The GREEN Olympiad is an annual written examination on environment initiated by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in 1999. The exam is conducted by Educating Youth for Sustainable Development Division of TERI and attracts participation from lakhs of school students across India and abroad.UNESCO and DESD (Decade of Education for Sustainable Development -2004-2015) has endorsed GREEN Olympiad since 2011.
It is also supported by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Army School Education Trust. CBSE, Bhavans Vidya Mandir and Hero.
The Green Olympiad is open only for schools affiliated to recognized education boards and educational trusts. This year the Green Olympiad is conducted in three levels as follows.
Green Olympiad Level 1: students from classes 4 and 5
Green Olympiad Level 2: students from classes 6, 7 and 8
Green Olympiad Level 3: students from classes 9 and 10
There are separate registration forms for each level.
All participants will receive ‘Certificate’ of participation, merit or distinction depending on
their individual performance and schools / students those who excel in this examination will
also be felicitated.
How to participate
Students can not register directly for Green Olympiad. They can only register through their schools.
Examination centre will be the same school where the students are studying
Each school can nominate any number of students for this examination at each level.
However, participation of a minimum number of 10 students per level is mandatory.
Registration fee for Green Olympiad (National) : INR 75/- (International): US $ 5
Duration of the Examination is 1 Hour (10:00 am – 11:00 am)
Date of Examination: 30 August 2016 (Tuesday) OR 22 November 2016 (Tuesday)
Last date for Registration: 26 July 2016 (Tuesday)
Pattern for Examination
Please send in the completed registration form, list of participants and the bank draft drawn in favor of TERI, payable at New Delhi to:
The Area Convenor
Environment Education and Awareness Area
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Darbari Seth Block, IHC Complex
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003, India
Tel.: 46444500, 24339606, 24682100
Fax: 24339609, 24682144, 24682145
India +91 Delhi 0(11)
Tips for preparing for Green Olympiad and Previous Year Question Papers