PAK-TURK International Schools and Colleges will hold an Inter-Schools Maths Olympiad on Jan 29 in Islamabad.
All the students of public and private schools from Rawalpindi and Islamabad can take part in the 7th Inter-Schools Maths Olympiad (ISMO) 2012, says a press release issued here on Sunday.
The competition has been arranged to provide opportunity to the students of primary and middle classes, to exhibit their talent and get recognition as well as the awards. The main objective behind conducting this competition is to prepare Pakistani students to participate in the International Mathematics Olympiad irrespective of their school.
The competition is to provide a chance for students of class 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th to prove their potential and get prizes ranging from Rs1,000 to Rs30,000. The prize money motivates students besides helping deserving students to prepare to take part in the International Olympiads.
PAK-TURK students have been participating in various International Olympiads in different categories and securing positions. Pakistani students are a source of pride and fame that in a competitive environment bring out talent like Usama Mehmood of O’level who got first position worldwide in the Additional Mathematics, Cambridge Examination and Muhammad Umer who got the gold medal in International Physics Olympiad held in Bangkok, to mention few.The ISMO Team plan to hold such events on national level which will also help realising goal to bring a change in the attitude of students towards mathematics.