School of Mathematical Sciences

Facilities and accommodation

Computing facilities


Bloomberg terminalsMSc students enjoy their own PC Lab, including a dedicated high-performance computer and printing network.  This can be found in the Mathematical Sciences Building, on the Mile End campus.

Our MSc computer lab includes Bloomberg terminals, with access to this industry-standard software, which is used in the finance industry for the provision and analysis of financial market data and news.  Experience and understanding of Bloomberg software can provide an excellent boost to your CV after graduation.


Bloomberg logoStudents have the opportunity to:

  • Learn how to use Bloomberg software
  • Acquire the official Bloomberg Market Concepts certification
  • Learn how Bloomberg software interacts with Excel
  • Acquire Microsoft Office Specialist qualification

Other resources

Queen Mary library has about 8000 mathematical books and subscribes to a large number of mathematical journals covering all the research interests of the School. There is access to substantial numbers of electronic journals.

There are several other excellent libraries in London, including the London Mathematical Society collection of journals at University College and the Royal Astronomical Society Library at Burlington House.

Members of the School publish over one hundred books and scientific papers each year. The School has some 20 postdoctoral fellows, and often sees more than 100 invited visitors annually. 

Queen Mary library facilities

Our research and publications

Student Accommodation

We expect to be able to offer on-campus accommodation to all new full-time postgraduate students coming from outside the London area. Queen Mary's brand new Aspire Point development in Stratford is due to open for postgraduate student accommodation in September 2018. Please apply as early as possible for on-campus accommodation. In addition, the Queen Mary residences office can help students and visitors to find a wide range of places to live, usually within an easy bus or train ride of the campus.