27th International Biology Olympiad 2016


The International Biology Olympiad 2016 took place in Hanoi, Vietnam, during July 17-24, 2016. Hanoi University of Education hosted IBO2016 where 72 IBO member countries participated. After participating as an observer country in IBO2015, Bangladesh has competed in this mega event for the first time in 2016 with a full team comprising of four students and two juries. The students were selected through a nationwide multistep talent hunt.

Maisha and Wasique has achieved ‘Merit’ certificate (aka honorable mention) at the very first attempt of Bangladesh in IBO2016.

Download or View souvenir on IBO2016 published by bdbo: click here

Download or View newsletter on IBO2016 published by IBO: click here

Download or View result of IBO2016: click here

For more info on IBO2016: www.ibo2016.org

For daily updates on IBO2016: https://bdbo.org/ibo2016-daily-updates/

A student’s perspective on IBO2016: https://bdbo.org/ibo2016-through-a-students-eyes/

Info of the four student participants in IBO2016 (in Bangla): https://bdbo.org/fantastic-four-of-bangladesh-in-ibo2016/

Press note from bdbo on IBO2016: https://bdbo.org/press-conference-before-attending-ibo2016/

Coverage in national media: https://bdbo.org/27th-international-biology-olympiad/


Student Participants


Ayman Wadud (Saint Joseph Higher Secondary School)


Wasique Hasan (Mastermind English Medium School)


Maisha Munawwara Prome (Oxford International School)


Wasee Rahman Chowdhury (Scholastica)

Jury Members


Professor Dr. Rakha Hari Sarker, Department of Botany, Dhaka University


Md. Samiul Alam Rajib, Senior Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy, BRAC University