National Astronomy Challenge 2017 - Competitions and Contests for Indian Students

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

National Astronomy Challenge 2017

National Astronomy Challenge 2017 is organised by STEM Research and Innovation (SRI) in association with SDRO and Astronomer Without Borders (AWB).

Students from Grade 5th to 9th with interest in Astronomy

Schedule of Examination

Eastern Region  5th to 10th April 2017
West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland,

Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha,Andaman Nicobar (UT)

Western Region  8th to 16th April 2017
Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Dadra & Nagarhaweli(UT), Daman & Diu (UT)

Southern Region   12th to 16th April 2017
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Pondicherry (UT) & Lakshadweep (UT),Telangana, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka.

Northern Region   19th to 29th April 2017
Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir,

Chandigarh (UT), Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh

Students of registered school will have an access to the world-class study material created by experts of NAC team with help of space scientists and SDRO. This content will help to prepare for NAC 2017.


  • Top 10 National Champions will attend 3 days Astronomy Camp in Singapore.
  • Award Ceremony for the top 10 Astro-champions will be organised in Singapore only.
  • Respective Teacher/Coordinator of the Astro-champions will get a chance to attend the Science Exposure Camp in Singapore itself.
  • National Champions and their respective Teacher/Coordinator will attend the Session in National University of Singapore.
  • Top Rankers of each Grade from each School will be awarded with Gold Medals.
  • Certificate of Participation will be given to all challengers of NAC-2017.
The  examination will be MCQ of one hour duration. The written examination will be highly proctored by handpicked and trained over 1000 proctors across India.
The location will be the school premises.
Last date: January 31, 2017
Registration Fee: INR 520/- per student

Result of NAC 2017 will be announced on 5th of June, 2017 at


  1. Only usable for use of seeing sample test papers

  2. How do we get the syllabus of nac2017

  3. This will help those student are very serious about universe and modern thinking beyond the boundry of religion

  4. Results of the exams publishing date

    1. Please contact the organisers for the information.
      Visit the organiser's website at for contact information

    2. Result of NAC 2017 will be announced on 5th of June, 2017. Please visit for results

  5. Where the Result be published

  6. Where the Result is published

  7. Should we study out of syllabus also . Or study material is enough .


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