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Title of the event:    “Celebrating Indian Women in Mathematics”


Department of Applied Sciences of The NorthCap University, Gurugram in association with “Indian Women and Mathematics (IWM)”  is organizing a Speech Competition on “ Girls/Women in Mathematics” followed by an Online Quiz “ Celebrating Indian Women in Mathematics”  in the context of May 12 initiative.


May 12 is the International Women in Mathematics Day which has been celebrated since 2019.


The day is in honour of Maryam Mirzakhani, born 12 May 1977, who won the Fields Medal in 2014. May 12 is a joyful opportunity for the mathematical community to celebrate women in mathematics. The celebration takes place every year.


The goal of the day is to inspire women everywhere to celebrate their achievements in mathematics, and to encourage an open, welcoming and inclusive work environment for everybody.

This initiative is to bring together local or virtual events celebrating women in mathematics which take place in the period May 1 to June 15.


Schedule Details:

Speech Competition

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

SmartClass Room

Registration link:


Online Quiz

12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m.

SmartClass Room

Link will be shared at 11:55 a.m. on same day

Certificate distribution

12:30 onwards

SmartClass Room

After Online Quiz


 Link of Whatsapp group:

Date : 12th May 2023
Time : 11:00 a.m.


Certificate will be provided to all the participants.


Faculty Coordinators:

Dr. Seema Thakran 9711296524

Dr. Anshu Malhotra 8130780225

Type of event

Department of Applied Sciences, The North Cap University, Gurugram, Haryana
Gurugram 122017

Name of the Organisation
The NorthCap University