Develop your mathematical knowledge through professional and personal learning and enjoyment.

Being a member of the MA means you will join a community that has a love of mathematics and education at its heart.

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

  • Trainees/ECTs/teachers in primary, secondary, further or higher education.
  • advisers or teacher educators.
  • practising mathematicians.
  • 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 and conferences | local branch meetings | research: the MA has a library of rare mathematics books

Add your voice to issues affecting mathematics education.

With a long history of promoting the very best in learning and teaching Mathematics, The Mathematical Association actively engages in consultation and discussion on the issues currently affecting Mathematics education. Check out what We Say.

Which option is right for you...

All of our members receive the MA Members magazine and have access to all member benefits such as event discounts, free webinars, access to a massive backlog of journals and more!

Primary Membership

Primary membership, for Primary teachers and those interested in primary education, includes the MA Members magazine and Primary Mathematics Journal, both three times per year.

(add Mathematics in School for Primary Plus Membership)


Secondary Membership

Secondary Membership is for those interested in secondary education. Secondary Membership includes the MA Members magazine and Mathematics in School (MiS) five times per year. 

(add The Mathematical Gazette for Secondary Plus Membership)


Gazette Membership

Gazette membership is for those who want to receive The Mathematical Gazette, the MAs higher education and university journal. Members get the MA Members magazine and the Mathematical Gazette both three times per year. 



Primary - Post 16 Membership

This membership is for those who want to read all of our three journals, Primary Mathematics, Mathematics in School and The Mathematical Gazette. Members also receive the members magazine and all the benefits offered to our members. 




Where are you in your career....


Start your membership journey with our Trainee membership whilst you are studying for your teaching qualifications.

Trainee membership starts at the beginning of the academic year from 1st September – 31st August and is 50% of the cost of a personal membership.


Early Career Teacher (ECT)

ECT membership is designed to support you through your first two years as an educator.

Membership starts at the beginning of the academic year from 1st September – 31st August, and is 50% of the cost of a personal membership.


Personal Membership

Personal membership is open to qualified teachers / individuals with an interest in mathematics and mathematics education. You can subscribe to the journals that interest you.

Personal membership runs from 1st January – 31st December.


For Schools and organisations...

Institutional Membership

Institutional membership is available to schools and organisations, allowing a tailored membership package to suit your needs.

Institutional membership starts at the beginning of the academic year from 1st September – 31st August. 


Member Benefits

As a member you will have access to exclusive benefits to support you in your career and enjoy mathematics: