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Faculty of Mathematics

Help us to highlight study, work and life at the Faculty of Mathematics by entering our photography competition!

We're looking for entries from students and staff based at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences, under the following categories:

  • Mathematics at Cambridge – displaying some aspect of mathematical understanding, teaching or research. This could be a photograph or a computer-generated image.
  • Life at CMS – highlighting the people who study and work here
  • Mobile Maths – images which have been captured and processed on mobile/cell phones. This includes panoromas, Instagram and Prisma shots.

The deadline for entries is 30 June 2017, and the judging panel will award a £100 Amazon voucher to each category winner, with an additional £100 voucher going to an overall winner. The winning photos will also be printed and displayed at CMS.

How to enter

To enter the competition, email your images to You can enter as many times as you like - just send a new email for each image you submit.

By entering, you're agreeing to the following terms and conditions:

  • You are a current or former student, employee or visitor at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences
  • The image is your own work
  • Everyone who features in the photo is happy to be part of the image, and nobody under the age of eighteen appears
  • You are licensing your work under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. You are giving the Faculty of Mathematics permission to use it for publicity purposes. This may include: literature, prospectuses, posters, social media, website content, displays.

If you have any questions, please get in touch at