GENERAL

What is Asian English Olympics?

English Olympics is one of BNEC's most prestigious events. We have been conducting this event since 2004, starting with the Nationwide English Olympics for 6 years. It then developed into 1 year of Southeast Asian English Olympics, and lastly 6 years of Asian English Olympics with more than 500 participants from Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Hong Kong, Macau, India, Bangladesh, Laos, Cambodia, and South Korea.


Where will The 2018 Asian English Olympics be conducted?

The 2018 Asian English Olympics will be conducted at BINUS University, Jakarta, Indonesia.


When will The 2018 Asian English Olympics be conducted?

The 2018 Asian English Olympics will be conducted on February 8-12, 2018.


REGISTRATION

What is observer ?

Observer is a person who does not participate in the competition as a participant, but is allowed to observe the whole activities and get the same privileges as the participants, namely food, transportation, and certificate. The observer’s fee is IDR 400,000.


May I bring any supporter during the Asian English Olympics?

No, the observer is the only representative who is allowed to.


How do I request an invitation letter for my institution?

You may contact us via email or phone of our contact persons


When is the registration and submission deadline for Online Competition (Short Story Writing and Radio Drama)?

The deadline for registration is on January 20, 2018, and the deadline for the submission is on January 25, 2018.


When is the registration deadline for Short Story Writing and Radio Drama?

The registration deadline is on January 20, 2018.


When is the submission deadline for Short Story Writing and Radio Drama?

The submission deadline is on January 25, 2018.


When is the registration deadline for Main Competitions (Debate, Speech, Story Telling, Newscasting, Scrabble, Spelling Bee)?

The deadline is on January 25, 2018.


If I cancel the registration, will I get the refund?

No, the committee will not provide any refund for any kinds of payment, except for the accommodation payment.



COMPETITION

How many participants are allowed in each field for each institution?

You can only send a maximum of 3 persons or 3 teams in each field of competition.


May I send 2 debate teams without any adjudicator?

No, you may not. As we are using N-1 system, you need to send at least 1 adjudicator for 2 debate teams.


May I send adjudicator(s) without any debaters?

Yes. The maximum is 3 adjudicators. For registering them, you can directly contact the Contact Person of The 2018 Asian English Olympics.


Can I join 2 competitions at the same time?

Yes, you can register to 1 Online Competition and 1 Main Competition, because the Online Competition (Radio Drama and Short Story Writing) will be run in different time from the other competitions. However, you will not be able to join 2 Main Competitions at once since they will be run at the same time.