About The Quiz

Quiz for Science is a step in our continuous efforts to promote scientific excellence in the research fraternity of Pakistan. A collaborative Initiative by Elsevier & Higher Education Commission (HEC) in 2013 for which we got a huge response from the Scientific community in Pakistan with over 4000 students, researchers and faculty members taking part in the quiz.

Keeping true to its spirit Quiz 4 Science Pakistan is back in 2016.

All Pakistani students, researchers, university faculty and institutions that are a part of the digital library program of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and have access to ScienceDirect are automatically qualified to take part in the quiz.

A quiz for you to access and explore scientific content on the illustrious. www.ScienceDirect.com

ScienceDirect is Elsevier’s leading information solution for researchers, teachers, students, health care professionals and information professionals. It combines authoritative, full-text scientific, technical and health publications with smart, intuitive functionality so that you can stay informed in your field, and can work more effectively and efficiently.


This quiz is an opportunity for you to enrich your scientific knowledge and get rewarded as you do it! Those who give correct answers for all questions will be eligible for a Lucky draw to get premiums:

  • For first three places - Brand new Apple iPad
  • Top 20 consolation premiums to be given out

To participate in the quiz, each applicant must register and answer all questions. The questions contained in the quiz are based on journal articles published on ScienceDirect by researchers over the last few years.

Play to Win!

Exciting prizes are up for grabs!

Quiz Winners

The Quiz 4 Science - Pakistan will run from 1st December 2016 – 31st March 2017

Quiz Winners

Terms & Conditions

  1. By submitting an entry form, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor.
  2. Winners will be selected from all eligible entries received during the Quiz period and chosen by Elsevier's internal panel of judges. Decisions of the Panel will be final and binding in all respects.
  3. All prizes are non-transferable. Cash will not be awarded in lieu of a prize, but Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or similar value at its sole discretion.
  4. Elsevier (Sponsor) reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entrant that it deems to be in breach of these Official Rules.