Syllabus and Resources
The SAO is modelled after the IOAA. Details of the syllabus can be found here:
Previous questions and solutions for the SAO can be found here:
SAO Past Olympiad Papers
Additional resources for the SAO can be found here:
Additional SAO Resources
The 4-hour test comprises these components:
1. Multiple Choice Questions
2. Short & Long Answer Questions
3. Data Analysis
4. Practical Astronomy
The 16th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) was hosted at Chorzow in Poland from 10th August to 20th August 2023.
The top 5 Gold medalists in the SAO will represent Singapore in the IOAA.
Find out more about the IOAA by visiting the official website below: