Topcoder and Codefest IIT-BHU are happy to announce Mathmania!

By in Community Stories August 30, 2018

Mathmania is a mathematical puzzle contest where a sound knowledge of mathematics together with computational thinking will be essential to solve problems. The motivation behind Mathmania is to provide a platform for the inquiring mind to dwelve into unfamiliar areas and learn new concepts in an exciting way.

Mathmania, Codefest 18 will take place on Saturday, September 1, 2018 18:00 IST with a duration of 3 hours (tentative). The contest will be unrated for both Div1 and Div2 participants but will be a long match which will consist of interesting mathematical challenges covering almost all domains of Mathematics, ranging from Number Theory, Algebra, Geometry, etc.

Prizes:

1st Place : $200
2nd Place : $150
3rd Place : $75

Best ranking member based out of India: $75

(If one or more in the top 3 are based out of India, then the $75 in 4th place will go to the next best from India which is not in Top 3)

Topcoder-Mathamania T-Shirts will be given out for top 30 participants. The best two freshers/sophomores from IIT (BHU) will also receive T-Shirts.

Registration:

Go to Topcoder Arena – arena.topcoder.com(Beta) or setup Topcoder Java Applet*, you will be able to register for the contest.

*In Topcoder Java Applet – you can find the contest listing in Active Contest Tab

Have questions? Email Topcoder Support.

Never Competed in a Topcoder Contest: See this How to Compete Guide to understand Topcoder Contests better!

About Codefest: Codefest is the annual coding festival of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT (BHU) Varanasi, which is held online and is open to participation by all! Register on the Codefest website now! Total prizes worth ₹500,000/- up for grabs with events covering domains from Application Development, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Capture The Flag style competitions. Go to the Codefest website to find out more!