TIMO Heat & TIMO Finals

Thailand International Mathematical Olympiad Finals (TIMO Finals) is an annual international Olympiad competition jointly organized by Olympiad Education from Hong Kong and Thailand Mathematics Society. TIMO is a platform to stimulate and foster young people’s interest in learning mathematics, to strengthen the ability of their creative thinking, to widen their international perspective, and to promote the development of primary and secondary education and exchange of educational cultures throughout countries/ regions. This year, TIMO committee members invited 14 regions / countries such as Hong Kong, China, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Ukraine, Philippines, Kyrgyzstan, Iran, Taiwan, Vietnam, Myanmar and Cambodia to participate.

This international competition is open to all Year/Standard 1 to A-Levels/STPM Malaysian students.

It is primarily open to students who have received Gold, Silver and Bronze in TIMO Heat Round (starting 2020) & High Distinction, Distinction and High Credit in Depth Of Knowledge Assessment (DOKA). It is also open to Malaysian students who have received Gold / Silver Awards in other Maths Competitions under SMO Education Group.

*A-Levels/ STPM Malaysian students who have participated in other maths competitions in 2018 with High Distinction / Gold Award / Distinction / Silver Award can directly register to enter TIMO. Students need to submit a copy of their Certificate together with their registration form.

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Surat Penganjuran Program & Pertandingan di bawah SMO Education Group bagi Tahun 2019



Competition Details

Mock Exam Final Round
on 5th Apr, Fri on 6th Apr, Sat
No.of Questions 30 30
Score per questions 5 5
Total Score 150 150
Time Allowed 120 minutes 120 minutes
Language English & Simplified Chinese English & Simplified Chinese


Logical Thinking – 6 questions

Arithmetic / Algebra – 6 questions

Number Theory – 6 questions

Geometry – 6 questions

Combinatorics – 6 questions

Syllabus Content <- Click to download

Sample Questions <- Click to download


Award Final Round Winners will get
World Star The highest scorers from each region – World Star Trophy
– Free Ticket for TIMO Final 2020 Free & Easy Package
Overall Award The highest 3 scorers in each grade* – The Champion Trophy
– 1st Runner-up Trophy
– 2nd Runner-up Trophy
Gold Award Winners scored 120 or above Certificate & Medal
Silver Award Winners scored 90 or above Certificate & Medal
Bronze Award Winners scored 60 or above Certificate & Medal
Merit Award Winners scored 30 or above Certificate
Other participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.

*If the same score case happened, TIMO will consider winner’s Date of Birth. The younger winner will be ranked higher.


All HKIMO or TIMO Final Gold Award Winners are invited to attend the World International Mathematical Olympiad (WIMO), fully sponsored by WIMO Foundation, in Tokyo, Japan from 28 & 29 Dec 2019. After the WIMO Competition, ALL participants will get the opportunity to attend training sessions and learn from IMO Trainers.


TIMO Heat 2019/2020 (Registration not yet open for TIMO Heat 2019/2020)

TIMO Finals 2020 (Registration is not yet open for TIMO Finals 2020) 🙂