Olympiad exams in Singapore

What are Olympiad exams?

Olympiad exams are competitive exams that are conducted at national and international level by various organizations every year in which students participate to test skills in various subjects and showcase their talent. Generally, these exams are conducted in online mode. These exams not only help students to take their knowledge to the next level but also help them to improve performance in academics too. Questions put up in the Olympiad exams conducted in Singapore test students on different dimensions like innovative approach, creativity, imagination, understanding of concepts, logical ability, analytical skills, etc. The students of Singapore get exposure to the competitive world that exists by participating in International Olympiad exams that are organized for different grades.

About CREST Olympiads

Tip: Having read the importance, we’ve found out the best online Olympiad exam conducted internationally for you to enroll in. We’d like you to explore Asia’s 2nd Biggest Online Olympiad exam - CREST Olympiads. CREST Olympiads is conducted for Prep/KG to classes 1 to 10 in Mathematics, Science, English, Reasoning, Cyber, International Spell Bee (Summer) and International Spell Bee (Winter). 

Being Asia's 2nd Biggest Online Olympiad exam, students of the following countries are participating in CREST Olympiads. You can see the countries names below:

Nigeria, Zimbabwe, China, France, Germany, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, UK, USA, Egypt, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Maldives, Hong Kong, Macao, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Mauritius, South Africa, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Russian Federation, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands, Canada, etc.

Here are all the important links of CREST Olympiads that you can refer to below:

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Olympiad Exams in Singapore

There are many Olympiad exams that are organized by various organizations for students of grades 1-12. You can find all the details of all these exams below:

Note: Olympiad exam registration generally takes place through school. But few exams accept individual registrations.


  • Singapore & Asian Schools Math Olympiad (SASMO)

SASMO is open to all Primary 2 to 6 and Secondary 1 to 4 students (Grade 2 to 10 students from International schools). Each level has a differentiated paper and contains 25 questions within 2 sections.

SASMO contests aim to stretch the untapped thinking potential of the student population, their participation in SASMO will help them improve in school mathematics as well as higher-order thinking skills (HOTS).

Important links:

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Sample papers: 

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  • Singapore Astronomy Olympiad 

The Singapore Astronomy Olympiad (SAO) is modeled after the international astronomy Olympiads and qualifies students to participate in the International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The astronomy Olympiad provides activities for the enrichment and advancement of gifted and talented astronomy students.

Important links:

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  • Singapore Biology Olympiads

 SJBO involves an initial theory round, from which the highest-ranking schools are selected to participate in a practical round. SJBO is targeted at upper secondary students.

The aim of the SJBO is to foster critical thinking skills amongst the students as well as to offer an early taste of the SBO/IBO experience. SJBO is co-organized by SiBiol and the Singapore Science Centre, with support from the Ministry of Education.

Important links:

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  • Singapore International Math Olympiad Challenge (SIMOC)

This international contest allows students to experience the thrill of math games along with the challenge of solving puzzles. More than 13 countries attended along with 414 participants and over 350 parents and teachers.

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  • Singapore Junior Biology Olympiad

SJBO provides a platform for upper secondary students to challenge themselves further in the area of biology and is an initiative built on their strong grasp on fundamentals.

SJBO focuses on critical thinking skills as applied to biology, and it is hoped that students develop a holistic culture and passion in learning and applying biology in their lives.

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