EduFund, ed-fintech startup has announced its collaboration with Crest Olympiads to launch a new Olympiad exam called CREST EduFund Mental Maths Olympiad (CEMMO) aiming at improving mathematical skills of students while also making learning math fun and engaging. CEMMO is being conducted in association with the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India and Manthan, a government initiative to promote United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The CREST EduFund Mental Maths Olympiad will be held on the 22nd, 24th and 25th of July, 2023 and is open for students in grades 1-12 that evaluates their logical skills, aptitude, and ability to perform quick mathematical operations without a calculator, among other things. Since it’s an online exam, students can attend it from the comfort of their homes. The exam has multiple-choice questions, and students are encouraged to take practice tests about a month before the exam. CREST Olympiad will also host two practice tests on the 23rd and 24th of June 2023 to help students get acquainted. Doing so can help them familiarize themselves with the exam’s style and structure, ultimately aiding in their preparation for the final exam that will take place in July 2023.
CREST EduFund Mental Maths Olympiad results will be announced in August 2023. All the winning candidates will receive their awards in September 2023. Participants who rank highly in the exam will receive prizes such as medals, certificates, and EduFund scholarships worth up to Rs. 7.5 lakhs!
Registration fee for individual is Rs. 225 in India. However, registering through schools is entirely free for students.
To prepare for the exam, students may check the website of the CREST Olympiad and review the syllabus and subject matters listed there. The syllabus, reading material and other details can be accessed by following this link: https://www.crestolympiads.com/mental-maths-mmo.
EduFund and CREST Olympiad designed the mental math competition, especially for school students. It is widely known that India has a strong affinity towards mathematics, and this initiative is designed to help Indian school students elevate their skills and prepare for various competitive exams such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, JEE, and NDA, among others.
The CREST EduFund Mental Maths Olympiad offers much more than a chance to improve your child’s math and logical reasoning abilities. Apart from enhancing their skills, this initiative also allows them to win several exciting awards and recognitions.
Nitin Godawat, Managing Director – CREST Olympiads, added, “Maths is revered in our country. We have dedicated cities where students learn and practice maths and logical reasoning religiously. The CREST EduFund Mental Maths Olympiad is an opportunity to bring this to the rest of India and help students recognise the value of studying a skill so universal. This opportunity not only lets you participate globally, but it is a chance to win scholarships to pursue your academic dreams in the future.”