The Pre-Finals was completed successfully. The participants shortlisted for the Grand Finale will be intimated via email along with the relevant details.

Are you a School?

Registrations closed for TCS iON IntelliGem 2020-21.


How to Participate?

School Registers

School registers and encourages students

Student Registers

Student registers using IntelliGem School ID

Student Selects Topic(s) & Pays

Student selects topic(s) & makes payment

Student Starts Learning

Fun-filled experience for the student

Student Competes & Wins

Student gears up for the contest

Why is TCS iON IntelliGem the most important contest?

The biggest national-level contest for 21st Century Skills in India for students of Grades 5 to 9

  • Universal Values
  • Global Citizenship
  • Communication Skills
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Financial Literacy


Provides students and educators an exposure to increasingly important 21 st Century competencies


Develops in students a passion and love for lifelong learning, and early entrepreneurship


Builds a competitive spirit in students and prepares them to lead the world


Inspires young minds to continuously augment their knowledge to go beyond what is possible

What do students get?

Learning Reference Material

Free digital booklets on 21st Century topics authored by experts to expand student's learning

Fun-filled Learning

Engaged learning through webinars, blogs, puzzles, and more

TCS iON IntelliGem Certificate and Recognition

Personalised report with IntelliGem Quotient and a Certificate, based on student's performance in the contest

Awards for Winners and Finalists

Exciting Cash
Trophy, Medals
and Certificates
New Age
Books and

Topics for 2020-21

Registrations closed for TCS iON IntelliGem 2020-21.

You have filled the application form. Proceed to select topics and pay.

How is IntelliGem Quotient derived?

It is a measure of a student's understanding and knowledge of the topics, and is derived on the basis of their performance in the contest.

Contest Calendar

Mascot Image
  • Stage 01

    Qualifying Round

    2 online assessments

    Dec 2020
  • Stage 02


    Online interview

    Jan 2021
  • Stage 03

    Grand Finale

    Online face-to-face, activity-based contest

    Jan 2021

Gems from the Past

Winner Image Financial Literacy Kritika Rakhecha(Grade 5)
National Hill View Public School, Bangalore Urban
Winner Image Global Citizenship Manav Dalmia(Grade 8)
Loyola School, East Singhbhum
Winner Image Creativity & Innovation Dhruva Seshadri Anand (Grade 6)
Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Senior Secondary School, Chennai


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FAQs on TCS iON IntelliGem

1. What is the eligibility criteria for participating in TCS iON IntelliGem? +
  • Students from Grade 5 to 9 can participate in TCS iON IntelliGem.