English Olympiad for Class 9

CREST English Olympiad for class 9

CREST Olympiads organizes English Olympiad every year for grade 9. The exam aims to boost the confidence of students along with making them more efficient in English language skills. Students get tested on vocabulary, grammar, spelling, etc.

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Eligibility Criteria for Class 9 International English Olympiad

a. Candidates who want to compete in the Olympiad English for class 9 have two options. They can enroll either through their schools or on their own.

b. Students from recognized boards such as CBSE, ICSE, or State Board can take part in the exam.

c. Participants from outside India are also welcome to register for the exam.

d. There are two stages to the class 9 English Olympiad online test.

e. Students who have passed the level 1 test are eligible to take the level 2 exam.

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Benefits of English Olympiad for Class 9

1. The English Olympiad is essential for kids because it develops a strong foundation of the language from an early age. English is the basic requirement for any job or career in the future. Therefore, participating in the international CREST English Olympiad works as a pillar for your pronunciation, grammatical skills and much more.

2. The international English Olympiad tests enable kids to find out their own weaknesses. This helps them to work & improve upon those mistakes. This way students start gaining confidence in themselves.

3. The English Olympiad exam is also classified as a competitive exam. Students participating in such competitive examinations develop a challenging nature. This allows them to explore new opportunities and take up new challenges.

How to Register for Class 9 English Olympiad?

International English Olympiad registration for class 9 can be done by students on their own or through their respective schools.

The school has to fill in the form present here: https://www.crestolympiads.com/register-school, and it will be contacted within 48 working hours with the next steps.

Students who register separately from school & want to appear for the class 9 English Olympiad online test can follow these simple steps:
1. Go to the browser and copy-paste this link: https://www.crestolympiads.com/registration
2. The registration form pops up.
3. Fill in all the registration form details.
4. Select the exam at the bottom of the details filling section in the registration form you wish to appear in.
5. Read the instructions carefully.
6. Make the payment.
7. Registration is complete.


1. English Olympiad Individual registrations by students are accepted.

2. Students who have not done registration through school will have to take exams from home. The individual participating should have a computer or laptop with a webcam and a good internet facility. The exam is monitored through a webcam.

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Class 9 English Olympiad Syllabus

The Olympiad syllabus is an essential part of the examination. CREST Olympiads usually follow the school syllabus but with slight twists. The syllabus is curated to test students on their pronunciation, grammar, tenses, writing skills, etc. Having a thorough understanding of class 9 English Olympiad syllabus can easily help to ace the examination. The syllabus is made available online. Candidates can visit the official website to get an idea about all the topics that are included in the English Olympiad syllabus. The exam paper is divided into two sections which include different topics.

Dates and Fee for Class 9 English Olympiad

The exam dates for CREST English Olympiad (CEO) for Class 9 for the Academic Year 2024-25 are as given below:

Level 1 exam dates 30th November 2024
9th December 2024
Level 2 exam date 30th January 2024
Note: The CEO level 2 exam will only be held for students in grades 3 to 10.
Last date for registration It is advisable to register for the exam before November. 
Level 1 answer key dates 13th-14th December 2024
Level 2 answer key dates 6th-7th Feb 2024
Level 1 result date Generally, the results are announced within a month's time after the last answer key date
Level 2 result date Generally, the results are announced within a month's time after the last answer key date

Note: Check Olympiad exam dates for other CREST Olympiads subjects as well.

The exam fee is INR 225 for students studying and enrolling from India. For students studying and residing outside of India, the fee is country specific.

How to prepare for Class 9 English Olympiad?

Students can do complete questions practice by solving class 9 English Olympiad sample papers. While going for the revision of concepts, the sample papers again play an important role. English Olympiad questions available for class 9 give students a complete insight into almost all topics that have appeared in the past years.

There are many good online Olympiad coaching sites that students can search for and enroll in for the English Olympiad preparation. Olympiad Success is the best Olympiad trainer available for English Olympiad preparation. They help students prepare for Olympiad exams for classes 2-10. Their meticulously designed comprehensive study material will help students get desired practice and concept clarity which is required to excel in the international English Olympiad. Olympiad Success provides the best online English Olympiad coaching for various English Olympiad exams. Visit the official website of Olympiad Success to know more about the courses. Students can also take the help of the CREST English workbook which is particularly designed for English Olympiad exams. The workbook includes chapter-wise explanations and a variety of questions. Candidates wanting to participate in the English Olympiad exam are advised to purchase the CREST English workbook and nail the exam.

Preparation Material Link
Class 9 English Olympiad Sample Paper Check here
Class 9 English Olympiad Previous Year Paper Check here
Class 9 English Olympiad Workbook Check here
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Cut-off & Answer Key for Class 9 English Olympiad

English Olympiad cut-off & ranking for class 9 is published in order to establish a minimal grading standard for determining who will pass & fail. On the website, students can check everything they need to know about the cutoff criteria for awards & the level 2 exam.

The answer key helps students to predict their scores before the declaration of the actual results. These answer key dates are made public & can be checked on the Olympiad exam dates page. Answer keys are declared for both levels. English Olympiad answer keys for class 9 can be checked on the CREST Olympiad website by logging in.

Results of Class 9 English Olympiad

The international CREST English Olympiad for class 9 has a track record of releasing results for levels within a month after the release of the last answer key date. Candidates can readily view these results by going to the official website and logging in with their individual credentials. In most cases, level 1 results are released in January.

Awards for English Olympiad

a. Students generally look for English Olympiad prizes. Thrilling and mind-blowing awards are given by CREST Olympiads to students.

b. For 50% of the top scorers, there are Olympiad rewards.

c. All participants with a percentile of 93 to 96 will get a silver medal.

d. All participants with a percentile of 90 to 93 will receive a bronze medal.

e. A digital participation certificate will be given to each participant. This will be available in the participant's dashboard.

f. International Ranks 1-3 receive Achiever's Trophies and Merit Certificates.

Class 9 English Olympiad FAQs

1. What are the best ways to prepare for class 9 Olympiad of English examinations?

a. Students must prepare an accurate time table and set a goal before starting to prepare for the examinations.

b. Students are always advised to do regular revision as it enables kids to recall concepts and helps to enhance their performance.

c. Most importantly, students must practice plenty of sample papers to gain knowledge about the exam pattern and the type of questions that will appear in the examinations.

2. Are there any reference books available for class 9 Olympiad of English preparation?

Few are listed below that students can refer to -

a. CREST English Olympiad Grade 9 Workbook by CREST Olympiads

b. Oswaal - One For All Olympiad Previous Years Solved Papers Class 9

3. Does the class 9 Olympiad of English examinations consist of multiple-choice questions?

English Olympiad exams are one of the best exams conducted at both national and international levels aiming to test the aptitude of the participants. The exam is usually conducted in 2 levels using the format of the multiple-choice questions.

4. What are the types of questions asked in class 9 Olympiad of English examinations?

The CREST English Olympiad (CEO) exam is divided into two sections namely:

Section-1: Practical English
Section-2: Achievers Section

MCQs type questions are asked in the examination.

5. Whom should I contact for queries related to English Olympiad exams for class 9?

For any query related to the English Olympiad exams for class 9, use the below details to get resolved.

CREST Olympiads contact number: +91-98182-94134
CREST Olympiads email: info@crestolympiads.com

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