Heritage India Quiz 2018 with total prize money of Rs. 67000
CBSE is soon going to conduct Heritage India Quiz 2018, which was designed with the objective to sensitize the students the inter-link between their culture and heritage and the need for sustainable socio-economic development alongside modernization.
This year the Heritage India Quiz would also include 25% questions on the Life and works of Mahatma Gandhi, on his 150th Birth anniversary.
CBSE has directed all the School Heads to ensure the maximum participation of students in this competition. A total of Rs. 67000/- prize money will be distributed, as per the criteria released by CBSE. The last date for online registration is 12th November 2018. The schools are advised to register as soon as possible to avoid a last-minute delay.
This year the theme of the Heritage India Quiz 2018 will be, “Valuing the priceless: the value of Heritage and Culture in India – with a special focus on the life and works of Mahatma Gandhi.”
CBSE Heritage India Quiz 2018-19 will be conducted in two phases
- Phase 1: Online Test, in the month of November 2018
- Phase 2: National Semi-Finals and Final, between December 2018 - January 2019
Phase 1: Online Test
- Of 50 minutes duration comprising 60 Multiple Choice questions, with no negative marking
- School to be represented by a team of 3 students who may be selected from classes IX-XII.
- Online registration is to be done by the interested candidates, based on this they will be provided with a registration number and password.
- School must attend the test in their respective IT labs in their own premises.
- On completion of the test, feedback w.r.t. how many correct answers, wrong answers marked, and time taken by them during the quiz will be provided to the team.
- Top 2 teams per region will qualify for the participation in semi-finals based on based upon the performance (speed and accuracy) in the online test.
Phase 2: National Semi-Finals and Final
- The top 20 teams from the 10 competing regions will be divided into 05 groups of 04 teams each.
- The winner from each group will qualify for the finals to be held in Delhi and may be broadcasted by Youtube and other e-media.
- The date of the National Semi-Finals and Final will be put on the CBSE website www.cbseacademic.nic.in-Notification.
Note: There are many other details which the interested schools should go through before registration for the quiz.
Click here to read the circular on Heritage India Quiz 2018 released by CBSE.