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What is MCC?

The MCC (Malaysian Computing Challenge) is an annual online competition designed to evaluate participants’ computational thinking abilities. Knowledge of programming is recommended but not required.

Format

This year, MCC will be held on SimpleCMS (our in-house contest system!). Participants will be required to solve 4-6 problems within a two-day window. Participants may work on the contest anywhere, including at home. Please review the Honour Code below. The problem statements will be available in both English and Bahasa Malaysia.

Sample Problem

Given a list of numbers stored in list arr. Output the sum of all numbers.

arr = [22, 39, 68, 90, 22, 53, 80, 36, 16, 44, 48, 29, 13, 24, 51, 69, 99, 65, 58, 41, 68, 57, 66, 5, 44, 10, 23, 1, 24, 64, 29, 85, 6, 22, 51, 14, 98, 93, 71, 77, 100, 92, 62, 69, 76, 83, 19, 68, 75, 40, 16, 20, 47, 95, 60, 71, 34, 11, 80, 90, 14, 39, 69, 71, 18, 64, 63, 89, 57, 88, 52, 2, 71, 2, 71, 20, 12, 49, 97, 33, 43, 7, 30, 37, 8, 83, 9, 68, 96, 72, 99, 21, 53, 68, 25, 71, 2, 31, 65, 69]

For this test case, you should provide the output:

5021

Categories and Awards

There are three categories for the MCC:

All students will take part in the same competition, but prizes will be awarded by category. There will be Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards.

We will be giving out digital certificates instead of physical ones.

Registration

Eligibility

The MCC is open to primary, secondary and pre-university students who are either studying in Malaysia or Malaysian citizens studying abroad

Independent Participation

We strongly urge that anyone interested to participate to talk to your school teacher about sending a team. In the case that your school is not sending a team, or you are not currently attached to any school, you may register as an Independent Participant. If you would like to participate as an Independent Participant, please ask your parent to register on the registration website above.

Fee

The fee is RM10 per participant.

Payment Method

You may pay the registration fee via bank-in or online transfer to our bank account (info below). Payment should be uploaded (via registration website) after submission of participants list to finalize the registration.

Bank account information:

Account Name: PERTUBUHAN INFORMATIK DAN PENGATURCARAAN MALAYSIA
Account Number: 8600213076
Bank: CIMB Islamic Bank (Taman Danau Kota branch)

Instructions for schools

Teachers

Participants

  1. Once your teacher has created an account and added you to the list, you may head to the registration site and log in using your IC number (or passport number if you’re not a Malaysian citizen).
  2. You may edit your name. Note that this is the name that will appear on all certificates that you will receive.
  3. Enter your email address and verify it by clicking the link in the email sent to your address. This is very important as we will send your login credentials for MCC to this address.
  4. Fill in the rest of your credentials and check the box if you agree to the terms.

Instructions for independent participants

Parents

Honour Code

All participants in MCC agree to that he or she will:

During the competition, usage of search engines like Google and access to all online references like Python Tutorial are permitted.

Result

The cutoffs for gold, silver, bronze awards for each category are as follows:

Senior: 530, 320, 160

Intermediate: 570, 330, 180

Junior: 370, 190, 80

Senior Category

Name Medal School
CHOOI JE QIN GOLD KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
CHUN NAN TAN GOLD INDIVIDUAL
ENG WAI LAM SIMPSON GOLD METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
MING YI TANG GOLD INDIVIDUAL
OU JIN BIN GOLD SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
TANG ZHI LIN GOLD METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
WEI RONG CHU GOLD KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
WONG JIN WEI GOLD INDIVIDUAL
ABDUL RAZZAK KHAN BIN RUSTUM ALI KHAN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
ADRIAN ANGELO LEA SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
AMMAR DANIEL BIN YAAKOB SILVER KOLEJ MARA SEREMBAN
AULIA AHMAD RAFI SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
HA JIWOON SILVER METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
JULIA NAIR SILVER METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
MIRZA SHARIMAN BIN SHAHRIL IZAL SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
NG WOON YEE SILVER INDIVIDUAL
NG YOUNG SHUNG SILVER INDIVIDUAL
NG ZHI LONG SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
NGA TIAN ERN SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
NORJALALIKRAM BIN MOHAMMAD NOR SILVER INDIVIDUAL
OOI YUE SHENG SILVER INDIVIDUAL
SHEY MANSUR BIN ABDUL KARIM SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
WAN AMIR FAIZ BIN WAN USAMAH SILVER INDIVIDUAL
YAP YUAN ZHER SILVER KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
YUNZHE LIU (LYDIA) SILVER INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
ADRIAN KHOO BRONZE KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
ANNABELLE WONG POH HUI BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
CHEN LIK KEN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
CHEONG WEI XUAN BRYAN BRONZE KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
GOH ZHEN HONG BRONZE METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
GYOYUN KU BRONZE GARDEN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
JOLENE LIM YAN WEN BRONZE KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
KHOO HSIEN YANG BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
LANG KAH CHUN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
LIN SHUN HAO BRONZE KOLEJ TUANKU JAAFAR
LINUS THEO DENGAH BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
MU'AZ BIN MOHAMAD NOR SAZELIM BRONZE KOLEJ MARA SEREMBAN
MUHAMMAD HAZIMI BIN YUSRI BRONZE KOLEJ MARA SEREMBAN
MUHAMMAD SYAKIR BIN HASRAM BRONZE KOLEJ MARA SEREMBAN
PIAO RUI LIN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
RYAN YEO DE-CHAI BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
SHREEVISHAL BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
TAKUMI HOR BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
TAN ZE XI BRONZE TSUN JIN HIGH SCHOOL
YAP SIEW KIH BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
YVONNE THOE YVE WEN BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN

Intermediate Category

Name Medal School
CHEW SHAO QIAN GOLD SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
CHONG CHIN HERNG GOLD CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
KAIBO MA GOLD INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
LIM HEE LAI GOLD INDIVIDUAL
LIM YI QI GOLD CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
LOH KWONG WENG GOLD INDIVIDUAL
LUQMAN ALHAKIM BIN MALIK ARMAN GOLD INDIVIDUAL
NG YIN JOE GOLD CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
VEE HUA ZHI GOLD TSUN JIN HIGH SCHOOL
WONG JER REN GOLD INDIVIDUAL
WOON JIAN XIANG GOLD CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
YOO JIE LERK GOLD INDIVIDUAL
CHEOU WEN XU SILVER HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
CHIU BEE HAN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
CHOO CHEN ZHUNG SILVER INDIVIDUAL
DANIEL NG JU MING SILVER INDIVIDUAL
DOMINIC NG JU AUN SILVER SMK BANDAR UTAMA DAMANSARA 4
HO SHU YI SILVER INDIVIDUAL
HOO KAI PING SILVER INDIVIDUAL
HOO YUN ZHE SILVER INDIVIDUAL
KUAN NIM JOE SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
LARM KAI XIAN SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
LOO MING CHUNG SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
LOOI KA LOC SILVER TSUN JIN HIGH SCHOOL
LOUIS LIM YIN KAI SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
PAN YU SHIAN SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
RICHIE KHO HUI HUAN SILVER SMK METHODIST SIBU
TAN SIN CHEE SILVER INDIVIDUAL
TEH WEI JING SILVER MAKTAB SULTAN ABU BAKAR
YONG CHEE SENG SILVER MAKTAB SULTAN ABU BAKAR
ADELLYN WOO PUI KUAN BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
CHAN WEI HAO BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
CHLOE LEE JING XI BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
CHOW YONG XIANG BRONZE HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
E-THERNG LEE BRONZE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
HENG PEI TENG BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
JEVALAGGAAN A/L TAMIL ALAGAN BRONZE SMK SUNGAI PELEK
JONGBIN LEE BRONZE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
KEISAVANAATH A/L KANNAN BRONZE SMK SUNGAI PELEK
LEE XIANG ROU BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
LEE YI XUAN BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
LIM YONG SHENG BRONZE HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
LOW TUANG HEE BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
MOHAMMAD NAZMI BIN MAIZAN BRONZE SEKOLAH MENENGAH SAINS REMBAU
MUHAMMAD AMIR RAFIQ BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
MUHAMMAD ASYRAAF BIN MOHD NASSER BRONZE SEKOLAH MENENGAH SAINS REMBAU
MUHAMMAD MIRZA AQASHAH BIN ABDUL RAZAK BRONZE SEKOLAH MENENGAH SAINS REMBAU
NG ZHIN YEEN BRONZE HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
NUR ADRIANA KARMILA BINTI NASHARUDDIN BRONZE SEKOLAH MENENGAH SAINS REMBAU
OH KAI WEN BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
TAN JUN JIE BRONZE SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
TAN SHIN BRONZE HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
THAI TIAN QI BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
TIFFANY PEK YUAN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL

Junior Category

Name Medal School
AMOS TAN MING HONG GOLD SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
ANG XING YI GOLD INDIVIDUAL
EUGENE HWANG GOLD INDIVIDUAL
ISAAC HEW KAI SHENG GOLD INDIVIDUAL
LIM MING WEN GOLD INDIVIDUAL
NG YI JIE GOLD HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
OOI ZHI PING GOLD INDIVIDUAL
RYAN JOO RUI AN GOLD INDIVIDUAL
TEH WEI JUN GOLD MAKTAB SULTAN ABU BAKAR
YONG CHIN TONG GOLD MAKTAB SULTAN ABU BAKAR
AHMAD AQMARUL HARRAZ BIN AZHAN SILVER KOLEJ GENIUSPINTAR NEGARA
ALDEN GOH KAI RAY SILVER INDIVIDUAL
CHA HAO WEI SILVER INDIVIDUAL
CHEW JIN LIANG SILVER HIN HUA HIGH SCHOOL
CHIU BEE CHIEN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
JIMIN LEE SILVER INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
JINWOO MOON SILVER INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR
JOSEPH LIM WEE ERN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
JOSIAH KHO RUI MING SILVER INDIVIDUAL
LEE SIN LIANG SILVER INDIVIDUAL
LIM YONG HAN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
MUHAMMAD DANISH BIN ADDIE HALIM SILVER KOLEJ GENIUSPINTAR NEGARA
NEO YONG LI SILVER INDIVIDUAL
ONG BO YUAN SILVER INDIVIDUAL
QUAH XUANYU SILVER INDIVIDUAL
SIN YEE HANG SILVER INDIVIDUAL
WAYNE KHOO YAN HONG SILVER SMJK CHUNG HWA CONFUCIAN
YUSUF FAWWAZ BIN FADHLULLAH SILVER SK TAMAN TUN DR ISMAIL 1
ARLEEN APRIL CHONG BRONZE SEKOLAH TINGGI KOTA KINABALU
CHE KAI WEN BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
DARREN YONG JIE LUN BRONZE SEKOLAH TINGGI KOTA KINABALU
DZULDANISH HUSSAIN BIN DZULKEFLEE BRONZE SEKOLAH MENENGAH SAINS REMBAU
HATTA BIN HASRI BRONZE KOLEJ GENIUSPINTAR NEGARA
ISA BIN MOHD FAIZAL BRONZE KOLEJ GENIUSPINTAR NEGARA
JASON GUBEEN SAPIKIT BRONZE SEKOLAH TINGGI KOTA KINABALU
JONATHAN SIA SHAO YANG BRONZE SMK METHODIST SIBU
JUSTIN LENG CHERN HARN BRONZE METHODIST COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR
KHOR YAN XUN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
KOAY YI REN DARIN BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
KOAY YI WEN DOROTHY BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
LAU TIN HANG BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
NATHANIEL BRYCE KOO FUNG TSE BRONZE SEKOLAH TINGGI KOTA KINABALU
RONALD EDUARDO ANAK PENGARAH BRONZE SMK LANANG
TAN HONG ZHER BRONZE INDIVIDUAL
TING ZHEN HE BRONZE CHONG HWA INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL
YONG PYO LEE BRONZE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KUALA LUMPUR

Organizers

MCC is brought to you by the Malaysian Informatics and Programming Society. See our About page for more details.

Supported by

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Beyond MCC

MCC is the preliminary selection process of a year-long program to identify and train the top computing talents in Malaysian schools. Top scorers in MCC will be:

The top scorers in MCO will be called for a series of intensive training camps conducted by experienced Olympiad participants. Students who qualify at this level will participate in the Asia- Pacific Informatics Olympiad (APIO), an annual online contest among countries in the Pacific Rim region. After the training camps and APIO, four students will be selected to represent Malaysia in the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) 2021 which will take place in Singapore in June 2021.

Contact

Please direct all inquiries about MCC via email to mcc [at] ioimalaysia [dot] org.