The 20th National Student Mathematical Olympiad

PVU won 2 second prizes and 4 third prizes in the first time participating in the 20th National Student Mathematical Olympiad.

The 20th National Student Mathematical Olympiad was jointly organized by Ministry of Education and Training, the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA), the Central Committee of the Vietnam Student Association, the Vietnam Mathematical Society (VMS) and Phu Yen University on April 10th – 14th at Phu Yen University. PVU students excellently won 2 second prizes and 4 third prizes in Algebra and Calculus. On April 14 in Tuy Hoa city, the closing and awarding ceremony was solemnly held.

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PVU Mathematicall Olympiad Delegation at Closing and Awarding Ceremony

Joining with more than 660 students from 77 universities and colleges across the country, PVU team had 6 students who all won prizes. Dao Trong Nguyen and Nguyen Van Tu won second prize in Calculus and Algebra, respectively; Nguyen Ba Hoang Cuong and Nguyen Van Thu won third prize in Algebra; Tran Cong Minh and Nguyen Ngoc Quy won third prize in Calculus.

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(From left to right) Nguyen Van Tu, Tran Cong Minh, Nguyen Ba Hoang Cuong, Nguyen Ngoc Quy, Nguyen Van Thu and Dao Trong Nguyen


Just established at the end of 2010, this is the first time PVU had participated in the National Mathematical Olympiad. The results that PVU students achieved have shown their great efforts in study and are also one of the initial achievements which are worthy of recognition for PVU’s high-quality training.