# List of mathematics competitions

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**Mathematics competitions** or **mathematical olympiads** are competitive events where participants complete a math test. These tests may require multiple choice or numeric answers, or a detailed written solution or proof.

## International mathematics competitions[edit]

- Championnat International de Jeux Mathématiques et Logiques — for all ages, mainly for French-speaking countries, but participation is not limited by language.
- China Girls Mathematical Olympiad (CGMO) — held annually for teams of girls representing different regions within China and a few other countries.
- European Girls' Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO) — since April 2012
- Integration Bee — competition in integral calculus held in various institutions of higher learning in the United States and some other countries
- International Mathematical Modeling Challenge — team contest for high school students
- International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) — the oldest international Olympiad, occurring annually since 1959.
- International Mathematics Competition for University Students (IMC) — international competition for undergraduate students.
- Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) — team contest for undergraduates
- Mathematical Kangaroo — worldwide competition.
- Mental Calculation World Cup — contest for the best mental calculators
- Primary Mathematics World Contest (PMWC) — worldwide competition
- Rocket City Math League (RCML) — Competition run by students at Virgil I. Grissom High School with levels ranging from Explorer (Pre-Algebra) to Discovery (Comprehensive)
- Romanian Master of Mathematics and Sciences — Olympiad for the selection of the top 20 countries in the last IMO.
- Tournament of the Towns — worldwide competition.

## Multinational regional mathematics competitions[edit]

- Asian Pacific Mathematics Olympiad (APMO) — Pacific rim
- Balkan Mathematical Olympiad — for students from Balkan area
- Baltic Way — Baltic area
- ICAS-Mathematics (formerly Australasian Schools Mathematics Assessment)
- Mediterranean Mathematics Competition. Olympiad for countries in the Mediterranean zone.
- Noetic Learning math contest — United States and Canada (primary schools)
- Nordic Mathematical Contest (NMC) — the five Nordic countries
- North East Asian Mathematics Competition (NEAMC) — North-East Asia
- Pan African Mathematics Olympiads (PAMO)
- South East Asian Mathematics Competition (SEAMC) — South-East Asia
- William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition — United States and Canada

## National mathematics olympiads[edit]

### Australia[edit]

### Bangladesh[edit]

- Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad (Jatio Gonit Utshob)

### Belgium[edit]

- Olympiade Mathématique Belge — competition for French-speaking students in Belgium
- Vlaamse Wiskunde Olympiade — competition for Dutch-speaking students in Belgium

### Brazil[edit]

- Olimpíada Brasileira de Matemática (OBM) — national competition open to all students from sixth grade to university
- Olimpíada Brasileira de Matemática das Escolas Públicas (OBMEP) — national competition open to public-school students from fourth grade to high school

### Canada[edit]

- Canadian Open Mathematics Challenge — Canada's premier national mathematics competition open to any student with an interest in and grasp of high school math and organised by Canadian Mathematical Society
- Canadian Mathematical Olympiad — competition whose top performers represent Canada at the International Mathematical Olympiad
- The Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (CEMC) based out of the University of Waterloo hosts long-standing national competitions for grade levels 7–12
^{[1]}^{[2]} - MathChallengers (formerly MathCounts BC) — for eighth, ninth, and tenth grade students

### China[edit]

### France[edit]

- Concours général — competition whose mathematics portion is open to twelfth grade students

### Hong Kong[edit]

- Hong Kong Mathematics Olympiad
- Hong Kong Mathematical High Achievers Selection Contest — for students from Form 1 to Form 3
- Pui Ching Invitational Mathematics Competition
- Primary Mathematics World Contest
- Global Mathematics Elite Competition

### Hungary[edit]

- Miklós Schweitzer Competition
- Középiskolai Matematikai Lapok — correspondence competition for students from 9th–12th grade
- National Secondary School Academic Competition – Mathematics

### India[edit]

- Indian National Mathematical Olympiad
- Science Olympiad Foundation - Conducts Mathematics Olympiads

### Indonesia[edit]

- National Science Olympiad (
*Olimpiade Sains Nasional*) — includes mathematics along with various science topics

### Kenya[edit]

- Moi National Mathematics Contest — prepared and hosted by Mang'u High School but open to students from all Kenyan high schools

### Nigeria[edit]

*Cowbellpedia*. This contest is sponsored by Promasidor Nigeria. It is open to students from eight to eighteen, at public and private schools in Nigeria.

### Russia[edit]

- Moscow Mathematical Olympiad (Московская математическая олимпиада ) – founded in 1935 making it a precursor of the International Mathematical Olympiad

### Saudi Arabia[edit]

- KFUPM mathematics olympiad – organized by King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM).

### Singapore[edit]

- Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (SMO) — organized by the Singapore Mathematical Society, the competition is open to all pre-university students in Singapore.

### South Africa[edit]

- University of Cape Town Mathematics Competition — open to students in grades 8 through 12 in the Western Cape province.

### United States[edit]

- SC Mathematic Competition (SCMC) — based California, RSO@USC, United States

#### National elementary school competitions (K–5) and higher[edit]

- Math League (grades 4–12)
- Mathematical Olympiads for Elementary and Middle Schools (MOEMS) (grades 4–6 and 7–8)
- Noetic Learning math contest (grades 2-8)

#### National middle school competitions (grades 6–8) and lower/higher[edit]

- American Mathematics Contest 8 (AMC->8), formerly the American Junior High School Mathematics Examination (AJHSME)
- Math League (grades 4–12)
- MATHCOUNTS
- Mathematical Olympiads for Elementary and Middle Schools (MOEMS)
- Noetic Learning math contest (grades 2-8)
- Rocket City Math League (pre-algebra to calculus)
- United States of America Mathematical Talent Search (USAMTS)

#### National high school competitions (grade 9–12) and lower[edit]

- American Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME)
- American Mathematics Contest 10 (AMC10)
- American Mathematics Contest 12 (AMC12), formerly the American High School Mathematics Examination (AHSME)
- American Regions Mathematics League (ARML)
- Harvard-MIT Mathematics Tournament (HMMT)
- iTest
- High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM)
- Math League (grades 4–12)
- Math-O-Vision (grades 9–12)
- Math Prize for Girls
- MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge
- Mu Alpha Theta
- United States of America Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO)
- United States of America Mathematical Talent Search (USAMTS)
- Rocket City Math League (pre-algebra to calculus)

#### National college competitions[edit]

- AMATYC Mathematics Contest
- Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM)
- William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition

#### Regional competitions[edit]

- SC Mathematic Competition (SCMC) — based California, RSO@USC, United States

## References[edit]

**^**"Canadian Competitions".*cms.math.ca*. Canadian Mathematical Society. Retrieved 26 April 2018.**^**"Mathematics and Computing Contests".*cemc.uwaterloo.ca*. CEMC. Retrieved 26 April 2018.