The program consists of two rounds of elimination tournaments and a national final championship. The highlights of the program is the opportunity to;
- Learn from former Olympiad medalists,
- Practice Olympiad-level problem solving,
- Train with some of the brightest high school mathematicians in Africa.
- Qualify for the next IMO.
Preparing for the Olympiad program, requires problem solving at a higher level than is usually taught in most schools. Candidates are advised to prepare specifically, using the free resources on the http://www.aops.com/alcumus website.