YEREVAN (Panorama.am) — The teams of the Yerevan State University (YSU), American University of Armenia (AUA), and the Russian-Armenian University (RAU) took part in the Annual International Mathematics Competition (IMC) in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria held from July 27 – August 6, 2017.

As the ministry of science and education reported in a release, overall 331 participants from 71 universities participated in the competition, where the Armenian teams won two gold, two silver, and two bronze medals.

According to the source, the Yerevan State University was represented by 4 participants, with two of them – Albert Gevorgyan and Vazgen Mikayelyan, claiming gold medals, while Avetik Karagukyan and Gevorg Mnatsakanyan won silver medals. The Olympiad was held both in the individual and team competition.

In the individual competition Albert Gevorgyan was placed the 15th, the YSU team took the seventh place in the team competition which is unprecedented result for the university.

Other Armenian students – Artyom Kosyan of the American University and Hrachya Kocharyan of the Slavonic University claimed bronze medals.

According to the release, the Israeli Nation team was declared the winner of the Math Olympiad, followed by teams of St. Petersburg State University and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

Gül Promises Investigation Into the Murder of Hrant Dink

STRASBOURG — According to a report in Turkish Today’s Zaman, the State…

National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan: US Will Demand Withdrawal of Azerbaijani Forces from the Territory of Armenia

YEREVAN — Armenia’s acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a telephone conversation…

Kemal Oksuz’s Controversial Past Raises Eyebrows

YEREVAN ( ARMENPRESS) — Kevin (Kemal) Oksuz, the Turkish-born American citizen wanted…

Armenia Reports Another Major Drug Bust

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s National Security Service (NSS) announced on Thursday the…