The ‘5th Math Olympiad-2018’ has been held on the campus of Jahangirnagar University.
Jahangirnagar University Science Club (JUSC) organised the event on Friday.
Director of Wazed Miah Science Research Centre and also the adviser of JUSC, Prof Khabir Uddin inaugurated the contest.
The event was held with a slogan, 'Ganit Niye Vabbe Joto, Shanito Hobe Buddhi Toto' at JU School and College premises in the morning.
Addressing the inaugural session, Professor Khabir Uddin said that “Mathematics is the mother of all sciences. One’s mental ability and creativity increase with the practice of mathematics.”
The prize-giving ceremony of the competition will be held on November 9.
Around 4,000 students of class VI to XII from over 100 schools and colleges across the country participated in the event.
Presided over by JUSC President Khandakar Oaliullah, former JU Proctor Professor Tapon Kumar Shaha, Professor Kabirul Bashar, Professor Shahedur Rahman and Associate Professor Sharif Hossain were present, among others.