CBSE launches Science Challenge for students on DIKSHA platform


The Challenge will be available in both Hindi and English on the DIKSHA platform from January 17 to February 28, 2022. TheCentral Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Science Challenge for students of classes VIII to X has been announced by the Board. The CBSE aims to conduct the Challenge to foster curiosity, enquiry and higher-order thinking amongst the students at a time when science and technology are the lens to understand the world.


The ‘CBSE Science Challenge’ is available both in Hindi and English on the DIKSHA platform from January 17 to February 28, 2022. The challenge is open to students across boards, with no participation fee.


CBSE-affiliated schools will have to register their students at cbse.gov.in. Once registered, they will receive registration IDs that students will have to use, to be able to access the challenge on the platform. Participants of non-CBSE schools can access the challenge on the platform directly.


Students who complete the challenge/course will get a participation certificate. Schools can then nominate five children from each class who have secured a participation certificate in the Science Challenge directly to the second stage or national qualifiers of the Raman Young Science Innovator Awards. Those who are keen to participate need to download the latest version of the DIKSHA application or access the DIKSHA website to receive certificates. Students should have the correct spelling of their name entered on the website or app for which schools must take responsibility.