Who are eligible to participate in the GREEN Olympiad?

A.This year the Olympiad is for all the Schools and UG Colleges of India.

What will be the mode and language of GREEN Olympiad exam?

A. The exam will be conducted only in English Language. And it will be Online MCQ based.

How many computers are required for Green Olympia Exam ?

A. It is totally depend on your students. We request you to take exam in batches if you have less number of computers.

Is it mandatory for schools and colleges to register for Olympiad ?

A. No its not required. Students can directly register themselves on our website.

Where is the examination held?

A. The examination of GreenOlympiad.com will be held online in your school or college only.

What is the procedure for registration?

A. Students can register for this green olympiad by filling the necessary details on this website student registration page. They will get their unique registered ID through their  e-mail and sms (Non – DND) for exam.

What is the deadline for registration?

A. Please refer our competition dates page on this website.

How do I prepare for the examination?

A. There are various ways to brush up your knowledge. Read as many articles as you can on environmental issues in magazines, newspapers, books, journals, encyclopedias. You can watch channels such as Discovery, Animal Planet, National Geographic, etc., on television. Besides this, you can also refer Enviroment Science subject books of your classes if you have any.

How will I know if I have cleared the GREEN Olympiad?

A. Our results are quick in first round you will get your mark sheet immediately after you finish you exam. Second round results will be informed to all in the Grand award ceremony only.  

Are there any prizes for students writing the GREEN Olympiad?

A. There are many attractive prizes for students and Teachers . For more information please refer to our Prizes page.

Registration  & Fees

What is the registration fee for participating in the contest?

A.There is no registration fees to participate in Green Olympiad. Its FREE.

I am a student. Can I register for the contests as an individual?

A.  You must be a student of any recognised school or college. Professionals and Individuals who do not belong to any school or college are not allowed.

We are affiliated with CBSE Board of education , Can we also be a part of this competition?

A. Yes , Students of all the boards i.e.State board , CBSE , ICSE , International Boards are eligible for it.

Examination

Do you have only Online mode for exam?

A. Yes. It is online only and required Internet to exam.

We are a non English medium school , why we should give exam in English medium?

A.Well Sorry , this year we have only English as mode of exam but we are trying our best to come up with all main regional languages of India most possibly by next year.

How many rounds are their for the Olympiad ?

A.There are only two rounds of this competition. In round one your students will appear for this examination from your own school.

Top 3 student in each category ( Sapling , Plants , Tress ) will participate in Final Round of exam.

What is the format of exam ?

A.The students need to answer objective multiple-choice questions (MCQ) within a defined time frame. The questions shall be syllabus based and answering them should not be difficult provided the students are

When can we know about the results of the contest?

A.We try to publish the contest results within a week of the contest date on our website. Do keep tabs!

You can always get in touch with us for knowing the exact dates of announcement of results.

What happens in case of power failure or slow Internet connection during the contests?

A.These being occurrences on which no one can have absolute control, the governing body (Green Olympiad) does not take responsibility.

In case of power failure , The student does not lose the chance to give exam but his exam will start from the beginning.

Is there any chance / option available for re-exam if a student is not satisfied with results ?

A. we are sorry but students get only one chance to appear for each round and there is no re-exam facility available for low scorers.

Prizes / Awards

How do students receive their prizes?

We provide only soft copies of participation certificate in the first round. Top 3 students of each school  and College will get printed copy of participating certificates from our side.

Participation certificates will be mailed to every participating student from his/her school and college. The overall winners of the final contest should have to be present at the grand award ceremony in Pune to collect their prizes for their respective school and college.

Do you provide any funds or do any arrangement for travel and stay for attending Grand Award Ceremony ?

A. No, we do not provide funds or do any such arrangement. Students should come along with their parents , college or school coordinators on their own expenses.

Is there any chance of change in the Prizes at any stage of competition?

A.We don’t do this normally, but in case of any unavoidable circumstances like unavailability of the product or cost hike etc the management committee can change the prizes.

Can your courier the Prizes to our school and college or home address?

A.Sorry we do not have such options. Do collect the prizes the winners must be present on the grand award ceremony of  Green Olympiad.

My school,college students are not in the winners list , however I would like to attend the Grand Award Ceremony in Pune on our own expenses. Can we do so?

A.You are most welcome. Please inform our regional office for your visit. We will be happy to assist you for the same.

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