Terms & Conditions

  1. The DK Quiz Online is open to all children in India aged 11–14 years.
  2. Registration
    1. To enter the DK Quiz Online, the participant needs to register at https://dkquiz.dk.com. Registration opens on 18 July 2017.
    2. While registering, students must provide their contact details, including age, location, school and email address to verify eligibility and for notifying the winner. If a participant does not have a personal email address, he or she can provide contact details of a parent or guardian. The organizers (Dorling Kindersley Publishing Pvt Ltd) will use this information for internal use only and no participant information would be shared with a third party at any given time.
    3. We will be using the name of the school for processing the results; it will be displayed on the leaderboard for top scorers.
    4. Entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted. Joint submissions will not be entertained.
  3. Immediate family members of the employees of Dorling Kindersley Publishing Pvt Ltd and agencies associated with this competition are ineligible to enter The DK Quiz Online.
  4. Prizes
    1. A winner and a runner-up would be announced at the end of the online quiz. The organizers reserve the right to contact the top scorers to validate the information provided at the time of registration. At this point, two top scorers might be asked for some additional information (such as their standard and division) to confirm the details with their school.
    2. The winners will be notified via email on or before 26 September 2017.
    3. The winner will be decided on the basis of the highest total score at the end of the competition. In case of a tie, the participant who takes the least time to complete all quizzes would be declared the winner. In case of any conflict, the decision of the organizers would be final.
    4. The top scorers would receive DK books. The prizes will be dispatched within six weeks after the closing date.
    5. The prizes cannot be exchanged, transferred, and/or redeemed for cash.
  5. Wildcard entry
    1. If the winner is from Delhi-NCR, he or she would be given a chance to be a wildcard entry at the preliminary round of the DK School Quiz finale to be held in Delhi on 12 October 2017. He or she would need to get a partner in the same age group to participate in the preliminary round.
    2. The winner would have two days to accept or reject the chance to participate as a wildcard entry. In case of no response, the organizers reserve the right to retract the offer and/or forward the same to the next qualifying entry.
    3. The organizers will not bear any costs or responsibility of the participant(s) travelling to and from the DK Quiz finale venue.
    4. If a participant qualifies and chooses to take part as a wildcard entry, he or she must have parental/guardian’s permission to participate and must be accompanied by a parent/guardian to the event (on 12 October 2017).
  6. Giveaways
    1. The top scorer after every 5 quizzes will be eligible for a prize.
    2. All the top scorers will be announced on the quiz site (https://dkquiz.dk.com) and will be notified via email.
    3. Each winner will receive a DK book as the prize. The prize will be dispatched within a week of the announcement.
    4. The decision of the organizers w.r.t the winners would be final and binding.
  7. The organizers will not be responsible for any technical glitches and/or network issues.
  8. In case of any conflict, the decision of the organizers would be final.