Lucy Cavendish has a small but dedicated Mathematics community, comprising around ten Bachelors, Masters, and PhD students, and recent undergraduates have excelled in Part I, II and III of the course.

The BA in Mathematics is internationally renowned, demanding, wide-ranging and flexible, giving scope to students to determine their own work load and pattern. It offers a springboard to success in a variety of sectors, including business, commerce, industry and academia.

Further information about the course can be found on the Faculty and University websites.

Course Requirements

  • A range of British and international qualifications may be acceptable
  • A Levels in Maths and Further Maths, both with A* grades, are essential
  • Offers usually include at least two STEP papers

For more information, see the general Entrance Requirements and FAQs, or contact our Admissions Office (

Admissions Assessment

  • Pre-interview assessment is not required for Lucy Cavendish
  • There is no common format written assessment for Maths.  Applicants invited for interview sit a written assessment on the day of interview.  

Director of Studies

Dr Orsola Rath-Spivack