Tejas Kumar of Jaipur study center will represent INDIA in IESO - 2019

Applaudable performance by Resonite Tejas Kumar of Resonance Jaipur study center, has been selected to represent India in 13th International Earth Science Olympiad 2019. Geological Society of India has declared the result of IESO- stage 2 on 11th June 2019. 4 students have been selected for the final stage of IESO 2019, among these 4, 2 are from Resonance. 

Another student Varnan Dewangan is from Resonance Raipur study center. Both the students are the part of regular classroom program of Resonance PCCP division.

The Managing Director Mr. R.K Verma informed that the diligent efforts of students & the faculty members of Resonance PCCP have resulted in 2 selections all over India. The selected students will represent India in the Final stage which is to be held at Deagu, Republic of Korea from August 26th to September 3rd 2019.

IESO is conducted by the Geological Society of India for the students of class 9th to 11th to encourage student’s interest and public awareness of Earth science and to enhance the teaching/learning of Earth Science in Science at the school level. ResoNites have been performing marvelously every year in these prestigious International exams for many years.

Last year,  in 12th IESO- 2018 student Vaibhav Khater from Udaipur study center and Abhinav Srinivas from Raipur study center performed majestically and grappled 1 Silver and 2 Bronze medals respectively for India and made us proud.

 

 The Geological Society of India is the body responsible for selecting the Indian Team for the International Earth Science Olympiad. So far, the Earth Science Olympiad program in the country involved four stages: (i) National level Entrance Test, (ii) Training Camp culminating in the Indian National Earth Science Olympiad, (iii) Pre-departure training camp  International Earth Science Olympiad. (iv) The Earth Science Olympiad (ESO) is conducted by the ESO Cell at the Geological Society of India constituted by the President, Geological Society of India. The IESO is supported by the Ministry of Earth Science (MoES), Government of India as one of its outreach programs for the promotion of Earth Science. The Training Camp is made for the selected students for about 25 days duration, conducted at a university/research institution usually in May/June under the supervision of a Camp Co-ordinator. After the training camp, the top four students selected to represent the country at the IESO shall each be awarded a certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 5000/- and Training participation certificate will be given to all students. 

They will undergo another round of training i.e Pre-Departure Training at the Geological Society of India, Bangalore or another designated place before their departure for IESO. The Team Leaders and Observers who will accompany the selected students and some resource persons will guide and counsel the students besides clarifying doubts and engaging in academic discussions. The schedule of the Pre-Departure Camp will be intimated well in advance.

Resonance past achievement in IESO