IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad 2023: Online Registration, Exam Date, Syllabus

The Mathematics Association is organizing its 37th Mathematics Olympiad 2023. Mathematics Olympiad is a talent search event involving students from all over India conducted by the Mathematics Association of IIT Bombay. In 1979 the first Mathematics Olympiad was organized. This is the platform for students to challenge themselves and test their mathematical knowledge and skills. The goal of the IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad is to stimulate enthusiasm and love for mathematics to strengthen mathematical intuition, foster mathematical creativity, and provide satisfaction, joy, and the thrill of meeting challenges. The Olympiad is overseen by some of the most renowned professors in the country who are faculty at the Mathematics Department of IIT Bombay.

What Is IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad 2023?

The registration for IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad is currently going on and the candidates register through their school or through the official website. If you are interested in taking part in Maths Olympiad then in this article we provide you with brief information on its eligibility criteria, benefits, objective, examination date, syllabus, exam pattern and application procedure, and much more.

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IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad

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Key Highlights of IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad

ParticularsDetails
Conducted byIIT Bombay
Name of ExamMaths Olympiad 2022
LevelNational
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Exam DateUpdated Soon
Mode of examOnline
Official Websitehttp://www.math.iitb.ac.in/~assoc/mo/

Objectives of IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad

The goal of the Mathematics Olympiad is to stimulate enthusiasm and love for mathematics to strengthen mathematical intuition, foster mathematical creativity, and provide satisfaction, joy, and thrill of meeting challenges. It is a great opportunity for the participating students to experience the atmosphere of IIT Bombay which is one of the premium academic institutions in the country. 

The main aspects of this Olympiad are as follows:

  • Original problems
  • Enhancing problem-solving skills
  • Creating a positive environment
  • Lectures from eminent academicians
  • Exciting gifts and certificates

Benefits of IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad 

The students who appear and perform well in the IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad get several benefits apart from the cash prize and the certificate they also get a chance to appear for more and bigger olympiads. The Olympiads are important and beneficial, they give a platform to students of different schools and boards to come together and test their skills. Since the syllabus of the Olympiad is the same for everyone, the students get a fair and equal platform to challenge and strengthen their knowledge.

The candidate who qualifies for the math olympiad can also pursue a UG course in mathematics at IIT Bombay without appearing for JEE. They have to appear for the entrance test. Their performance in the test will determine their admission to the course.

Rewards under IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad

  • The participants in the top 10 percentile will be given certificates of Merit.
  • The best 5 performers of each level will be awarded a total cash prize of 5 thousand to be distributed based on rank.
  • All the participants will receive participation certificates by mail.

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible, the aspirants have to be students of schools with recognized boards. They can belong to any part of India. The event is going to be conducted online this year and thus the candidates can participate from anywhere.

Level 1- Students from standards VIII, IX, and X of any recognized board.

Level 2- Students from standards XI and XII of any recognized board.

Guidelines for IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad

  • The exam is going to be conducted online mode.
  • The participants can take the exam from anywhere.
  • They must use a laptop/ mobile with a working webcam.
  • The duration of the exam is 2 hours.
  • The exam timings are 8:30 to 11:30 am. A window of an extra hour is given to the students to log in. No student will be allowed to log in after 9:30 am.
  • Any kind of misconduct will result in immediate disqualification.

IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad Exam Pattern

The Mathematics Olympiad has two levels- Level 1 and Level 2. 

  • Level 1 is for classes VIII-X
  • Level 2 is for classes XI-XII

IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad Syllabus

The following syllabus is a rough set of topics asked at each level. It is not a comprehensive and complete list.

MO 2023 Level 1

Level 1 is conducted for students from classes VIII-X and consists of questions from the following topics.

ChaptersTopics
ArithmeticBasic Arithmetic, Ratio and Proportion, Profit and Loss, Time and Distance, Time and Work
AlgebraBasic Algebra, Simultaneous/ Quadratic Equations, Logarithms, Surds, Indices
GeometryBasic Geometry, Area and Volume, Mensuration, Triangle, Quadrilateral, Circle, Trigonometry
Number TheoryIntegers, Permutation and Combinations, Basic Probability, Divisibility, Counting, Sequences, and Series
MO 2023 Level 2

The Level 2 of the Olympiad is more difficult as it is conducted for high school students. Some topics may be similar to Level 1 but the difficulty level is definitely higher.

ChaptersTopics
ArithmeticBasic Arithmetic, Ratio and Proportion, Profit and Loss, Time and Distance, Time and Work
AlgebraBasic Algebra, Polynomials and Equations, Logarithm, Surds, Indices, Complex Numbers
GeometryBasic Geometry, Area and Volume, Mensuration, Polygons, Trigonometry, 2-Dimensional, and 3-Dimensional Coordinate Geometry
Number TheoryPermutations and Combinations, Basic Probability, Divisibility, Counting, Sequences and Series, Mathematical Induction
CalculusFunctions, Differentiability, Differentiation, Limits, Continuity, Integration, Applications of Calculus

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IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad Online Registration

The students interested in participating in the Olympiad can contact the authorities of their respective schools. For those who want to register individually, the steps of online registration are given below.

  • Firstly the applicant should visit the official website of IIT Bombay Mathematics Olympiad.
Mathematics Olympiad IIT Bombay Online Registration
IIT Bombay Maths Olympiad Official Website
  • On the homepage you have to Scroll down to the ‘Latest News’ section and click on ‘Mathematics Association organizes Mathematics Olympiad 22 to be held on Feb 13th, 2022’.
  • On the page that opens, click on the blue ‘Register Now’ button in the middle of the page.
  • For group registrations, contact:
    • Ankita – 9414926126
    • Pushkar – 9370733955
    • Ashish – 7404451731
    • Prerna – 8708171348
Mathematics Olympiad IIT Bombay Online Registration
Contact Information
  • For individual registration you have to “click here“.
  • After that a page will open where you have to enter your name, e-mail, School name, city, and choose the level of examination.
  • After that you have to pay the registration fee.

IIT Bombay Mathematics Olympiad Registration Fee

  • The registration fee for all the candidates is INR 150.
  • There is no exemption in the registration fee for any candidate.
  • The application fee has to be paid online.
  • The candidates can use UPI/ Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Netbanking to pay the fees.
IIT Bombay Math Olympiad Contact Details

For any details or support, the students can contact the organizers through the following mediums.

  • Official Website- math.iitb.ac.in.
  • Email- olympiad@math.iitb.ac.in
  • Postal Address- Mathematics Association, IIT Bombay, 400076

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