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Introduction

The  National Mathematical Olympiad of Singapore ( NMO∑ ) is  an annual national competition organized by the NUS High School of Mathematics and Science since 2006 . This competition, which is open to Primary Five students in all primary schools in Singapore involves two rounds: the Preliminary Round and the Special Round. It has raised interest and enthusiasm in mathematics and is now an event that our primary schools and their students look forward to participate in. 
NMO aims to
 
  • Identify Singapore's Mathematics representatives for the International Mathematics and Science Olympiad (IMSO)
 
  • Generate greater interest in Mathematics among Primary school students
 
  • Cultivate enthusiasm and instil a love for Mathematics
 
  • Provide an avenue to challenge and stretch our students’ mathematical potential
 
  • Nurture mathematical talents in our youths
 
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COMPETITION SCHEDULE

PRELIMINARY ROUND

(Written)

Date: 3rd July 2019, Wednesday

Venue: Respective Primary Schools

All registered participants

SPECIAL ROUND

(Written)

Date: 23rd July 2019, Tuesday

Time: 3:30 - 5 pm

Venue: NUS High School

By invitation

 
An award ceremony will take place on 31st August 2019, Saturday.
 

The top 20 individual winners of NMO will be shortlisted to join the training squad for International Mathematics & Science Olympiad (IMSO 2019). Within the training squad, a final team of 6 students and 2 reserves will be selected to form the Mathematics team to represent Singapore in IMSO 2019.