Research degrees

The Mathematics Education Centre (MEC) at Loughborough University is an internationally renowned centre of teaching, learning and support. The MEC was the fifth highest ranked education department in the UK at the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, having 85% of its research activity assessed as being “world leading” or “internationally excellent”.

The MEC is a key player in many high-profile national initiatives. With a growing number of academic staff and research students, the MEC provides a vibrant, supportive community with a wealth of experience upon which to draw.


Informal contact is welcome prior to any formal application.

Please email who will be happy to direct applicants to potential supervisors.