The result for the preliminary round of Astronomy Quiz 2013-14 was declared by Padma Vibhushan Professor Yash Pal on 29th September 2013. He congratulated all the selected students. He said that Aryabhat Foundation is doing good work and its activities has benefited the society. On this occasion he also said that our Universe does not have any rule book but still everything is working according to rules.
Some of the highlights of this years quiz were :
- A total of 5113 Students participated from 51 schools.
- First position secured by Sanket Sharma from Gwalior Glory School, scoring 79 percent marks.
- A total of 40 students selected for the secondary round.