Mathematical Association of Botswana continues to champion the development of mathematics education in Botswana. Although it was officially registered on 3rd January 2016, its contribution to mathematics education dates back to early 1970. It has always partnered with the Ministry of Education on a number of activities including;
  • Organizing workshop for mathematics teachers
  • Developing the mathematics curriculum for Primary and secondary schools
  • Organizing mathematics and science fairs for students
  • Organizing mathematics contests and Olympiads
  • Exploring opportunities for Botswana student s to compete in international mathematics competitions such as Pan African Mathematics Olympiad (PAMO) and International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO).
The website presents an opportunity for our stakeholders to learn more of our existence, mandate and events. Our main target being the learners in every primary, junior secondary and senior secondary school in the country. We appeal to teachers, parents and our community to join us in nurturing our young and brilliant mind.

"The laws of nature are but the mathematical thoughts of God" , Euclid
"Mathematics is the alphabet with which God has written the universe" , Galileo Galilei
"If there is a God, he is a great mathematician" , Paul Dirac

Welcome to MAB Website

MAB Chairman, Mathews Masole


Mathematical Association of Botswana aims to advance the learning and teaching of mathematical sciences at primary, secondary and tertiary institutions in Botswana, through competitions, leadership, professional development and research.
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Latest News

Botswana sends team to the International Mathematical Olympiad in Hong Kong. This is only the second time Botswana has sent a team to the IMO. The team is slowly but surely moving up the rankings. Congratulations to all the team members. Next, 58th IMO in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil from 12-24 July 2017.
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Postal Address:

P. O. Box 675,
Gaborone, Botswana

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  1. Did you know?

    Did you know that Mathematics plays a big role in addressing many problems such as global warming, over-population, starvation, traffic congestion, terrorism and war?

  2. Membership

    Do you have passion for Mathematics? You can become a member of Mathematical Association of Botswana.

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