By joining the MA, you will be joining a community that has a love of mathematics and mathematical education at its heart. You will also be able to add your voice to an association that already plays an important part in forming opinions about mathematics and mathematical education.

The Mathematical Association welcomes everyone with an interest in, and enthusiasm for, mathematics including:

  • teachers in primary, secondary, further or higher education.
  • advisers or teacher educators.
  • inspectors.
  • practising mathematicians.
  • students and those who love mathematics, but whose main employment may lie elsewhere.

If you teach, we offer support to develop your mathematical knowledge throughout your career for your personal learning and enjoyment and to help inspire your students, through:

  • resources and publications.
  • professional development events.
  • conferences.
  • local branch meetings.
  • research: the MA has a library of rare mathematics books and networking in a community of like-minded professionals.

As a member, you will get:

Our termly newsletter and a monthly e-newsletter

Subscription to our journals (you can choose which of our journals you would like to receive)

A discount rate for our prestigious annual conference, as well as our regional one-day professional development events.

30% discount on our publications

The opportunity to work in small groups investigating specific aspects of mathematics or teaching, often resulting in the production of teaching publications.

Access to the Association's prestigious library.

If you would like a membership taster pack, please email us or join immediately below! 

You can choose to be either an institutional member or a personal member. 

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What the MA has done for me.

People often ask why they should join a professional association; what do they get out of it?  Well read here what being an active member of the MA has done for one teacher.

Honorary Members

From time to time The Mathematical Association awards Honorary Memberships.  This category of membership is awarded only by the Council.  It might be conferred on any person who has made a distinguished contribution to mathematical education or who has provided outstanding service to the Association.  

Read the Honorary Members Here