IPM Mathemagic is a leading pan-India mathematics talent search examination organized by Pune-based Institution for Promotion of Mathematics. This exam is open to students from Class 2 till Class 9 and is conducted in two phases. The first phase of the exam takes place in February; selected students then take part in the advanced second level termed as “mega finals” which is held around April.

Exam Format

The exam format consists of 40 multiple choice questions of 2.5 marks each, thereby totaling to maximum score of 100. There is no negative marking. Students are tested on mathematical skills, mental ability, calculation speed, critical analysis and accuracy. Also, application of short-cuts and approximations is a key skill required for this exam. Students from all boards (State, ICSE, CBSE, IB) are eligible for this exam. Scholarships worth INR 10,00,000 are given every year by the IPM Mathemagic organizers to meritorious students.

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How we can help?

KEC has been mentoring students for this exam over the last 15 years. KEC conducts classroom coaching in Mumbai and also conducts an online test series for outstation candidates. Brief summary of KEC offerings is provided below.

Key FeaturesClassroom CoachingOnline Test Series
Exam DateApril every yearApril every year
Course Start DateJune previous yearJanuary every year
Comprehensive Study MaterialYesNo
KEC practice book / past papersYesNo
Online Test Series (15 Tests)NoYes
Group coaching and class testsYesNo
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