A Joint venture of Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS) for grooming talented Pakistani students for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). This year all the four teams showed excellent performance altogether winning one Silver, Four Bronze Medals and two Honorable Mentions in these events. The International Science Olympiads are unique competitions organized to discover and encourage young talented students from all over the world.
Golden opportunity for joining the Pakistan Olympiad teams (2014) for participation in 46th International Chemistry Olympiad in VIETNAM, 55th International Mathematical Olympiad in SOUTH AFRICA, 25th International Biology Olympiad in INDONESIA, 45th International Physics Olympiad in SLOVENIA through 10th national Science talent contest (NSTC-10).
STEM Career Program to Join Pakistan Olympiad Team
Deadline for receiving nomination forms is 21st December, 2012
Eligibility for applying:
- You are eligible for the contest to become a member of one of the four Pakistani teams for the International Olympiads if you have scored an aggregate of 70% or more marks n core subjects i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics of Metric/O-level.
- 1st year F. Sc. /A-level Student (i.e. will be taking part-II exam in May- June 2014).
- Age not more than 20 years and will not be enrolled in any university on 30th June 2014.
- Exceptionally bright younger students of Metric / O-Level are also eligible to apply.
Please note that those students who are currently studying in F.Sc. Part-2/A-level Part-2 or
equivalent are not eligible to apply.
Further grooming and screening through a series of training camps at the following home institutions of each subject will lead to the selection of 4-6 member student teams for the Olympiads in the year of 2014.
Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences (PIEAS) Islamabad for Physics
National Institute of Bio-Technology & Genetic Engineering (NIBGE) Faisalabad for Biology
School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS), GCU, Lahore for Mathematics and
HE J Research Institute, University of Karachi for Chemistry.
For more information:
Principal or Head of concerned department of your college
STEM Careers Program, Higher Education Commission, Sector H-8/1, Islamabad. Phone: 92-51-90402615, Fax: 92-51-9259241