• Registration includes a fee of Rs. 1000/- per student.
  • All students from class 3-12 are invited to participate in HIPPO-ENGLISH WITHOUT BORDERS.
  • We encourage participation of maximum students from public & private schools. For a participating School it is unlawful to refuse participation to any student who is willing to pay the fee.
  • Students participate at their grade level or at a higher level (if they attend accelerated English programs at their schools).
  • The competition has a form of a multiple choice test. (You may see past HIPPO papers).
  • For the preliminary round, invigilation and audio players will be the responsibility of host institution. For semifinal and final round Innovative Learning and Hippo Association will take care.
  • There are 3 rounds:
    • Preliminary Round
    • Semifinal Round: Reading and Essay Writing in one of our three test Centers (Islamabad/Lahore/Karachi)
    • Super final in Italy
  • For semifinal in Islamabad/Lahore/Karachi, no TA/DA will be paid.
  • The Innovative Learning will pay the economy class air tickets to the finalists & their teachers while the visa expenses will be borne by the candidates & teachers.
  • Starting from Hippo 2021, Hippo Association will no longer be able to send visa invitation letters for family members.
  • All participating students receive a certificate.
  • Students compete in five categories/levels.

HIPPO 1                (Class III & IV)

HIPPO 2                (Class V & VI)

HIPPO 3                (Class VII & VIII)

HIPPO 4                (Class IX & X)

HIPPO 5                (Class XI & XII)