Outreach Activities in the UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics


2018-2019 UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics Events

Date & Venue Description

Starting 19 Janaury 2019 



Mathematics Enrichment Classes

The School of Mathematics and Statistics provides Mathematical Enrichment classes on Saturday mornings from 10.00 AM to 1.00 PM. Our classes are designed to develop a sound understanding of mathematics and improve problem-solving skills. There is little overlap with the maths taught in school.  There is no charge for this event.

Further Information

Bookings will open in November


June 2019

School of Mathematics and Statistics Undergraduate Research Projects 2019

The UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics will be offering a number of individual summer research placements in 2019. 

Applications  will open in early 2019

Undergraduate Summer Research Project

Other Activities that the School is Involved with in 2016-2017     

Maths Sparks
The School of Mathematics and Statistics runs a series of extra-curricular mathematics workshops for senior cycle post-primary students. Designed and delivered by students in the UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics, the series of Maths Sparks problem solving workshops aims to bring the wonder of mathematics to life through interactive and engaging activities, and talks from mathematics graduates and professors. Workshops are held one evening per week for 6 weeks and resources are made available for teachers or other institutions to use.

There is no charge for this event.

That's Maths Blog

Professor Peter Lynch has a twice-monthly column "That's Maths" on the science page of the Irish Times (first and third Thursday each month). This is aimed to try to assist public understanding of matters mathematical. The blog is available at thatsmaths.com

College of Science Outreach Events

The School is also involved with in a number of outreach events organised by the College of Science.

Science Outreach Events

 Undergraduate Ambassador Scheme Module 30060

 The Undergraduate Ambassadors Scheme (UAS) module is a module offered by the UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics, University College Dublin. This module offers Stage 3 or Stage 4 undergraduates who have taken an appropriate level of undergraduate mathematics, the chance to work with mathematics teachers and students in local secondary schools. The undergraduate receives five academic credits for successful completion of the module and this contributes towards his or her final degree. 

Further Information