Maths in work

This page offers a collection of videos illustrating how mathematics is used on a day-to-day basis in a variety of jobs.

Scientific Instrument Designer (Matt Hobby)

Sports Engineer (Simon Choppin)


Costume Designer (Monique Hollinshead)



Navigational Officer, Pride of Hull P&O ferry (Thomas McAuley)

Maths in work
Maths in Work, NCETM website

This project is all about collecting short video footage of maths at work in the business environment. The aim is that these clips will then be used by teachers in schools and colleges to show students the relevance of maths to the real world of work.

These videos were produced by the more maths grads project in conjunction with the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM).

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