## NMTC : Exams Date, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Registration and Other Details

NMTC or National Mathematics Talent Contest is a popular competitive test among math enthusiastic students. Since the test is at the national level, it is conducted and regulated by the Association of Mathematics Teachers of India (AMTI). The aim of NMTC is to quest and encourage students who have the ability of creative and original thinking, preparedness to tackle non-routine and unknown problems by applying general mathematical ability that is suitable to their level.

## NMTC 2023: Eligibility Criteria

All math lovers who are in schools, junior colleges of all boards, degree colleges and technological institutions in India can take part in it.

Here you go with the further details,

Level | Known as | Eligibility |

NMTC Primary | Gauss Contest | Class 5th & 6th |

NMTC Sub-Junior | Kaprekar Contest | Class 7th & 8th |

NMTC Junior | Bhaskara Contest | Class 9th & 10th |

NMTC Inter | Ramanujan Contest | Class 11th & 12th |

NMTC Senior | Aryabhat Contest | Degree Classes |

### NMTC: Important Dates 2023-24

Last Date of Registration | 31st August 2023 |

Registration Fee | Rs 150 per student |

NMTC Preliminary Test Dates | 7th October 2023 |

Dispatch of 10% Top Results | Same day of NMTC Final Test |

NMTC Final Result Date | To be announced in First Week of December 2023 |

### NMTC-2023: Syllabus

### NMTC Syllabus for Class 5th & 6th

Topics | Sub-Topics |

Arithmetic | Fractions, Percentage, Profit & loss, Test of Divisibility, LCM & HCF, Ratio & Proportions, Calendar |

Mensuration | Triangles, Quadrilaterals, and Circles |

Algebra | Algebra as literal Arithmetic, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division of simple arithmetic expressions |

Geometry | Straight lines, Parallel Lines, Angle Properties of Triangles, Quadrilaterals, and Polygons |

### NMTC Syllabus for Class 7th & 8th

Topics | Sub-Topics |

Arithmetic | Square & Square roots, Cube & Cube Roots, Allegation & Mixture, Average, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Races, Games & Skills, Traveling Around a Circle |

Mensuration | Three Dimensional: Cubes, Cuboids, Sphere, Cone, Cylinder, Pyramids |

Algebra | Algebraic Equations of Degree1 & Degree 2. Algebraic Identities, Factorisation of Algebraic Expressions, Laws of Indices, Basic of Surds., |

Number Theory | Triangle, Triangle Inequalities, Parallelogram, Trapezoids, Pythagoras Theorem |

Geometry | Prime & Composite Numbers, Divisibility |

### NMTC Syllabus for Class 9th & 10th

Topics | Sub-Topics |

Algebra | Quadratic & Higher Degree Algebraic Equations, Remainder Theorem, Logarithms, Sequence & Series, Scale & Notations, Mathematical Induction, Basic Inequalities. |

Number Theory | Modular Arithmetic, Greatest Integer Functions, Least Integer Functions |

Geometry | Circle Theorems, Chords, Arcs, Angle in Segment, Cyclic Quadrilaterals, Tangents, Alternate Segment Theorem, Intersecting Chord Theorem, Apollonius Theorem, Stewart Theorems |

Combinatorics | Fundamental Principle of Counting, Basic of Permutation and Combinations, Principle of Inclusion and Exclusion, Pigeon Hole Principle |

### NMTC Syllabus for Inter-level (11th & 12th)

Topics | Sub-Topics |

Algebra | Polynomials, Inequations, CS Inequality, Functional Equations |

Number Theory | Fermant & Wilson Theorem, Diophantine equations |

Geometry | Trigonometric, Vector, Coordinate, Geometry, and complex numbers method may be used |

Combinatorics | Counting Techniques, Recurrence, Relations |

### NMTC: Exam Details

The examination is conducted in two stages.

### Stage 1 (Preliminary Test)

AMTI conducts the first stage or the preliminary test of NMTC in online mode only..

Only the top 10% of the Stage-I results get selected for Stage-II

The results are usually announced within a week after the completion of the test

Students are rewarded with certificates.

### Stage 2 (Final Test)

The stage-II is a strict offline mode exam. It contains subjective questions.

The fun- fact about NMTC says that the certificates of 10% of the students act as a hall ticket for the NMTC final stage-II Exam.

### NMTC: Exam Pattern

Stage-1 or Preliminary Test

Group | No of Objective Questions | No of subjective Questions | Total Questions |

Primary Group (Class 5th & 6th) | 15 | 10 | 25 |

Junior Group (Class 7th & 8th) | 15-20 | 10-15 | 30 |

Junior Group (Class 9th & 10th) | 15-20 | 10-15 | 30 |

Senior Group (Class 11th & 12th) | 15-20 | 10-15 | 30 |

There is negative marking in the preliminary test:

0.5 in Objective Questions

0.25 in Numerical based Questions

### NMTC Exam Pattern: Final Test

The Final Test is a total Subjective based test

Students have to write proper solutions like RMO

### NMTC Registration

The official website of NMTC is the only place where students can register for the exam. Once they are done with their registrations, the system will generate the school ID and it will be automatically sent to the corresponding school for reference.

The candidates require a clear & good quality photograph along with their School ID, School Name, Active Mobile Number and Email Contact Details.

The registration fee is 150/- per candidate which is directly paid to AMTI through online mode.

Once the payment is done, the system will generate a 13 digit registration number which will be sent to the Active Email and Mobile number of the students.

### NMTC 2023-24: Medium of Exam

NMTC conducts exams in 8 different language mediums which includes English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu. Although in 2020 NMTC was conducted in English only.

### NMTC 2023-24: Awards

The Top 3 winners get cash awards & merit certificates.

1st position receives Rs.5000/-, 2nd will get Rs.3000/- and 3rd is awarded Rs. 2000/-.

Students who are selected at the final levels are additionally awarded merit certificates and token cash, depending on their maturity in mathematics.