By Neha Yadav
Published Jun 19, 2024

Hindustan Times

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5 hobbies that can raise your IQ level

Certain hobbies can help provide relief from stress and boost your Intelligence Quotient. Here are some of them.

Learning a new instrument

Learning a new instrument helps increase IQ and promotes cognitive functioning. 


Knitting helps reduce stress and promotes IQ level.


Reading helps increase IQ and raises awareness. It helps improve cognitive brain health and helps you stay informed.

Play a sport

Playing a sport helps boost cognitive brain functioning and allows one to build strategy. It promotes IQ levels, reduces stress and helps improve focus.

Writing or journaling

Writing your thoughts or journaling regularly can help improve your IQ and allows better analysis.