Regional Mathematics Olympiad (RMO) 2018 – क्षेत्रीय गणित ओलंपियाड is an acronym of RMO. RMO leads to participation of Indian students in the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO). It is organized by Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE) on behalf of the National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM). RMO aims to spot mathematical talent among pre-university students in the country.
RMO is conducted in 25 regions all over the country every year in the month of October. In this article, we are going to provide you detailed information on RMO 2018 Eligibility, registration, syllabus, exam pattern, selection procedure, schedule, result and previous year papers.
Latest Update : HBCSE has released registration form for Regional Mathematical Olympiad (RMO) 2018, so you can apply online before 3rd Oct 2018 (8 PM). Apply Link is give below in this post.
If you want to know exam dates if India National Mathematical Olympiad (INMO) then Click Here.
RMO 2018 Registration
RMO is conducted in 25 regions all over the country. It is quite obvious that your school will be an exam centre for Regional Mathematics Olympiad (RMO) but if not so, there are three Regional Coordinators (RCs) assigned to handle such requests. The three RCs are Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) and Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathana (KVS). Pre-RMO Registration 2018 can be done by following these simple steps.
How To Fill RMO 2018 Registration Form
- Open this to complete the registration process.
- Click on “Student Registration Form (In PDF)” link to download the registration form.
- Take a print of the registration form and fill all the mandatory details with care.
- Now, visit the nearest NSE Centre to you and submit the registration form.
- It must be noted that last date to fill the form is July 2018.
RMO 2018 Apply Online: Click Here
RMO Eligibility Criteria
The RMO eligibility criteria is simple to understand. The eligibility criteria to appear in Regional Mathematics Olympiad are given below:
- Must be a citizen of India.
- Should be born on or after August 1, 1998.
- Must be currently studying in class XI or below.
- Must not have commenced (or planning to commence) studies in a university or equivalent institution by June, 2018.
Note: Students studying in class XII are not eligible for Regional Mathematics Olympiad 2018.
RMO 2018 Syllabus
The syllabus for Regional Mathematics Olympiad 2018 is pre-degree college mathematics. The RMO 2018 Syllabus is in a sense spread over class XI and XII levels, but the problems under each topic involve high level of difficulty and sophistication. The topics covered are given below:
|• Arithmetic of Integers||• Inequalities|
|• Geometry||• Elementary Combinatorics|
|• Quadratic Equations & Expressions||• Probability Theory|
|• Trigonometry||• Number Theory|
|• Co-ordinate Geometry||• Finite Series & Complex Numbers|
|• System of Linear Equations||• Elementary Graph Theory|
|• Permutations & Combinations||• Factorization of Polynomial|
NOTE: The major areas from which problems will be given are Algebra, Combinatorics, Geometry and Number Theory. For detailed syllabus Click Here
Exam Pattern: Regional Mathematics Olympiad is a three hour written test. The RMO 2018 will have only six problems. These six questions will be descriptive in nature.
|Pre-RMO Schedule 2018|
|Registration of Centers||15th June – 3rd July 2018|
|Registration of Candidates||30th June – 10th July 2018|
|Download Admit Card||19th August 2018|
|Date of Examination||10:00 AM – 01 PM|
|INMO Examination||January 2019|
|IMO Examination||will be held at Romania|
RMO 2018 Selection Procedure
Regional Mathematics Olympiad is the first level of examination if you want to appear in International Mathematics Olympiad. Top 30 students from each region will qualify for the second level i.e. India National Mathematics Olympiad (INMO). Certificate of Merit/Participation will be given to the Top 50 students of each region in their respective schools. In addition to the quota of 30 selected students, 5 girl students are also selected from each region.
RMO Previous Year Question Papers
To give you an estimation of RMO 2018 paper, we are here providing you various sets from last year’s Regional Mathematics Olympiad. The links for RMO previous year papers are given below in the table:
RMO 2018 Exam Result
The RMO Result is published online every year at the official website for Mathematics Olympiad Programme. Top 30 students from each region are selected with an addition of 5 girl students. The result for RMO 2018 has not been published yet. We will be updating the details here so make sure you check this page time to time. The result for Regional Mathematics Olympiad 2018 will be declared in the month of December 2018.
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