Pakistani Student Wins Bronze at International Science Olympiad
A Pakistani student has won a bronze medal in the International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO) 2016.
Six Pakistani students had participated in the Olympiad, which was held in Bali, Indonesia from December 2-11. Out of the six students from Pakistan, Yusra Nadir was awarded the bronze medal.
The Olympiad is an annual individual and team competition in the field of natural sciences for students who are under sixteen years of age on 31st December of the competition year.
The competition is held in the first week of December every year, in different countries. Currently, around 50 member countries participate in IJSO every year.
IJSO was established in recognition of the significance of natural sciences in the general education of young people and in all aspects of their lives.