New Delhi: In a path-breaking result, 1,421 students from Aakash Institute, the national leader in test preparatory services, have qualified the prestigious Pre-Regional Mathematical Olympiad Programme (PRMO). Resulting in a whopping 77% rise from 2018 when 800 students had been selected, registering one of the highest growths in the test preparation sector in the country for PRMO.
As a matter of pride, the number of selections from Aakash Institute for PRMO have been steadily rising for the past few years. 2018’s 800 selections were a 100% rise from 2017 when 400 students had been selected for the Olympiad, a testimony of the innovative teaching methodology, curriculum and faculty at Aakash Institute. A graphical representation of the increase in PRMO selections from 2017-19 has been appended with the release for your reference.
Commenting on the impressive results, Mr Aakash Chaudhry, Co-Promoter & CEO at Aakash Educational Services Ltd. and Founder & Trustee at Plaksha University, said: “The result this year has gone beyond all expectations. Congratulations to all our students who have performed well in the PRMO exam 2019. The credit goes to the hard work put in by our students and faculties as well as the quality test preparation imparted at Aakash. I wish them all the best for the future.”
The Mathematical Olympiad Programme in India, which leads to participation of Indian students in the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), is organized by the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE) on behalf of the National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India.
PRMO is the Stage 1 of the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO). It is a 3-hour examination with 30 questions held in different centres across India. Basis the performance of students in the PRMO, qualified students from Class 8th- 12th then move on to the next stage which is the Regional Mathematical Olympiad (RMO).
Aakash Institute aims to help students in their quest to achieve academic success. It has a centralized in-house process for curriculum and content development and faculty training and monitoring, led by its National Academic Team. Over the years, students from Aakash have proven selection track record in various Medical & Engineering Entrance Exams, Competitive and Olympiads.