10th Math Olympiad at BUET
The opening ceremony of final round of the 10th National Undergraduate Mathematics Olympiad 2018 (NUMO) was held on Saturday in front of BUET central auditorium premises organized by Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in co-operation with Bangladesh Mathematical Society (BMS) with the financial support from the AF Mujibur Rahman Foundation. Engineering Faculty Dean Prof Dr Md Rafique Ullah inaugurated the event as chief guest. Special guests and eminent mathematicians spoke at the opening ceremony which ended with a grand rally that marched around the BUET campus. The written test of the NUMO 2018 was conducted from 10.30-12.00.
The final round of the (NUMO 18) was held in the Department of Mathematics, BUET on 06 Dec 2018.
The Mathematics Olympiad provides a perfect platform to promote and recognize excellence in the subject matter. Enthusiastic students pursuing an undergraduate course in mathematics or related subject in science, engineering, was eligible to participate in the NUMO18.
Closing ceremony of NUMO 2018 & AF Mujibur Rahman Gold Medal Award were started at 2.30 pm with recitation from the holy Quran followed by a question-answer session. chief guest handed over certificates, crests, cash prizes among the top ten winners. Among the special guests, Prof Munibur Rahman Chowdhury, Convener, National Undergraduate Mathematics Olympiad Committee (NUMOC); M Alam, Trustee, AF Mujibur Rahman Foundation, spoke at the occasion.
Among top 10 positions in the final NUMO 2018, DU students secured first 3 positions while BUET took 4 awards. Each of BU, CUET & BRACU graved a spot in the final round. Mathematics Department Head Prof Md Mustafizur Rahman, presided over closing ceremony and gave vote of thanks to all concerned.