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Mathematics

Course Overview

Cambridge mathematics, famous world-wide (think of Newton, Ramanujan, Hawking), is highly challenging but also deeply rewarding. The Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, which sits alongside the new Centre for Mathematical Sciences just south of Fitzwilliam, is enhancing the excellent international reputation of Cambridge Mathematics even further.

Find out more about the course here.

The Benefits of Mathematics at Fitzwilliam College

Fitzwilliam, based only five minutes from the Centre for Mathematical Sciences where many lectures are held, offers students a friendly, supportive environment in which to pursue their mathematical studies. With only seven or eight students per year no one is overlooked, and via maths dinners and garden parties students readily get to know students in other year groups as well as the College Fellows.

Facts and Figures

Average intake each year: 7-8

Typical A Level offer: A*A*A and 1 in STEP 2 and 1 in STEP 3

Typical IB offer: 40 – 42 points with 776 at Higher Level and 1 in STEP 2 and 1 in STEP 3

Essential subjects: A Level/IB Higher Level Mathematics and A Level Further Mathematics

Useful subjects: A Level/IB Higher Level Physics

Application Process

All applicants must register for STEP, which will be sat in June.

The interview process will normally consist of two interviews that are approximately 20 minutes long.

Director of Studies

Dr Rachel Camina

Professor Matt Wingate

headshot of Dr Rachel Camina

Dr Rachel Camina

Headshot of professor Matthew Wingate

Professor Matthew Wingate