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Australian Maths Trust

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Our Competitions and Programs

The Australian Maths Trust runs a range of unique competitions and programs to inspire, extend, and recognise mathematical understanding for primary and secondary students. Each year we run six unique competition events and two long form in-school programs for hundreds of thousands primary and secondary students in Australia and around the world.

Our flagship competition, the Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC), has been delivered in Australian and international schools since 1978, engaging generations of young people in the joy of maths and problem solving.

Our Computational and Algorithmic Thinking (CAT) competition focusses on the development of problem-solving skills through algorithmic thinking.

We also run longer, more challenging competitions for talented students. The Australian Informatics Olympiad (AIO) and the Australian Intermediate Mathematics Olympiad (AIMO) are 3 and 4 hours respectively and results are used to identify students to be invited to participate in the AMT’s high-performance programs.

Maths Challenge and Maths Enrichment are problem-solving programs delivered by teachers over a period of weeks to engage and extend students’ mathematical understanding.

All the problems in our competitions and programs are uniquely crafted each year by our expert mathematicians and maths teachers to challenge and engage your students.

The AMT also delivers world-renowned international mathematics and computing competitions including the Oxford University Computing Challenge and Kangourou san Frontiers, an French maths competition inspired by our very own AMC, that now reaches more than six million young people each year.

Competitions Registration

Tu 26 - th 28 March 2024

A 60 to 75 minute online maths competition for Years 3 to 12. Inspired by the AMC, KSF is now the largest maths competition in the world.

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R1: TU 23 APRIL - TH 9 MAY 2024
R2: TU 8 - TH 24 OCTOBER 2024

A fun and engaging computational thinking challenge for students Year 3 to 12. An international challenge that involves over 2.9 million students from over 60 countries.

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Tu 21 - Th 23 May 2024

A 60 minute problem-solving competition for Years 5 to 12, designed to encourage curiosity and multiple modes of thinking.

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R1: Tu 18 - Th 20 June R2: Th 1 August 2024

A 60 minute online programming competition to develop computational thinking skills for Years 5 to 12. Second round is invitational.

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tu 6 - th 8 August 2024

A 60 to 75 minute maths competition for Years 3 to 12. Australia’s longest running, largest and most well known maths competition.

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Open March – June 2024

A maths extension program for Years 3 to 10, delivered by teachers over 3 to 4 weeks in a classroom setting.

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Open April – October 2024

A maths extension program suitable for Years 4 to 10, delivered over 12 to 16 weeks with extension material additional to the curriculum.

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th 29 August 2024

A 3 hour online programming competition suitable for students Year 7 to 12 with coding skills. 

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th 12 September 2024

A 4 hour maths competition to recognise and stretch talented students in Years 7 to 10 with complex mathematical problem solving. 

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More Information

Eligibility

AMT’s open competitions and programs are available to all primary and secondary school students in Australia and New Zealand. Most are also available internationally.

To register your students, you must be a teacher or staff member of a registered school, home school or coaching clinic.

Home schools, coaching clinics and international schools should contact competitions@amt.edu.au to register with us.

Students wanting to try our unique maths content can go to our free Problemo Student Portal or purchase past papers from our online shop

Pricing

All prices are in Australian dollars and are inclusive of Australian GST.

Individual pricing

Bundle pricing – 2 competitions

Bundle pricing – 3 competitions

Bundle pricing – 4 competitions

Payment options

Teachers can pay at the time of ordering via credit card or we can send an invoice to your school.

Make sure you provide the correct email details for the billing contact.

Making an order

To place an order and register your students, you will need to log into the teacher administration portal.

If you are a new customer you will first need to register. We will verify your credentials and approve your account.

Only teachers and staff at a verified school, home school or coaching clinic can register students in our competitions.

Key 2024 dates

* Student answer sheets received by AMT after the late submission deadline will be processed after Friday 15 November

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All Australian and New Zealand schools

All Australian and New Zealand schools including registered home school

Coaching clinics and businesses

All Australian and New Zealand coaching clinics and businesses

International Organisations

Schools, businesses and coaching clinics outside Australia and New Zealand

Check out our huge range of resources for teachers, parents and students.

Whether it’s for fun or preparation, our past papers will give you plenty to think about.

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