How To

What is Registration Process?

It is a two step process including Online as well as Offline Registration of CIO Associates as well as Schools. Online Registration is done on www.cioindia.in followed by SUBMISSION of duly signed Offline Verification Form. Any Associate OR School must complete both processes for due verification and authentication.

Why is Registration Necessary?

Registration is the process to connect officially with the CIO event. Only Registered Associates are allowed to work for CIO. Similarly only Registered Schools can participate in the prestigious event. All registered associates as well as schools get their respective Login ids and passwords for further activity.

How to do the Registration?

Logon to www.cioindia.in

Click on School Registration link and fill up the details as required. Upon completion of the form, click on Submit to save the form.

Download the School Verification Form in pdf format.Take the printout, Fill up the details and send the form to Proactive head office. A unique Login Id and password is allotted after due verification for further actions.

CIO Associate Registration is done by following similar steps as school registration process. Associate applicant must submit self attested copies of relevant documents as listed in the form.

How to Enrol Students for CIO?

All Registered schools are allotted Login Id and Passwords. Under the School Login, schools can register student participants in easy to add simple steps in the online registration form.

Alternately, Schools may download the Ms-Excel worksheet format from their login panel for bulk uploading of students. Fill up the excel sheet, Select Bulk Uploading option from School login panel, Select the excel file from Browse option and click Upload. All the students get enrolled with single command.

After the Online Registration of students, all the physical registration slips shall be handed over to Proactive for verification and allotment of student Login for the exam.

How to pay the CIO Fees?

Schools can either pay the fees through a Demand Draft favouring “Proactive Career Education” payable at Mumbai. ALTERNATELY, school management may pay the total amount through a crossed MICR cheque to Proactive through CIO associate or directly to H.O.

Schools Should Avoid Cash Payment To Any One Including CIO Associates To Ensure Proper Accounting & Avoid Human Error / possibility of misuse.

In case School decides to hand over Cash, the same must be given only after due confirmation with Proactive H.O. and against the photo id proof of CIO Associate receiving the amount along with a temporary receipt issued and signed by the receiver. School must retain a copy of ID proof of the receiver till the final receipt is issued by Proactive in the name of the school.

How to schedule Exams at School?

The Dates for all three levels of competition are listed in CIO Activity Calendar and schools can organize the exams at any convenient schedule within the stipulated time frame as per available number of PCs.

Schools may inform Proactive about choice of Language and mode of examination in the Registration form. However in case of any changes required, School may inform the same through email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

What if the School is unable to conduct qualifying exams within School premises?

In such a case if school is unable to conduct the exam, the same must be informed to Proactive office or CIO Associate in advance for making alternate arrangements at nearby location which may include another school lab, private computer institute or any other resources.

When will be the School level certificates & Medals given to school?

Within 7 - 10 days from declaration of results, Proactive shall dispatch the Medals, Certificates and Performance Cards for all participants through CIO Associates. In case of direct registration of school, the certificates and medals will be sent directly from Proactive.

What can be done for any Spelling Mistakes in student name?

It is mandatory to ensure proper spelling of student names and class while filling up online registration by the school / CIO Associate. There is a provision of editing student names for next seven days from the date of registration for any spelling mistakes.

Student may also report error, if any, to the exam supervisor. Similarly, school may report such errors, if any, immediately upon checking the results of the School Championship.

Any correction required after certificates are issued will be subject to correction charges as decided by CBITVT.

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