Fees and Funding


Further Mathematics          A-level award


The details
United Kingdom
Mathematical Sciences

The Department of Mathematical Sciences awards a one-off scholarship of £250 to any student joining the department who achieves high grades in the Further Mathematics A-Level.


You must meet all of the following conditions:

  • put Essex as your firm UCAS choice for an undergraduate degree in the Department of Mathematical Sciences
  • obtain an A* - B grade in Further Mathematics at A-Level

This award is in addition to any other scholarship you may be awarded by the University and is not affected by the grades you achieve in your other A-level subjects.

We are unable to offer this scholarship to any student receiving high grades in an equivalent to the Further Mathematics A-Level (such as Scottish Highers or International Baccalaureate).

How to apply

You will be automatically awarded this scholarship at the beginning of the academic year if you meet the conditions listed above. There is no need to fill out a separate form or enquire about how to apply.

If you feel you have met the above conditions and have not received this scholarship please contact the department to discuss further.