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Sri Lankan Mathematics Competition

Sri Lankan Mathematics Competition
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Parent Organisation:

Sri Lankan Olympiad Mathematics Foundation

 

About Sri Lankan Mathematics Competition:

Sri Lankan Mathematics Competition is part of the Sri Lankan Mathematics Olympiad along with the Sri Lankan Mathematics Challenge Competition. These two challenges together help to select the students who will be representing Sri Lanka in the International Mathematics Olympiad. The competition is designed to be an enjoyable and of sufficient interest so that the students can relate to it later on as well.

 

Syllabus:

The competition consists of basic grade 9 maths. Detailed list of topics under this is not given by the authorities. However, it is important to note that the questions are not straight-forward and hence while preparation, the application point of view of the syllabus should be given importance.

 

Marking Scheme:

The competition includes 30 challenging Multiple Choice Questions with a time limit of 90 minutes and is modeled to create an interest in mathematics. The Sri Lankan Mathematics Challenge Competition (SLMCC) on the other hand consists of 5 essay type questions with 4.5 hours time limit.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

The Sri Lankan Mathematics Competition is open to any student studying in any local or international school. The first 30 students will be invited to the Sri Lankan Mathematics Challenge Competition (SLMCC).

 

Level of Exam:

The questions designed for the students to encourage them and increase their interest in the mathematics taught to them in schools. It is designed not to be straight forward but yet be interesting. It is created such that the students can relate it to their lives or daily experiences. As such, the questions are challenging and sophisticated. It helps to cultivate an interest in maths and change the point of view of students towards mathematics.

 

Exam Dates:

The competition will be held on April 7, 2018. The process for registration is still on. If you didn’t fill the form for the exam on time, then you will have to wait for the next year. The schedule for the same is yet to be displayed.  

 

Cut-Off:

The marks of the students are not displayed by the authorities but the list of the toppers is. You can check the names of the previous toppers here

 

Year

Medal

Name

School

2017

Gold

SS Kotuwewatta

Royal College, Colombo

Silver

WAMSY Abeysinghe

Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

GMB Perera

Royal College, Colombo

Bronze

HMCNK Bandara

Eheliyagoda National School

RT Nanayakkara

Trinity College, Kandy

WMDSS Ranasinghe

Royal College, Colombo

2016

Gold

PMN Wijewardena

Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Silver

RY Pathiraja

Royal College, Colombo

WAMSY Abeysinghe

Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Bronze

KWJPDN Perera

St. Sebestian’s College, Moratuwa

SS Kotuwewatta

Royal College, Colombo

S Sivamynthan

Jaffna Hindu College

2015

Gold

RY Pathiraja

Royal College, Colombo

Silver

WMDKN Ranasinghe

Royal College, Colombo

BGC Chathuprabha

Richmond College, Galle

Bronze

SS Kotuwewatta

Royal College, Colombo

BM Rankothge

Dharmaraja College, Kandy

WAMSY Abeysinghe

Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

2014

Gold

PMN Wijewardena

Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Silver

RY Pathiraja

Royal College, Colombo

SS Kotuwewatta

Royal College, Colombo

Bronze

PTN Pathirana

Kuliyapitiya Central College

BGC Chathuprabha

Richmond College, Galle

KH Chung

Colombo International School

 

Free Sample Paper:

The previous year question papers in different languages can be downloaded here https://www.slmathsolympiad.org/resources/past_papers

 

Registration Process:

The registration can be done as school candidate or as a private candidate. In order to register as a school candidate, talk to a teacher at your school and follow the procedure explained by them. In order to register as a private candidate for the competition you need to create an account and fill in the required details here https://slomf.auth0.com/login?client=8Qz6EcomIWFlBmz6D1abh644Ggh7BkTt&protocol=oauth2&redirect_uri=https%3A%2F%2Fslmathsolympiad.org%2Fcallback&response_type=code&scope=openid%20profile%20email&isRegistrable=true&state=Dg8irvHWBS91i2_wwByRrmhDkMyW4TiH 

 

Benefits, Rewards & Scholarships:

  • The top 30 students are invited to take part in Sri Lankan Mathematics Challenge Competition (SLMCC).
  • Distinction and high distinction certificates are awarded to students who perform exceptionally well in the competition

 

Countries:

Sri Lanka

SLMC Sample Papers:


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