Quiz Competition

The quiz will be conducted with the theme “Space”

Quiz will be conducted in hybrid mode – Online followed by offline rounds

Students from class 8th to 12th can participate in this competition

Programme will be conducted in three rounds (Tentative dates are given)

  • Round 1: Online Quiz through online (October 1, 2022)
  • Round 2: Semi-Final at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram (October 09, 2022)
  • Round 3: Grand Final at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram (October 09, 2022)
  • Participants will be divided into 4 zones according to the district of the school. Zone division is as follows:

    Zone Districts
    Zone 1Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha
    Zone 2Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam, Thrissur
    Zone 3Palakkad, Malappuram,Kozhikkode
    Zone 4Wayanad, Kannur, Kasaragod

    Registration

    • Only schools can register for the event. Students shall not register directly.

    • Competition is for individual students. Each school can nominate a maximum of 6 students.

    • Zone will be allocated automatically based on the location of the school.

    • Schools shall identify 2 faculties as the focal points for registration and communications.

    • One of the Focal points shall register for the students from that school.

    • The following details shall be mandatorily provided by the schools during registration:

    School Details: Name, Address with pincode, Phone number (with STD code), Mobile Number)

    Focal point Details: Name, Contact Number (preferably WhatsApp), Email ID

    Student details:Name, Class, Email ID, Contact number

    Scanned copy of the authorization letter duly signed by the Head of the institution. Letter shall be in format prescribed in website.

    • Confirmation of the participant will be done after verification of the authorization letter from the Head of the institution.

    • Date & Time slot along with the participant username for the event will be allotted at the time of registration. After registration, username and link for setting the password will be sent to the registered mail ID of the participants.

    • Faculty shall ensure that the participant has generated their password after registration.

    • All participants should participate at the allotted time only. Participants will not be able to attend the quiz beyond the allotted time slot.

    Improper registration will lead to disqualification of the participant. Hence, the focal point shall ensure that the registration is as per the rules given in the quiz page of VSSC-World Space Week website.

    Preliminary round

    • Time slot and the credentials (Username and password) for attending preliminary round will be provided to the participants by Email.

    • Preliminary round will be an Online round with Multiple choice questions.

    • Each participant will be given 10 minutes. At the end of the 10 minutes, test will be automatically submitted.

    • 4 participants from each zone will be selected for next round at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram

    Semi-Final

    • Top 16 participants (4 from each zone) will compete in the Semi-Final round at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram.

    • Semi-Final will be a written test.

    • Top 6 participants proceed to the Grand Final.

    Grand Final

    • Top 6 participants will compete in the Final round at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram.

    • Grand Final will be an Oral quiz.

      General Instructions to participants

    • For Preliminary round, participants shall have decent internet connectivity capable of interacting with the Quiz portal in near-real time.

      Applicants shall have to make their own arrangements to reach the venue for Semi-Final and Final rounds. Transport allowance equivalent to Sleeper class train fare will be provided to the participant and one accompanying person.

      Last date of registration for the quiz is 29th September, 2022. 01.00pm

      Light refreshment and lunch will be provided at VSSC for participants and one accompanying person for Semi-Final and Final rounds.

      It is not compulsory to wear school uniform for the event.

    • Participants are requested to check for regular updates from the World Space Week website. All the communications will be through website or registered Mail ID or mobile number.

      Detection of any malpractices including but not limited to impersonation, multiple participation, copying from other sources, seeking help from others during the conduct of the quiz program will result in the disqualification of the participant. Schools shall take required steps to ensure fair competition.

      Prizes

      Three top scoring participants will be declared as winners in the Grand Final.

      Prizes carry a Certificate, books and mementos.

      All the students will be provided with participation certificates.

      Prize distribution will be during Valedictory function on 10th October, 2022.


      Applications Fee:Nil

        Download Authorization letter   (434 KB)

      Happy Quizzing!! Happy learning!!

      Registration extended!

      Last date of registration: 29thSeptember 2022, 01.00pm

      For more details, contact :
      Hotline: (0471) - 2564872/2564873
      email: wswquiz@vssc.gov.in
      https://www.vssc.gov.in