International Mathematics Competition
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IMC 2022

London’s Global University

29th IMC

to take place at the

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria

1 - 7 August 2022



AUBG Tour, Blagoevgrad
This year's competition is organized by University College London and will be hosted by the American University in Bulgaria. It will take place in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 2 - 8 August 2021, if conditions allow. Otherwise it will again be ON-LINE as last year.

Every participating university sends several students and one or more Team Leaders. Individual students without a Team Leader are welcome. Each Team Leader is expected to hold an academic position in a Faculty of the Institution that they represent.

The competition is planned for students completing their first, second, third or fourth year of university education with a maximum age of participants being 23 years of age at the time of the competition, although some exceptions can be made. There is no minimum age limit. Problems are from the fields of Algebra, Analysis (Real and Complex), Geometry and Combinatorics. The working language is English.

This is a residential competition and a condition of participation is that all participating students stay in the Hall of Residence provided by the organisers. Over the past twenty seven competitions we have had participants from over two hundred institutions from over fifty countries.

Selection of the Problems
The problems are chosen at the Meeting of the Jury from those received in advance by the President of the Jury, Professor John Jayne.

The students' work is evaluated by Team Leaders and other Professors and Assistant Professors using criteria provided by the Jury.

Rules and Regulations
IMC Ethics Committee

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.