# Informatics Olympiad Program

The Computer Science Olympiad program is geared toward International Olympiad in Informatics. The primary goal of this programs to understand and apply various algorithmic techniques in problem-solving.

Cheenta Computer Science faculty members include computer scientists from IIT KGP, mathematicians from Indian Statistical Institute and young computer engineers from Calcutta University.

# Curriculum

Informatics Olympiad Program at Cheenta has two levels. Early Bird, and Advanced.

#### Algorithms

Searching and Sorting Techniques, Dynamic Programming, BFS, DFS, Shortest Path, Heaps

#### Complexity Analysis

Time and Space Complexity, Big O, Little O Computations.

#### Discrete Mathematics

Graph Theory, Recursions, Combinatorial arguments, Basic Logic, Probability

# Problem-driven coursework

Beautiful problems are the bread and butter of our courses. Our pedagogical method typically involves a *problem *to* concept* pathway. The classes usually begin with a motivating problem. That unfolds into a deep conceptual framework, leading to more problems.

# Testimonials

# Admission Process

Admission to Cheenta Advanced Program is selective. The prospective candidate is inducted into a trial process (involving an interview and a short test).

#### Live Online Classes

This program has the live online option. The classes are usually interactive and are supplemented by a monthly assignment cum evaluation test.

#### At Calcutta Center

This program is also available at our Calcutta center. The offline contact classes are supplemented with the online option as well.

# Useful Documents

Download the curriculum and booklist