Registeration for the 2021 Intermediate Biology Olympiad (iBO) will open in March 2021 to be sat in June 2021.

The Intermediate Biology Olympiad that tests students’ biology knowledge and encourages them to continue studying the biosciences beyond school.

The competition is open to students in the first year of post-16 education. The competition consists of a one-hour multiple choice paper to be taken online. Questions were set on topics students are likely to have covered at GCSE and in their first year of A level.

Students who take part in the Intermediate Biology Olympiad are encouraged to reference their participation in their further/higher education applications.

A syllabus is available for the Intermediate Biology Olympiad.