6th August - 12th August 2013
This year's competition was co-organized by University College
and American University in
It took place in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, from the 6th of
the 12th of August, 2013. Every participating university was invited
to send several students and one teacher. Individual students were welcome.
The competition was planned for students completing their first, second, third
or fourth year of university education and will consist of 2 Sessions of 5
hours each. Problems were from the fields of Algebra, Analysis (Real
and Complex), Geometry and Combinatorics. The working language was
This was a residential competition and a condition of participation was that all participating students stay in the Hall of Residence provided by the organisers.
IMC 2012 Prize Ceremony
Selection of the Problems
problems were chosen at the Meeting of the Jury from those received
in advance by the President of the Jury, Professor John Jayne.
The students' work was
evaluated by Team Leaders and other Professors and Assistant
Professors using criteria provided by the Jury.
Although this was an individual
event, the Universities traditionally divided their participants into
groups of four each. The number of students in the teams was, however,
not fixed. The professor who accompanied the students was
a member of the Jury.