**Maths Talent Search Examination (MTSE)** is an online competitive examination for the students of Class III to IX. MTSE is conducted by the Indian Institute for Studies in Mathematics (IISMA) at various levels. IISMA Maths Talent Search Examination, or MTSE is a mathematics skill and mental ability based competitive exam for the students of Class III to IX.

The focus of this exam is on mathematical reasoning, mental ability, novel approach, concepts, accuracy and speed for student studying in Class III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX under any educational board. Students can read all the necessary information regarding IISMA MTSE 2018 such as application form, eligibility criteria, fee, admit card and result on this page.

**Latest:**The IISMA MTSE 2018 Results of all the standards are withdrawn due to a technical error in the process. The reprocessed results are expected to be uploaded on June 11, 2018.

## IISMA MTSE 2018

IISMA has released a notification for MTSE – 2018 Maths Talent Search Examination, an online competitive examination for the students of Class III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX. IISMA MTSE (Maths Talent Search Examination) is a wonderful platform for those students who are interested in proving their talents in maths subject.

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Last Date for Registration | |

Admit Card Available from | 22 Jan 2018 |

Exam Date | 28 Jan 2018 |

Result Date | 11 Jun 2018 |

#### Quick Link

### Application Form

Application process for IISMA MTSE 2018 has been started candidates can apply through the official website of IISMA or from the link provided below. Students are advised to carefully go through the Eligibility criteria before applying for IISMA MTSE 2018 and carefully fill application form.

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*Application Process is now over…!!!*

**Examination Fee**

- Application fee for IISMA MTSE 2018 Examination Fee: 250/-

### Eligibility Criteria

MTSE is an open exam. Any student studying in Class III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX under any educational board is eligible to appear for MTSE. A student can appear only for the class in which he/she is studying during the academic year.

### Exam Pattern

The MTSE 2018 will be classroom (offline) test. The paper will consist of 50 objective questions i.e. each question will have 4 alternatives. These questions will have to be answered in 90 minutes, on an OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) Answer Sheet. The correct answer will be awarded with 2 marks, whereas the wrong one will meet with a penalty of 0.5 marks, except for Class III and IV.

### Syllabus

**Class III** : Number Sequence up to 1000, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Fractions, Measurement, Currency, Length, Weight, Volume, Time, Geometrical Concepts

**Class IV** : Number Sequence up to five digits, Roman Numerals, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, Fractions and Decimals, Measurement, Currency, Length, Weight, Volume, Time, Angles, Geometrical Concepts.

**Class V** : Number Sequence up to nine digits, Roman Numerals, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, GCD and LCM, Fractions and Decimals, Average, Profit and Loss, Percentage, Interest, Measurement, Currency, Length, Weight, Volume and Area, Time, Distance and Speed, Angles, Circles, Geometrical Concepts.

**Class VI** : Integer, Roman Numerals, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, Indices, Ratio and Proportion, GCD and LCM, Fractions and Decimals, Average, Profit and Loss, Percentage, Interest, Measurement, Currency, Length, Weight, Volume and Area, Time, Distance and Speed, Angles, Circles, Triangles, Consruction, Geometrical Concepts, Graphs.

**Class VII** : Rational Numbers, Roman Numerals, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, Indices, Variation, GCD and LCM, Fractions and Decimals, Pythagoras Theorem, Average, Profit and Loss, Percentage, Interest, Measurement, Currency, Length and Weight, Volume, Area and Surface Area, Time, Distance and Speed, Angles, Circles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Symmetry, Congruence, Consruction, Geometrical Concepts, Graphs.

**Class VIII** : Real Numbers, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, Indices, Variation, GCD and LCM, Fractions and Decimals, Pythagoras Theorem, Simultaneous Equation, Quadratic Equation, Average, Profit and Loss, Percentage, Compound Interest, Measurement, Length and Weight, Volume, Area and Surface Area, Time, Distance and Speed, Banking, Angles, Circles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Symmetry, Similarity and Congruence, Consruction, Co-ordinate Geometry, Geometrical Concepts, Statistics, Graphs.

**Class IX** : Real Numbers, Surds, Sets, Divisibility, Arithmetic Operations, Mathematical Expressions, Brackets, Indices, Variation, GCD and LCM, Fractions and Decimals, Pythagoras Theorem, Polynomials, Simultaneous Equation, Quadratic Equation, Average, Profit and Loss, Percentage, Compound Interest, Measurement, Length and Weight, Volume, Area and Surface Area, Time, Distance and Speed, Banking and Transactions, Trigonometry, Angles, Circles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Parallelogram, Symmetry, Similarity and Congruence, Consruction, Co-ordinate Geometry, Geometrical Concepts, Statistics, Graphs.

### Prize

- The students scoring either above 30 marks or the Benchmark Score, whichever is higher, are declared as successful. (The Benchmark score is the average score of all the students for that class.)
- The top 5 rank holders of each class are awarded mementos.
- The top 200 successful students from each class are awarded a Certificate of Merit and prizes worth more than Rs. 3.5 lacs as under.
- A Certificate of Participation is awarded to all other students writing the examination.

RANK |
PRIZE VALUE |

1st | Rs. 2500 |

2nd | Rs. 2000 |

3rd | Rs. 1500 |

4th | Rs. 1250 |

5th | Rs. 1000 |

6th to 10th | Rs. 750 each |

11th to 20th | Rs. 400 each |

21st to 35th | Rs. 300 each |

36th to 55th | Rs. 250 each |

56th to 80th | Rs. 225 each |

81st to 110th | Rs. 200 each |

111th to 150th | Rs. 175 each |

151st to 200th | RS. 150 each |

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