News about the 2015 Biology Challenge and British Biology Olympiad competitions will appear here in mid-October 2014.
If you are a teacher whose school is new to these competitions and you would like to receive an email notifying you of updates and registration opening please contact the Society of Biology's Schools and Colleges Officer to be added to a competitions mailing list.
If you are a student whose school has not taken part in the competitions before please ask your biology teacher to visit this website to find out more.
2014 sees an outsanding result for the UK team at the International Biology Olympiad!
Following record participation in the British Biology Olympiad, four students were selected to represent the UK in Bali. They competed against students from 60 countries. all of whom were the winners of their national competitions. The full medals table can be found on the 2014 IBO website.
Many congratulations to Adam, Dia, Josh and Rebecca for achieving the UK's best result for five years in the face of increasingly fierce international competition!
Their achievements have been recognised in an Early Day Motion in Parliament.
Top School: Westminster School
Top School in Northern Ireland: Portadown College
Top School in Scotland: St Aloysius's College
Top School in Wales: Cardiff Sixth Form College
Soham Bandyopadhyay- Reading School
Harriet Bedford Haberdashers' - Aske's School for Girls
Joshua Breedon - Reading School
Stephanie Cornwell - Peter Symonds College
Alex Cranston - Westminster School
Samuel Deans - Magdalen College School
Josh Dickerson - Poole Grammar School
Eric Edmond - St Albans School
Dia Ghose - North London Collegiate School
Siddarth Gupta - The Judd School
Adam Heath - Winchester College
Joseph Levin - St Paul's School
Elinor Macnab - St. Helen and St. Katherine
Rebecca Peel - Bilborough College
Harry Potts - Magdalen College School
Alex Tough - Bishop Wordsworth's School