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WHY OLYMPIADS



1. What is Olympiad Examination?
Olympiad examinations at school level are competitive examination, based on the school syllabus, which are conducted through various independent organizations. These exams give exposure to students about competition and make them ready to face any competitive challenge that would be thrown open to them in the future.

2. Is early age competition good?
Competition is a healthy concept. Competition helps a student to strive for better. It creates feelings of excitement. Moreover, it leads to success. Without competition, students would be lazy, and they would become incompetent. Competition is good for children. It helps children to develop healthy attitudes about winning and losing. Children become competitive as they refine and practice skills and develop coordination and cognitive abilities. Competition can encourage growth and push a child to excel. When kids compete with another kids, they work harder, in the process all the students improve their knowledge. If there were no competition, only the best of the class would expand his/her knowledge

# Experts agree that “Early age Competition can be a Win for kids – but only if parents and teachers handle it well. The competition should be healthy, not harmful.

3. In which Subject / topic these exams are conducted?

  • Mathematics
  • English
  • General knowledge
  • Science
  • Aptitude



4. How to prepare for Olympiad exams?
Most of Olympiad exams are conducted on the similar syllabus that kids are studying at school. It means that they do not require additional reference books for the preparation of these exams. However at the same time question asked in these exams are quite different than what kids learn in the school. Questions are trickier and conceptual. To excel in “Olympiad exams, it is essential for the students to understand the exam pattern, evaluate and prepare themselves on the Olympiad Standard questions.



5. Importance of Olympiad examinations
Olympiad examinations help to identify a child’s capability and assessment of his/her real potential in competing in today’s world. They also bring out the areas needing attention so that proper orientation can be given in areas lacking proficiency. In a nutshell, they are a platform for realistic assessment to prepare a child to face the modern competitive world.

Frequently Asked Questions



MTSO, ETSO, ATSO, GTSO & STSO curriculum-based examinations, are very useful for students who wish to assess their strengths and weaknesses in Math, Science, APTITUTE, G.K and English. As an integral part of the academia, these programmers will have a far-reaching effect on the competitive spirit of young minds. Based on a ‘skill blueprint’, highly experienced educational specialists develop these assessment tests. The analysis of the performance is made at individual student level, class, school and country levels.

Students of classes III-X are eligible for MTSO, ETSO, STSO & GTSO
ATSO for 6 th to 10 th only.

Let us know the complete address of your school. We will send detailed information and registration forms to your School so that your Principal/ Teacher for external competitions can register your names for the exam. You can send complete address to info@intso.co.in

All our question papers are suitable also for students following ICSE/ISC and various other State Board

Sure, you can. Students desirous of referring to previous years’ Question Papers.

There will be a different Question paper for each class and subject. All the questions are objective-type with no negative marking for wrong answers

Yes. The medium of conducting these exams is only English.

Results of EXAMS are declared normally 30 days after the exam date.

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