Nepal Chemistry Olympiad (NeChO)
Nepal Chemistry Olympiad (NeChO) is the national event to select the bright higher secondary school (+2) students who are interested in chemistry and most likely to excel in chemistry, biochemistry, biology or physics. The outstanding four (4) selected most brilliant Nepal Chemistry Olympiad (NeChO) finalists will be getting the opportunity to attend in the prestigious International Chemistry Olympiad.
The four finalists students from the Nepal Chemistry Olympiad (NeChO) will be getting opportunity to compete in the International Chemistry Olympiad from 2020 onward.
STEM Foundation Nepal has partnered with Nepal Polymer Institute to host the Nepal Chemistry Olympiad (NeChO) from 2018 onward.
What Is International Chemistry Olympiad?
The International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) is an annual competition for the world’s most talented chemistry students at the secondary school level. Nations around the world send a team of four students who are tested on their chemistry knowledge and skills in a five-hour laboratory practical and five-hour written theoretical examination that are held on separate days with the practical examination usually being before the theoretical examination.