General Knowledge Olympiad


GK Olympiad is a state level GK Quiz organized for class 8 to 12 students. Three General Knowledge magazines (Quarterly) will be provided to students every year. Along with this, students will get a Special Master Card. The enrollment number of each student will be mentioned on the Master Card. This number will act as the roll number of each student.Along with this, students who would top the Olympiad will be awarded with special prizes and they will be featured in the Amar Ujala Newspaper and online portal


Know About Amar Ujala Education: Amar Ujala Education is an initiative of Amar Ujala Publications - a leading newspaper brand in India. Amar Ujala Education has already published over 600 competitive exam books.Amar Ujala has established its name in 15 states. Amar Ujala Education provides online assistance to competitive exam aspirants to help them grow their career and furthering this cause, Amar Ujala Education has brought General Knowledge (GK) Olympiad for school students.

Topper's View

S.S. Pathak:State Civil Service Exam topper S.S. Pathak believes that no aim is difficult to achieve if you set small goals. Keeping that in mind, Pathak cracked the UP-PSC Exam in 2013 and now he is an Assistant Commissioner in Agra, UP. He suggests  students to give a firm foundation to their career with the GK Olympiad.

Jyotirmayi Pandey: There is a famous saying, 'Where there is a will, There is a way' and Jyotirmayi Pandey has made this into a reality by cracking the UP-PSC Civil Services Examination 2016. She became an UP PCS Officer for the state of Uttar Pradesh. Being an avid learner, she strongly recommends the G.K. Olympiad for young aspirants who plan to crack various competitive examinations.


Every competitive exam aspirant, who dreams of getting a government job is advised to strengthen his/her General Knowledge. This is because in almost every competitive exam, questions on General Knowledge are asked. General Knowledge preparation is not an  overnight task. It requires strategized and dedicated hardwork on GK topic. The best way to do so, is to start preparing for General Knowledge during school studies. Aiming to provide a better future to school students, Amar Ujala Education has introduced the G.K. Olympiad 2018.

How to Apply

Students can participate in the Olympiad through their School or College and the channel for participation would be Amar Ujala Quarterly magazines in both Hindi and English languages. To get the magazines from their school or college, the students will be charged Rs. 300/- for Hindi magazines and Rs. 500/- for English magazines. After the one-time payment, the students will not only get these magazines, but one Master Card will also be provided to them. Quarterly magazines will allow students to learn exam oriented news of India and the World along with other General Knowledge information. The Master Card will carry the unique Registration Number of the student that will allow them to win attractive prizes.

How to Crack GK Olympiad

The students should read the Quarterly General Knowledge magazines before appearing for the GK Olympiad. These Quarterly magazines are designed in such a way that all doubts of the students would be eradicated. The students will be examined in this Olympiad on the basis of the study material provided in the magazines only. Boys and girls who would top the GK Olympiad, will be awarded with attractive prizes. This will benefit the students as they would improve their General Knowledge on one hand and also win attractive prizes on the other.

General Instructions for Candidates

India's leading media house, Amar Ujala Publications has taken an edutainment initiative keeping the large education sector in mind – the G.K. Olympiad. A one of its kind, G.K. Olympiad, is a state level General Knowledge Quiz competition for students ranging from Classes 8 to 12.

1. Chances are open for both government and private school students. Contact the School Administration to take part.


2. OMR Sheet will be used for both Hindi and English Medium Exams.


3. Nationwide ranking will be provided to the participating students.


4. Contact the toll-free number given below for detailed assistance.

Attractive Rewards

GK Olympiad is a platform for students where they not only boost their General Knowledge, but also get a chance to win attractive prizes i.e. Mobile, Laptop, Tablet etc. The winners will have their photograph published on the Amar Ujala career portal Students will also receive career related counselling to eradicate any confusion regarding their career.

Contact Us

Amar Ujala Publications Pvt. Ltd.
C-21/22, Sector 59, Gautam Buddha Nagar
Noida, Uttar Pradesh
Pin Code - 201301