Mathematics Summer School

University Mathematics in Perspective

35th Course for Sixth Form Students

29th June to 1st July 2021

Due to the Covid-19 situation our 2021 mathematics summer school will take place online.  This short course for sixth form students, will provide an introduction to mathematics at the University of Leeds. We will offer you a sneak preview of university life plus an insight into how mathematics develops at degree level. Our University tutors will extend and enrich your existing study of mathematics at A-level (or equivalent) through talks and interactive sessions.

We will give you an invaluable insight into the structure of mathematics degrees, the courses, admissions procedure and how to make the most of your application to university.

Applications will open in 2021.

Further information
Please contact
Course admin:             Helen Copeland,  h.o.w.copeland@leeds.ac.uk

The next Maths Summer School will be held in June/July 2021.
Applications will open in 2021.

What are the requirements for the summer school?

Applicants must be in Year 12 and studying A-Level Mathematics.

How much does the summer school cost?

If the course is online it will be free of charge.

What are the planned activities?

We will give you an invaluable insight into the structure of mathematics degrees, the courses, admissions
procedure and how to make the most of your application to university. Past lectures include:

  • Funny Fluids and Soft Stuff
  • Supernovae and Supernova Remnants
  • Mathematics and Card Cheating
  • Adding Up Infinite Series

What are the timings of the summer school?

The timings for 2021 will be confirmed in due course.

Privacy Notice and Code of Conduct

Please review our Privacy Notice for Students and the Participant Code of Conduct prior to applying to take part in the programme.

A specific online Code of Conduct will be shared with applicants in due course.