17th Annual National Math Competition

17th Annual National Mathematics Competition for Primary 5&6 

Organized by

Nigerian Tulip International Colleges & National Mathematical Center 


We are pleased to inform you about the upcoming traditional feast of mathematics for pupils, teachers and parents. It is the 17th edition of Annual National Mathematics Competition for Primary 5&6 pupils organized by two of the leading institutions of Nigeria in the area of education: Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC) and National Mathematical Center (NMC). 

NTIC and NMC are putting a great effort to seed the love of mathematics in pupils’ hearts. However, they are not the only ones who have branded this excellent product; we owe thousands of pupils, teachers and parents all around Nigeria who are contributing to this festival with their efforts and enthusiasm. We kindly applaud every individual who adopts and supports this competition. Thank you Nigeria!

Format of the competition:

It is worth reminding you that this competition is only for primary 5&6 pupils from public or private primary schools, all around Nigeria. 

Age limit is 12 years old.

All pupils are to sit for the exam in states where their schools are registered.

Type and number of questions: Both stages of this competition are objective type examination involving 75 questions distributed as follows: 35 algebra, 15 geometry and 25 aptitude. The questions are prepared according to Nigerian Primary school syllabus but in a harder level.

Duration of the examination: A total of 120 minutes is allotted to answer all the questions.

Dates and venues for the stages and award giving ceremony:

1st Stage: 7th December, 2019 Different venues in every state of Nigeria

2nd Stage: 6th -7th -8th April, 2020 NTIC Abuja, Kaduna, Kano and Ogun                            

(2nd round is just for the qualified students of the 1st round)

              Award Giving Ceremony: 8th April, 2020     NTIC Abuja, Kaduna, Kano and Ogun