IMTA and maths education

The aim of the IMTA (founded in 1960) is to promote and assist the teaching of mathematics at all levels



This website launched

demoNew and updated website was launched on Sunday February 27, 2011



Team Math 2015

demoThe Regional round will take place in each Branch on Friday 30th January, 2015.

Final in NUI Galway on Sat March 7



Council meeting

demoA meeting of the Council took place on Jan 16, 2015 in the Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan

AGM for 2014 took place in the Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan on Jan 17, 2015


Team Math (Leaving Cert level)

Team Math competition has been a long-running activity of the Irish Maths Teachers’ Association, with local rounds for many years and local and National Finals since 2005. Team Math is a table quiz for teams of up to 4 students from Leaving Cert year, with questions based on the leaving cert higher level syllabus. Regional Rounds were held on the evening of Friday January 31, 2014. winning teams qualified for the National Final in NUI Galway on Saturday March 8, 2014.

Click the links below to browse

Team Math Rules 2014                                                                          Regional  Rounds

Final 2005        Final 2006        Final 2007

Final 2008        Final 2009        Final 2010

Final 2011        Final 2012        Final 2013                           Reg. Round 2011  Reg. Round 2012  Reg. Round 2013

Final 2014        Final 2015                                                                 Reg. Round 2014  Reg. Round 2015


1st Year competition - entries currently being accepted for 2015

The Irish Junior Maths Competition has been held for 1st Year Students since 1994. It consists of a school round where multiple choice brain teasers are answered within a 40 minute period. Results are sent back to coordinator, Mr. Michael Moynihan (Cork Branch) and, based on results, students are invited to a regional final.


To enter the 2016 competition, click here (pdf) OR here for Word version of the application form.

Please note closing date:-  November 27, 2015


Click the following links for previous years questions   First Round 2011    Final 2011

                                                                                      First Round 2012    Final 2012 

                                                                                     First Round 2013    Final 2013

                                                                                    First Round 2014    Final 2014

Click here for Final 2012 top scores                             First Round 2015    Final 2015

Click here for Final 2013 top scores

Click here for Final 2014 top scores

Click here for Final 2015 top scorers



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Irish Maths Teachers Association