A very broad course, with options from pure mathematics (e.g. topology, set theory, analysis) and applied mathematics & statistics (e.g. fluids, quantum theory, financial mathematics).
Here are some general resources related to Mathematics.
Overview 🔗 🌟 A good overview of the course with an outline of its structure, entry requirements, and more.
Prospectus 🔗 Links to the prospectus, which provides more information about course structure (for joint courses also), admissions, careers and mathematical clubs/societies in Oxford.
Course Materials 🔗 Includes the lecture notes and the problem sheets that Oxford Maths students do on their course for all 4 years. Look here for a full list of options offered in 2nd year and beyond (may only be offered at the time of application).
'Applying to Oxford for Maths?' 🔗 In this short video, a mathematician at Oxford shares her experiences, why she applied for Maths, and how she went about applying.
Official Oxford Mathematics Institute YouTube channel 🔗 Includes recordings of actual Oxford Mathematics Lectures, both in Pure and Applied Mathematics, public lectures, and some more information about the courses.
Breakdown of How to Apply 🔗 General information on the Oxford Admissions Process, selecting a course and college and registering to take the Maths Admissions Test (MAT).
Reading Lists 🔗 🌟 These lists, compiled by Balliol College, are for the papers that first-years take. Don’t be intimidated by how long they are; they’re intended to be worked through over the course of a full academic year, and honestly no one reads everything anyway.
Mathematics Department Interview guidance and mock interviews 🔗 This official university webpage contains some example questions which may give you an idea of the kind of things you may be asked at interview.
Maths FAQs 🔗 🌟 These FAQs are on undergraduate Maths at Oxford, mainly on admissions, the MAT and interview.
Mathsaurus YouTube channel 🔗 Videos made by an ex-Oxford Maths student working through past MAT and STEP questions.
Maths interview advice video 🔗 General advice on interview preparation from students at Oxford and Cambridge studying Maths.
InsideUni Maths interview experiences 🔗 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!