is the BSE International Finance Olympiad whose goal is to
promote the advancement, discovery, learning ,and application of
commerce and finance. The Olympiad is designed to encourage
students to explore, discover, and learn more about financial world
and to develop analytical and problem solving skills that will be
essential to their career.
BSE Institute Limited (BIL) and Eduheal Foundation (EHF) have mutually agreed to work together to create awareness and provide
education and skills to students and learners in India and abroad by
organizing educational events.
Eligibility : Students currently studying in Class IX, X , XI and XII. BIFO
will target students interested in Economics, Entrepreneurship,
Accountancy and Business Studies. However BIFO is open to
students of other streams also.
The exam will be pen paper (OMR) based multiple choice questions
on the given syllabus. To be conducted in your school. 50 MCQs
to be solved in 60 minutes. Syllabus for the event will be from CBSE,
ICSE, State Boards. Questions will be from Economics and
Financial literacy (Devised by CBSE) for classes 9th and 10th;
Economics, Accountancy, Business Studies, Entrepreneurship and
Financial literacy for classes 11th and 12th. Few questions from
General Knowledge and Mental Aptitude will also be asked.
Date of Exam : 7th Dec.
Last date of registration : 15th Aug.
Level 2: National
Selected students - Successful school toppers* will participate in an
online/ computer based test to be conducted at exam centres all
over India in Feburary. These tests may have interactive questions.
The Syllabus will be same as was in level-1. The medium of the
Olympiad will be in English language.
Finally, 108 selected students will be invited to BSE Mumbai for final
Date of Exam :22 Feb. Next year
*Scoring atleast 50% , with minimum 8 successful participants in the class concerned
Level 3: Quiz Finals
108 Merit students from all over India will attend quiz finals at BSE
convention centre, Mumbai on 10th April, next year. This event is
expected to be widely broadcasted in the media. Finally 108
students will emerge as national 1st, 2nd and 3rd rankers of the 2nd
International finance olympiad sponsored by BSE Investors’
On 10th April, Prize distribution ceremony will be organized jointly
by BSE Institute Ltd. and EHF at the BSE Convention centre,
BSE Investors’ Protection Fund has instituted the following
Top 3 students from each of the classes 9th to 12th, from each of
1 the nine zones will win a cash award of Rs.12,000, 10,000 and
8,000 respectively and a medal. Total 108 students will be
The principal of the registered schools will be invited to send a
proposal on how to incorporate financial literacy in the school.
Based on the submitted proposals one principal will be selected
from each of the nine zones. 9 principals will be selected. Each will
get a cash award of Rs.25,000 and a momento. They will be invited
to attend the final quiz and Prize distribution ceremony at the BSE
Convention centre, Mumbai. 2nd class AC rail to and fro fare will
18 teachers will be selected based on the following
criterion : Educational qualification, number of years taught, any
instance of a specific activity created in the field of Financial
literacy, any out of the curriculum activity that the teacher has
taken up in teaching and its evidence thereof. For example; any
exhibition, field visit, newspaper related exercise, seminars,
debates, quiz, symposium, movie sessions, guest lectures etc.
Proposal sent by the teacher has to be verified by the school
principal before sending to Eduheal Foundation. Two teachers
1 will be selected from each of the nine zones . Total 18 teachers
will be selected. Each will get a cash award of Rs. 10,000 and a
momento. They will be invited to attend the final quiz and Prize
distribution ceremony at the BSE Convention centre,
Mumbai. 3rd class AC rail to and fro fare will be reimbursed.