School of Mathematics Teaching

Getting started

All you need to know about starting your maths degree.

You will find most information about starting at the University of Edinburgh on the new students web pages.

University of Edinburgh new students

Getting started with your maths degree

In late August, you will be enrolled in a course on Learn (the University's virtual learning environment) called 'Getting Started with your Mathematics Degree'. This course contains important information and tasks for you to work through in order to prepare for your arrival at the University.

Degree programme handbook

Please take time to read your degree programme handbook carefully. It contains important information about the degree programme, courses and university rules and regulations.

Degree programme handbook [password protected]

Course choice 

Year 1 course choice 

Direct entry course choice

Social Media

New maths students Facebook group

School of Mathematics Facebook page