University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

International Perspectives on Mathematics Education

This route has been developed for people with a professional interest in mathematics education research; it is expected that these would include educational managers, educational policy-makers, teacher educators, and serving teachers whose career aspirations require a sophisticated understanding of the issues that have an impact on the teaching and learning of mathematics; in addition to the course fee (university composition fee) students may have to pay a college fee.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant subject; American Bachelor degree, GPA 3.5-4.0; those whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0; interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Issues in mathematics education I (introductory); issues in mathematics education II (advanced); the mathematics curriculum I (introductory); the mathematics curriculum II (advanced).

Sponsorship information

Some ESRC studentships may be available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,625 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 13,035 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

Telephone number: 
01223 760606