We explore the length and breadth of pure and applied maths and statistics. Our graduates go on to make an impact across a huge range of rewarding careers.

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See what it's like to study mathematics and statistics at one of our University open days. Find out about our undergraduate courses, and meet our staff and students.

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Work with us: Research Associate

Professor John Greenlees is hiring a new research associate to work on a project combining algebra, combinatorics, geometry and topology. Find out more on the University of Sheffield jobs site.

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From a Sheffield maths degree to the QI elves

Read an interview with James Harkin, about his path from Sheffield Maths and Physics graduate, to head researcher and writer for BBC quiz institution QI.

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Students come from all over the world for our range of degrees. You can cover everything from the beauty and intricacy of pure mathematics to its applications in business and computing.

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Our research

Our outstanding researchers are unlocking fundamental mathematical principles and developing new statistical tools. We have projects seeking to understand how the sun works and we're working with the European Space Agency to measure the world's forests.

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Partnerships

We take our inspirational teaching around the world through our joint degree programme with China's NanJing Tech University. At home, our Statistical Service Unit help solve statistical problems for the public and private sector.

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