2021 — 2022: English language

English Olympiad 2021-22

School stu­dents of grades 5–11 from Rus­sia and of equi­val­ent grades from all over the world are invited to participate.

Par­ti­cip­a­tion in the com­pet­i­tion is free. All school stu­dents can take part in the qual­i­fy­ing round and the win­ners of it are invited to the final round. Win­ners of the pre­vi­ous Olympi­ad (with dip­lo­mas of any degree) are also invited dir­ectly to the finals.

Par­ti­cipants with the best res­ults will be awar­ded with dip­lo­mas and invited (with reduced fee) to the inter­na­tion­al camps «For­mulo de Integreco».

Olympiad’s organ­izers

North­ern (Arc­tic) Fed­er­al Uni­ver­sity.

Con­tact us

You can send your ques­tions by e‑mail olimp.​eng@​formulo.​org.

Appeal on the res­ults of the Olympiad

Dear par­ti­cipants of the Olympiad!

The veri­fic­a­tion of the work of the final stage is com­pleted, the points for the tasks are avail­able in your per­son­al account. Scores of tasks are the following:

  • Task 1— 10 points,
  • Task 2 — 5 points,
  • Task 3 — 5 points,
  • Task 4 — 20 points.

Appeals are accep­ted until April 17 inclus­ive through your per­son­al account. The response to the appeals will be giv­en no later than April 20. Please note that decisions on dip­lo­mas will be made after appeals are processed.

You can request your work from the organ­iz­ing com­mit­tee by e‑mail (olimp.​eng@​formulo.​org) no later than April 16. In the sub­ject of the let­ter, write: «Job request»; in the let­ter itself, you need to spe­cify the region, class and par­ti­cipant code.

We also pub­lish the terms of the tasks and the answers to them:

Chronology of events

All the news about the Olympiad are posted below from newest to oldest.

Res­ults of the qual­i­fy­ing round

December 30, 2021

Dear par­ti­cipants!

Indi­vidu­al res­ults are avail­able in per­son­al accounts of our Inform­a­tion sys­tem. The par­ti­cipants who reached the threshold score will be invited to the final round.

Threshold scores








21 points

20 points

22 points

23 points

23 points

24 points

23 points

You can sub­mit an appeal (before Janu­ary 14), you could inform the Organ­iz­ing com­mit­tee (olimp@​formulo.​org) before Janu­ary 15. We also ask every­body to inform us on incor­rect or incom­plete data.

Start of the qual­i­fy­ing round

October 20, 2021

Here is the qual­i­fy­ing (remote) round of the Eng­lish Olympi­ad «For­mula of Unity»/«The Third mil­len­ni­um». We will be happy if your friends who like Eng­lish also par­ti­cip­ate. How­ever, every assign­ment should be done indi­vidu­ally; oth­er­wise, your sub­mis­sion will not be considered.

Rules of the qual­i­fy­ing round

The qual­i­fy­ing round is an online-test:

  • for tasks 1–5 you have to give only a let­ter of the cor­rect answer,
  • for tasks 6–15 you have to give a single word as an answer,
  • and a short art­icle for the last one task.

You can find the instruc­tion for par­ti­cip­a­tion in the pre­vi­ous post below.

The win­ners of Olympi­ad 2020/21 (those with Dip­lo­mas I‑III) can par­ti­cip­ate dir­ectly in the final round.

Any ques­tions?

You can send your ques­tions (about both the prob­lems and the par­ti­cip­a­tion) to the organ­izers by e‑mail olimp.​eng@​formulo.​org.

Good luck!


September 27, 2021

There will be two rounds in the Inter­na­tion­al Eng­lish Olympi­ad «For­mula of Unity»/«The Third Millennium».

Qual­i­fy­ing round

The first round, by cor­res­pond­ence, will be held from Octo­ber 20 to Novem­ber 13.

Detailed inform­a­tion will be avail­able near the start of the round. For par­ti­cip­a­tion (includ­ing send­ing your answers) you have to  register in our inform­a­tion system:

Final round

The second (final) round of the Olympi­ad will be held in the end of Feb­ru­ary — March, 2022 at mul­tiple sites in vari­ous coun­tries. Detailed inform­a­tion about loc­a­tions will be avail­able near the start of the round.