Individual Results of the 23rd Inter-High School Mathematics Competition Announced

Organised by Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), Arts and Sciences Faculty, Mathematics Department, the 23rd Inter- High School Mathematics Competition taking place with the financial support of the Onay Fadil Demirciler Education and Science Foundation hosted 102 students from Bekirpasa High School, Bulent Ecevit Anatolia High School, ErenkAly High School, Famagusta TMK, Guzelyurt TMK, Lapta Yavuzlar High School, Nicosia TMK, Namik Kemal High School, 19 Mayis TMK and 20 Temmuz Science High School. After the competition which took place in two categories, individuals and groups, the following results were obtained in the individual category:

Arda Hepguler from Famagusta TMK came joint first with Ercem Yesil from Nicosia TMK,

Sermet ErsAlz from Famagusta TMK came second,

Ahmet Harper from Nicosia TMK came third.

The following is the list of students, who received other special awards:

Omer Faruk Alp (Bulent Ecevit Anatolia High) ”Mathematics Department 23rd Year Special Award,

KAmil Koca (20 Temmuz Science High School) Onay Fadil DEMIRCILER Special Award,

Burcu Elif Yuce (Nicosia TMK) ”Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat KIREZCI Special Award,

Can Yesilmese (Nicosia TMK) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Peter KAS Special Award,

Ceren Erdogan (19 Mayis TMK) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Daoud S. DAOUD Special Award

Certificates of success were awarded to the following students:

Elmaziye Ramazan (Famagusta TMK),

Tutku Kucuk (Famagusta TMK),

Fatma Irdem (Guzelyurt TMK),

Bengin Kurtoglu (Famagusta TMK),

Zeynep Kemalogullari (Nicosia TMK),

Melis Cakar (Guzelyurt TMK)

As for the team competitions, Famagusta TMK, Nicosia TMK and Bulent Ecevit Anatolia High finished in the top three gaining the right to qualify directly for the finals. Guzelyurt TMK, 19 Mayis TMK, 20 Temmuz Science High School and the Namik Kemal High School gained the right to compete in the semifinal. The winner of the semifinal will be the fourth team participating in the final.

Semifinals taking place on Wednesday

The semifinals will be taking place on Wednesday, the 19th of April 2017 at 10:30. The finals will be held on Friday, the 21st of April 2017. The semifinals and finals will be taking place at the EMU Department of Business and Economics Prof. Dr. Mehmet Tahiroglu Hall. After the finals, students will attend a ceremony and receive their awards individually and as teams.

Source: Eastern Mediterranean University