frequently asked questions

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Malaysian Earth Science Olympiad (MyESO) is an annual national school-level competition that introduces earth science knowledge to the secondary school and pre-university students in Malaysia. MyESO is the platform to choose the best four students to represent Malaysia in the International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO) on the following year.

IESO was founded as one of the major activities of the International Geoscience Education Organization (IGEO). It is an annual competition for secondary school students. IESO aims to encourage students’ interest and public awareness of earth science and to enhance earth sciences learning and teaching at school level. The IESO aims to further foster friendly relationships among young learners from different countries and promoting international cooperation in exchanging ideas and materials on earth sciences and earth sciences education.

Yes. But you have to compete with the 13 to 15 years old students in Lower Form categories.

Participants do not need prior earth science knowledge since they will be provided with the reading material in our official website.

We do accept an individual participation. To enquire, you may contact us by email or whatsapp at 018-3604143.

We accept payment for the registration fees by credit or debit card, cheque, bank-in or local order (LO). Go here to read more on payment methods.

The results will be announced after two months of the competition day.

A school can register as many participants as possible.

No. You can only use either one for subjective part.

Yes. MyESO is officially endorsed by Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, which enables all participants to collect co-curriculum marks.