20 Temmuz High School Wins the 25th High Schools Mathematics Competition’s Semi-Final Stage

TED College Cyprus finishes second in the semi-final stage of the competition to earn the 25th Year Special Award.

Organised by the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Arts and Sciences Faculty, Mathematics Department, the 25th High Schools Mathematics Competition semi-final stage which took place with the financial support of Onay Fadil Demirciler Education and Science Foundation was held at EMU with the participation of the Bulent Ecevit Anatolian High School, 20 Temmuz High School, TED College Cyprus and Guzelyurt Turkish Maarif College. The 20 Temmuz High School team consisting of Eser EROGLU, Halime KARABAG and Harun GARGONMEZ finished first earning the right to compete in the final. The TED College Cyprus team consisting of Ahmet Harnuboglu, Erden Caner and Emir Akcesme finished second to earn the 25th Year Special Award.

The Final Stage and Award Ceremony is Going to Take Place on the 2nd of May

The 19 May Turkish Maarif College, Nicosia Turkish Maarif College, Famagusta Turkish Maarif College and 20 Temmuz High School will be competing in the competition’s final at 14:30 on Thursday, the 2nd of May 2019. The final will be taking place at the CL Building Mustafa Afsin Ersoy Hall and an award ceremony will be taking place after the final.

Results of the Individual Category

Ugur Berkay Caliskan and Umut Zengin from the 19 May Turkish Maarif College shared first place in the individual category of the competition which took place on the 16th of April 2019. Tugra Tolga Baki from the Famagusta Turkish Maarif College came second and ZekA Okaygun from the Nicosia Turkish Maarif College came third. Ahmet Harnupoglu (TED College Cyprus) won the 25th Year Special Award and Alara Guclu (Nicosia Turkish Maarif College) won the Onay Fadil Demirciler Special Award.

Competition’s 25th Anniversary Event

As this year is the 25th anniversary of the competition, the old and new principles of the schools that previously won the competition will be invited to the ceremony where they will be awarded plaques as well as the teachers in charge. Those who contributed in the event will also be awarded special awards.

Source: Eastern Mediterranean University