SOF is a registered, not for profit education foundation set up in 1998 to promote a scientific temper among school students. It encourages development of a scientific aptitude through innovative activities and use of information technology in the learning process across the globe – thus creating an international fraternity of which students and their institutions proud to be members .
SOF conducts four Olympiad exams in an endeavour to develop a greater competitive spirit, better assessment and exploration of potential among students. The following Olympiads are conducted each year
SOF- National Cyber Olympiad (SOF-NCO)
SOF- National Science Olympiad (SOF-NSO)
SOF – International Mathematics Olympiad (SOF-IMO)
SOF – International English Olympiad (SOF-IEO)
(IN PARTNERSHIP with the British Council)
During 2013-14, over 27000 schools from more than 1350 cities registered and millions of students appeared for the above Olympiads. These Olympiads are conducted across 16 countries. The detailed analysis and results of these for each student & each school will be highly beneficial to student and parents for assessing the growth and development of the participating students .
The registration fee is Rs.120 per Olympiad exam.
AAA school is participating in the 2015-16 SOF Olympiads. To register please return the completed student Consent Form to the school co-ordinating teacher along with the registration fee.
Please contact the principal or your child’s class teacher for further information on the procedures of participation. For practice questions and other details, please visit www.sofworld.org
Levels involved: There are eight levels in total. They are as follows:
YLE LEVELS – THREE: STARTERS, MOVERS AND FLYERS
MAIN SUITE LEVELS – FIVE:
KET (Key English Test), PET (preliminary English Test ), FCE (First Certificate in English),
CAE (certificate in Advanced English) and CPE (certificate in Proficiency of English)
CPE – LEVEL C2
Fully operational command of the spoken language.
CAE -LEVEL C1
Good operational command of the spoken language.
FCE -LEVEL B2
Generally effective command of the spoken language.
PET -LEVEL B1 (Threshold)
Limited but effective command of the spoken language.
KET -LEVEL A2
Basic command of the spoken language.