Who should participate?

  • MyESO is suitable for all secondary school and pre-university students within the age group of 13 to 19 years old.
  • Participants do not need prior earth science knowledge. The participants can prepare for the competition by revising Geography text book Form 1-5 and the reading materials provided in MyESO official website.

 

Categories

There are 2 categories:

  • Lower Form (13-15 years old)
  • Upper Form (16-19 years old)

 

Competition Format

Preliminary Round
  1. The competition will be administered at each participating school under the invigilation from the respective school teachers.
  2. There are 80 multiple choice questions to be answered in 2 hours, for each category.
  3. Writing and drawing instruments and non-programmable calculators are allowed.
Final Round
  1. A theory examination will be carried out to assess participants’ knowledge about earth science.
  2. A practical examination is set up to assess participants’ abilities to carry out scientific investigations in earth system science inquiries.
  3. It includes experimental and field tasks which should be completed by participants within a stipulated time.
  4. Writing and drawing instruments and non-programmable calculators are allowed.
Language

Bahasa Melayu and English