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School of Mathematical Sciences

About us


The School of Mathematical Sciences is one of five Schools in the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Queen Mary University of London. The School is entering an exciting period of strategic growth with significant investment in new posts over the next three years across a broad range of disciplines.  In addition to academic appointments, we have recently invested £18m in the School’s new building to provide state-of-the-art research, teaching and study facilities for staff and students. You can find out more about the new building here.

Queen Mary University of London is one of 24 leading UK universities represented by the Russell Group, that are committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience, excellent graduate employability and unrivalled links with business and the public sectorQueen Mary has a strong tradition of academic excellence. The results of the most recent UK assessment of research – the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) – have confirmed our place in the very top group of universities nationally. Overall, we ranked 9th in the UK among multi-faculty universities and 5th in the UK for our percentage of 3* and 4* research outputs.

Queen Mary holds a university-level Silver Award for the Athena SWAN Charter, which recognises and celebrates good employment practice for women working in mathematics, science, engineering and technology in Higher Education and research. 

The School of Mathematical Sciences was awarded its own department-level Athena Swan Bronze award in September 2013, which was renewed in November 2016. 

We are a registered Supporter of the LMS Good Practice Scheme.