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India’s first tablet based ENGLISH OLYMPIAD Test
Tests reading, grammar, vocabulary as well as listening skills
To get STEP 2017 Olympiad detailed report click here

The Hindu STEP English Olympiad is India’s first and most comprehensive English Olympiad. These tests are developed in association with Cambridge English Language Assessment, a department of the University of Cambridge, UK which is a premier institution that sets the standard for English proficiency across the world. Specially tailored for school students, it tests their reading, listening, grammar and vocabulary skills using best-in-class technology, content and testing techniques.

The Hindu STEP English Olympiad is a platform that:
  • Helps your students benchmark their English to global standards.
  • Provides students with tools that will help them prepare and continue learning even after completion of the test.
  • Brings in best-in-class technology, testing techniques and content through the right partnerships with global leaders across all three fields.
  • Helps lay the foundation for a successful career by instilling stellar communication skills.
  • Gives a detailed assessment that also provides students with recommended Cambridge English Language Assessment exam level that they can take.

STEP - Standardised Test of English Proficiency, is an initiative by The Hindu Group in the education sector in 2016. STEP helps Indian youth assess and improve their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in English. STEP was publicly launched on Aug 15, 2016 with assessment for reading, writing and listening skills. More than 300,000 users have joined STEP to assess and improve their English Proficiency in the last 18 months. STEP has benefitted beginners, students, job seekers, young professionals, exam aspirants and home makers alike.

Cambridge English Language Assessment is part of the University of Cambridge. They develop and produce the most valuable range of qualifications for learners and teachers of English in the world. Over 5 million people in 130 countries take their exams every year. Around the world over 20,000 universities, employers, government ministries and other organisations rely on their exams and qualifications as proof of English language ability.

Latest Technology – the test is tablet-based and employs the top testing techniques compared to other Olympiads.

Unmatched Credibility – the test is brought to you by The Hindu Group and Cambridge English Language Assessment, two highly recognised institutions with regard to English proficiency.

Most Comprehensive – the test covers the entire spectrum of English language. No other Olympiad tests listening skills, which are an integral part of our test.

Truly Global - The Hindu STEP English Olympiad will benchmark your students’ English to global standards.

Detailed Assessment – the test generates structured reports that help identify weaknesses and provides tools for improvement and recommend the appropriate Cambridge English Language Assessment exam level that can be taken.

Unique Recognition – all participating schools and students will receive a certificate from The Hindu Group and Cambridge English Language Assessment.

Convenient for schools – tablets will be brought by the Olympiad organisers for testing and the schools need not worry about the logistics at all.

Attractive prizes - prizes up-to ₹ 50,000 in value for top students and schools in every region.

  • All participants will receive a Participation Certificate.
  • All participating students and schools will get a rank, and each student will get a detailed report on strengths and weaknesses.
  • The entire country will be divided into regions and top 3 students in each region will get rewards and certificates.
  • Certificate of Recognition for a school if 50% of students who participated are in the top 20 percentile.
  • A date will be fixed for the test to be conducted at the school in the next couple of months based on the availability of test date and the schools' convenience.
  • The schedule and number of batches required for the test will be informed to the school.
  • Our team will come to a school with the tablets and will conduct the test for the registered students in multiple batches as planned with the school earlier.
  • School will not have to provide anything except for the exam room, tables and chairs.

Partner schools

  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Vidya Mandir
  • Nightingale English School
  • Poorna Prajna Education Center
  • JSS Public School
  • St. Charles High School
  • St. Thomas Public School
  • BR DAV Public School
  • Doon Public School
  • M.R. International School
  • Vidhya Sagar Global School
  • Union Christian Public School
  • Sayee Academy
  • SBOA School & Junior College
  • SBOA Global School
  • RMT International School
  • Don Bosco
  • Chennai High School
  • St. John's Public School
  • Al-Hira Model School
  • BVM Global
  • Saraswathi Vidyalaya Senior Secondary School
  • Chennai Higher Secondary School
  • National Public School
  • Thiruthangal Nadar Vidyalaya
  • The Velammal International School
  • Padmashree School (Cbse)
  • Gateway International School
  • Jeppiar school
  • Montfort school
  • Sana Model School
  • Bhavans Rajaji Vidyashram
  • Virutcham International Public School
  • Chinmaya International Residential School
  • Sri Dharamchand Jain School
  • GRD Public School
  • The NGP School
  • Crayons Public School
  • Nachiar Vidyalayam
  • SSVM World School
  • SBOA Matric Higher Secondary School
  • PRNP Vidya Mandhir Matric School
  • Luxor World School
  • Shiv Nadar School
  • Jai Hind Public School
  • Khaitan Public School
  • Panini Jnanpeeth Eng Medium Higher Sec School
  • Asian Christian High School
  • Sunflower Mission High School
  • DAV Public School Safil Guda
  • Focus High School
  • St. Soldier Elite Convent Sr. Sec. School
  • Atomic Energy Central School
  • Gurukshetra Public School
  • Vivekananda Vidyanikethan High School
  • Bhavans Vidya Mandir
  • Bhavans Munshi Vidyalaya
  • Choice School
  • TocH School
  • Nava Nirman School
  • Bhavans Varuna Vidyalaya
  • Chinmaya Vidyalaya
  • SBOA School
  • Gregorian Public School
  • Bhavans Vidya Mandir
  • Bhavans Adarsh Vidyalaya
  • MGM School
  • Sree Narayanan Public School
  • Christu Jayanthi Public School
  • St. Judes Public School
  • Sacred Heart Senior Secondary School
  • Queen Mira International School
  • Lakshmi School
  • Velammal Memorial Matriculation
  • St. Francis Public School
  • Gems Public School
  • Peevees Model School
  • The Harvest Public School
  • Islahiya Public School
  • The Springs International School
  • Benchmark International School
  • Al-Hidayath English School
  • Darul Hikam
  • Delhi Public School
  • St Aloysius Gonzaga School
  • Everest Kenbridge School
  • Tiny Tots English Medium High School
  • Guardian Public School
  • Cambridge International School
  • Chinmaya Vidyalaya
  • GRD Public School


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