Birmingham Popular Maths Lectures 

The Birmingham Popular Mathematics Lectures are open to all members of the public and the University who are interested in the study of Mathematics. They are particularly suitable for those studying Mathematics at A Level but we also welcome advanced GCSE students. The lectures are free of charge and run on the last Wednesday of each month, between October and March, at 7pm. 

COVID-19 Update

In light of the recent and ever changing situation around COVID-19, all lectures in the series this year will be delivered online. Please email the Outreach and Schools Liaison Officer to be added to the contact list to be sent further details and to hear about future events.

Upcoming lectures


Combinatorics in the plane - Dr Johannes Carmesin

Wednesday 24 March 2021 (19:00-20:00)
Birmingham Popular Maths Lecture on Wednesday 24th March at 7pm online hosted by the University of Birmingham. The lecture will be delivered by Dr Johannes Carmesin

Previous lectures

21st October- Why do mathematicians care about a pair of pants?- Dr Tyler Kelly  

25th November- Fighting disease with maths- Dr Sara Jabbari
Watch a recording of the lecture.

Get in touch

For more information about Birmingham Popular Maths Lectures, please contact:

Rachel Burgess
School of Mathematics
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
Telephone: +44 (0) 121 414 7566