Tuesday, 7 June 2016


This  Geography Olympiad is intended to supplement the geography instructions students receive in their schools including Indian  and world geography and to help them in preparing for higher competitive exams at national and international levels.
The Geography Olympiad open to children of Classes 2nd to 10th.

There are three categories for Geography Olympiad :
Sub - Junior : Classes 2,3 and 4
Junior : Classes 5,6 and 7
Senior : Classes 8,9 and 10


  • The Olympiad will be conducted every year in two Phases. In the Phase I, children will participate at their respective schools throughout the country, during the month of December. In Phase II participants with high scores, based on cut-off will be invited to the National Finals in April.
  • Registration forms would be available in the school. Students who wish to participate needs to contact the teacher in- charge at school. Students should be registered through schools only. 
  • The medium of the Olympiad will be English.
  • Phase I is a written test with 50 multiple choice questions. There will be a different question paper, for each category. 
  • There will be NO negative point for any incorrect answer. The participant will be awarded one point for the correct answer and zero for an incorrect answer. The duration to complete the test is 1 hour.

The questions will be related but not confined to the following categories
 SUB JUNIOR  CATEGORY 
* INDIA
Political Geography: States & Capitals
Physical Geography: Major Mountains & Rivers
Cultural Geography: Languages, Festivals, Dances; Landmarks
JUNIOR CATEGORY
* General Physical Geography - Earth, Land Forms, Water bodies etc.
* INDIA
Political Geography
Historical Geography
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
Economic Geography
*  ASIA
Political Geography: Important countries capitals .
Physical geography: major mountains rivers .
Cultural geography: People, Languages, Holidays, Festivals, Dance and Sports.
* Current Events

SENIOR CATEGORY
* General Physical Geography - Earth, Land Forms, Water bodies etc.
* INDIA
Political Geography
Historical Geography
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
Economic Geography
* WORLD
Political Geography: Important countries capitals .
Physical geography: major mountains rivers .
Cultural geography: People, Languages, Holidays, Festivals, Dance and  Sports.
* Current Events 

Student and School Awards
The contest is conducted every year in two steps. First, children participate in a school level contest, conducted in various states throughout INDIA.
Awards for Participants
Geography Olympiad at School Level.

GEOGRAPHY OLYMPIAD   Gold Medal (Winner)                       
GEOGRAPHY  OLYMPIAD  Silver Medal (1st Runner-Up)
GEOGRAPHY  OLYMPIAD Bronze Medal (2nd Runner-Up)
(In all the three categories)
Every participant will receive a certificate of participation. Toppers will be awarded  Merit certificate. 

Geography Olympiad at National  Level
Gold Medal & Laptop will be awarded to the Winners                                                                            
Silver Medal & Digital camera will be awarded to the 1st Runner-Ups
Bronze Medal  &  Watch  will be awarded to the 2nd Runner-Ups
(In all the three categories)
  Every participant will receive a certificate of participation. Toppers will be awarded Merit certificate 
Awards For School
GEOGRAPHY OLYMPIAD TROPHY 
School of each Gold, Silver, Bronze medal winner at the National level will be awarded a Geography Olympiad Trophy . 
 School In-charge Award 
Award for Best School In-charge in each region. All the coordinating teachers for the Geography Olympiad in the school will be awarded Appreciation Certificate. 

Level 1 - Last date for registration is 31st October, 2016. Exam date is 9th December, 2016. Venue: School itself.

Level 2 - (National Finals for selected toppers only) – April, 2017. Venue: Mumbai, Maharashtra.

The level 2 date and venue may change at the discretion of GEO-GENIUS.

Address: GEO-GENIUS, c/o Priyanka Vishal Bagaria, Shop No 1, Anand Shopping Center, Gaushala Lane, Near Diamond Market, Malad (East), Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400097. 

Contact No: 09967319624, 08446590294

Email: ibgblearningsociety@yahoo.in

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