In its 14th year, the 2015 MS Office Specialist World Championship attracted more than 400,000 unique candidates from 130 countries who competed to demonstrate their mastery of Microsoft Office products.
FAME Training Institute has recently signed up as an Authorised Microsoft Office Specialist Testing & Training Centre in Dubai. For the year 2016 FAME is conducting a “MICROSOFT OFFICE SPECIALIST (MOS) PILOT CHAMPIONSHIP” in Dubai between 15th January 2016 and 15th June 2016.
Microsoft Office Specialist
Who Can Participate?
Phase One – January 2016 – March 2016
Initial Assessment without any formal training. FAME will set up testing facilities at Institutional Sponsors Premises and invite students to participate, choosing any categories – Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint. Student has to register separately for each category. In case 1 student qualifies in more than one category (s)he has to choose only 1 category for moving further rounds, this would not be allowed to be changed later.
Participating Schools, Colleges or Universities (Institutional Sponsors) may offer their students the opportunity forTraining & Practice Tests in Sponsors Premises through FAME. Dates will be confirmed and announced once Institution suggests the facilitation process. Alternatively participating Students can book their slots for Training & Practice Test at FAME Training Institute.
For further practice and training during Initial assessment, students may opt either for Formal Training or Self-Study pattern.
Students from each Institution will be chosen based on the highest scores to qualify for Semi-Finals.
Phase TWO – March 2016 – May 2016
Students will have to give Live Microsoft Office Specialist Exam to qualify this round. The Examination shall be conducted on the scheduled date(s) and Examination Fees (for 1 Attempt only) of AED 650 shall be paid by FAME.
Additional FREE Training (for upto 7 hours) and FREE Practice Tests (upto 4 attempts) shall be provided by FAME to students qualified for SEMI-FINAL round without any cost to students.
If one undertakes the exam but did not qualify for the Microsoft Certificate or wish to re-appear, (s)he can try again to improve your score. Students may go for additional attempts for the Semi-Finals at their own cost, however the highest score for only one attempt (as confirmed by student) shall be considered for Competition.
Phase THREE – JUNE 2016
The best students (based on highest Score) in each category, from any of the participating Institutions will be invited to compete for the Title of Dubai Champion in Word, PowerPoint or Excel.
The Microsoft Office Specialist Championship Finals will be held on or before 15th June 2016 at a Venue to be announced later. During this event Finalists shall compete for the Title of DUBAI CHAMPION for 2016 in each category i.e. Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
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Winners Gain at Each Level
Intra Institutional winners (Phase 1) – going to Semi-Finals
Inter Institutional Winners (Phase 2) – going to Finals
Finalists – Microsoft Office Specialist “PILOT” Championship – Dubai 2016
Winners – Laptop + Trophy + Certificate + Rotating Trophy for Institute
Runner ups – TAB + Trophy + Certificate + Rotating Trophy for Institute