About UIEO 2018

Unified Council organizes Unified International English Olympiad (UIEO) annually to assess the abilities of candidates in the English language. UIEO 2018 has been conducted on October 30, 2018 and the result of the same was out in the third week of December, 2019.. Students in class 2 to 10, enrolled in a school affiliated to a board recognised by the Unified Council were eligible to give this exam. Students cannot give this exam individually. Exam centre for Unified International English Olympiad 2018 will be the respective schools.

UIEO 2018 exam's syllabus is more class specific rather than syllabus specific. The exam is divided into three parts: 

a) Vocabulary and functional grammar

b) Reading comprehension

c) Interactive English

The questions are of multiple choice, objective based questions. The duration of UIEO 2018 is 60 minutes.

Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Unified Council
Duration 1 Hour

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UIEO 2018 Important Dates

21 Dec, 2018 - 28 Mar, 2019 Result | Mode: Offline and Online
30 Oct, 2018 Exam | Mode: Offline
01 Jul, 2018 - 25 Sep, 2018 Application | Mode: Offline

UIEO 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for UIEO 2018 are the minimum requirements, a candidate must meet in order to be eligible for giving the exam. The eligibility criteria for Unified International English Olympiad are given below:

1) The candidate must be enrolled in a school affiliated to a board that is recognized by the Unified Council.

2) The student must be studying in class 2 to 10. Students below the class 2 and above class 10 are not eligible for UIEO 2018.

3) The student must have submitted application and fees for the UIEO 2018 before the due date, i.e., September 25, 2018.

UIEO 2018 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
ST, OBC, General, SC PWD Offline Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 150

To apply for the Unified International English Olympiad, the aspirant had to ask school authorities for information. The candidate cannot apply for UIEO 2018 individually. Application forms were given out by school authorities and aspirants had to submit the form with complete information and the fees to the Principal, Vice Principal or Teacher In-charge. The application fee for UIEO 2018 is Rs. 150.

UIEO 2018 Preparation Tips


To give you an edge over the competition, exam experts have shared these tips. To excel in the UIEO 2018, the aspirants are advised to keep these few things in mind:

a) Make a study plan: Making a study plan is advised for every exam as it gives a right direction and discipline to the hard work and determination you want to put in your preparation. You can allot a certain amount of time for every section of the exam and get yourself to work on them individually and equally.

b) Know the syllabus: Unified Council says that syllabus is class specific, that means you only have to stick to class textbooks and pay attention to grammar. For reading comprehension, read books and English newspapers. These would help you to increase your reading and comprehension speed and skills.

c) Try to understand the standard of questions: It is very important to know what kind of questions you will be tackling in the exam. To figure out what you are actually up against, download some sample papers and go through them.

d) Practice sample papers: Questions in UIEO 2018 are technical and different. These questions are meant to test your mental abilities, not scholastic abilities. To prepare for the competition, you need to practice from sample question papers.

e) Time management: UIEO 2018 gives you a limited amount of time to answer an assortment of questions. You need to be prepared to answer these questions in that limited time so that none of the questions are left.

UIEO 2018 Exam Pattern

Syllabus for UIEO 2018 is completely from the CBSE/ICSE and various state boards. UIEO 2018 will be divided into three parts viz., vocabulary and functional grammar, reading comprehension and interactive English. The paper is different for Class 2-4 and 5-10. The exam pattern for UIEO is given below:                                                                                                             



No. of questions






Class 2 – 4             





1 hour

Class 5 – 10        



The marking scheme for Unified International English Olympiad 2018 defines the segregation of marks in the exam. UIEO totals 35 marks for the students of class 2 – 4 and 50 marks for students from class 5 – 10. The marking scheme for the UIEO 2018 is as below:


For class 2 – 4:                                                                                                   

 Section         Total marks

Vocabulary and functional grammar


25 marks


Reading comprehension


5 marks


Interactive English


5 marks        

For class 5 – 10:


Total marks

Vocabulary and functional grammar


35 marks


Reading comprehension


10 marks        


Interactive English


5 marks

UIEO 2018 Mock Test

Sample papers for UIEO 2018 are important to solve as they help you figure out what you are up against. You can get insights on syllabus, time management, standard of questions, marks allotted for a particular section and so on. This information makes you understand the exam dynamics and so it is easier for you to tackle the exam head on. With practice, you can solve questions in exam from muscle memory.

UIEO 2018 Admit Card

Admit card is important as a candidate is not allowed to sit for UIEO 2018 if they do not produce the admit card at time of the exam. Admit card also carries your enrollment number and such to help you during the result. Admit card will be provided by school authorities before the exam.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • School ID card

Unified Council released the UIEO answer key 2018 on November 5, 2018 to help students in calculating their approximate result. The answer key of UIEO consists of all the correct answers to the questions for all the sections of the exam - Vocabulary and Functional Grammar, Reading Comprehension and Interactive English. It is be available for all the classes, viz., classes 2 - 10. Students can access the UIEO answer key on the official website.

The result for Unified International English Olympiad has been declared in the third week of December, 2018 in the online mode. UIEO 2018 result consisted of a certificate and a student's performance report. Awards to be won after the result of UIEO 2018 are:

1, 2 & 3 (from each class)Tablet PC, Memento and Medal.
4 - 10 (from each class)A cash prize of Rs. 1000 each.
11 - 25 (from each class)A cash prize of Rs. 500 each.
Top 100 (class 2 - 4)Britannica – Explorers & Innovators, Britannica Word Search (2 CD Pack) and Hand Book of Science - Junior
Top 100 (class 5 - 10)Britannica – Explorers & Innovators, Britannica Word Search (2 CD Pack), Awesome English , a Medal and a Certificate of Appreciation.
1, 2 & 3 (all zones)Britannica – Explorers & Innovators and Britannica Word Search (2 CD Pack), a Medal and Certificate of Appreciation.
1, 2 & 3 (class toppers)Certificate and Student’s Performance Report (SPR) for all the participants.

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