Success Stories

The wonderful opportunities afforded by a career in mathematics and the support and encouragement of so many people along the way.
I’m a Professor of Applied Mathematics and the head of UCL’s Mathematics Department.
I came to the UK from Hong Kong when I was 17 to study A-Levels in Nottinghamshire, where I met my host family.
As a young gay man, mathematics was, for me, a way to with
My current activities involve delivering a variety of trai
I come from a family who did not believe in higher educati
There is a saying among mathematicians that ‘A bad Erdos c
I qualified as a teach
As quite possibly the only person at the University of Oxf
I started really enjoying mathematics at age 15 but did no
I started my mathemati
Success = Complet
I was born and raised