The first Ukranian MO was held in 1951, when the country was a part of Soviet Union. Today the final round is held in early spring for students from 8th to 11th grade. It is held in two days, with 6 problems for 8th grade and 8 problems for the others.
Ukraine at International Competitions
Ukraine, a member of Soviet Union until 1991, has participated at IMO independently since 1993. Its best success at an IMO was the 6-th place in 2014. The IMO team is chosen through the national MO and a number of selection exams.