Turkey

„National Biology Olympiad“

Turkey

Contact data

Country coordinator

Name:
Professor Leyla Acik

Hosting institution

TUBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey)
Remzi Oğuz Arık,, 80
06540, Çankaya/Ankara
Turkey


Structure

Appointing institution
Organization & structure

TUBİTAK

3 rounds

1st: August

2th: December

3th: April

final round : Gazi Univerisity

Number of students in first round

National paticipants: 500-1000

Tests

All the exam : multiple choice

Exam questions prepared by the national coordinater and her team.

1th round exam: each students in their city, university

2th round exam: Ankara, University

3th round exam: Gazi University

Training

Student work at home 1 or 3 h/day

no special training camp or summer camp

only two week camp

Study materials

Campbell Biology

Animal Phsiology

Plant Physiology

Biochemistry

Awards & prizes

NBO: prize money

IBO: grant for univercity and univercity entrance without exam

Education

Type of students

High school students

School year

start September

end: July

Biology hours/week

5h/w

Hours of Classes/week

1/1

Public Relations

Promotion

TUBİTAK anonces from webpage

Promotion contact

webpage

Statistics over the year
  • 2020: 650 students from 115 schools (1% of eligible schools)

This year the number of students decreased

Media coverage

TUBİTAK webpage


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