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21stIMC 2014

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria

29th July - 4th August 2014


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This year's competition was co-organized by University College London and American University in Bulgaria, Blagoevgrad. It took place in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, from the 29th of July to the 4th of August, 2014. Every participating university sent 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 English.

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 2013 Prize Ceremony

Selection of the Problems

The 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 is an individual event, the Universities traditionally divide their participants into groups of four each. The number of students in the teams is, however, not fixed.