About the Metrobank-MTAP DepEd Math Challenge
The Metrobank-MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge (MMC) is an annual mathematics competition aimed at raising the competitiveness of elementary and high school students. In partnership with the Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines (MTAP) and the Department of Education (DepEd), it is the longest-running math competition in the country with more than half a million students participating in the nationwide elimination rounds yearly, attracting students from both private and public schools.
The only math competition in Asia spearheaded by a bank, MMC provides a venue for Filipino students to hone their mathematical skills in an atmosphere of friendly competition. Over the years, it has produced national winners who get to compete and eventually win in international competitions.