uuu Regional mathematics olympiad


Regional Mathematics Olympiad

Regional Mathematics Olympiad

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamInternational level

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 O

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 2018can be done by following these simple steps.


How To Register for Pre-RMO 2018

  • Open this to complete the registration process.
  • Click on “Student Registration Form (In PDF)” link to download 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 OnlineClick Here

  • RMO Syllabus 2018

  • 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

    Events Dates
    Registration of Centers May – June 2018
    Registration of Candidates June – July 2018
    Download Admit Card August – August 2018
    Date of Examination August 2018 Between 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    INMO Examination January 2019
    IMO Examination will be held at Romania

    RMO Selection Procedure 2018

    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:

  • Year Links
    2016 Set-A
  • RMO Exam Result 2018

    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


Recommended Books

Books play a very important role for the preparation of any kind of examination. The following table shows the names of the books which every aspirant must study:

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.


Recommended Books

Books play a very important role for the preparation of any kind of examination. The following table shows the names of the books which every aspirant must study:


  • Syllabus for Mathematics Olympiads (regional, national and international) is class 9th to 12thstandard mathematics.

  • The typical areas of problems are: number theory,algebra, geometry, and combinatorics.

  • The topics covered under these areas are: number systems, geometry, arithmetic of integers,quadratic equations and expressions, co-ordinate geometry, trigonometry,systems of linear equations, factorisation of polynomials, permutations and combinations,inequalities, probability theory,elementary combinatorics,  number theory, complex numbers, elementary graph theory and , infinite series.

  • The syllabus does not include statistics and calculus.

  • Though the syllabus is roughly spread over class IX to class XII levels, still the problems under each topic are of an exceptionally high level in difficulty and sophistication as compared to the text book problems.

  • The difficulty level keeps increasing from RMO to INMO to IMO.

    Recommended Books

    Books play a very important role for the preparation of any kind of examination. The following table shows the names of the books which every aspirant must study:


Application Start Date :
Application End Date :
Exam Date :
Result Date :
Conducted By :

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE)

Official Website : http://olympiads.hbcse.tifr.res.in/rmo2017/

Recent News View All