Shubham Patil and Hrishikesh Sawarkar, students of the Two Year Integrated Program at IIT-HOME for JEE Main/Advanced 2016 preparation have qualified the National Science Examination in Physics (NSEP) conducted by Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT), which is the first stage of the olympiad program. These students will be appearing for the next stage on national level – Indian National Physics Olympiad (InPhO) to be conducted on 31st January 2016, by Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education.

Shubham Patil has also qualified the National Science Examination in Astronomy (NSEA). He will be appearing for the next stage on national level – Indian National Astronomy Olympiad to be conducted by Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education on 30th January 2016.