This page is dedicated to linking you to other outreach programmes, school competitions and groups and societies  in Ireland that have a maths theme. If you know of a new one, or one that has been omitted below, please email us at Thank you.

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Maths Week Ireland promotes, awareness, appreciation and understanding of maths through a huge variety of events and activities.


The Irish Mathematical Society aims to further Mathematics and Mathematical research in Ireland.

ThatsMaths is the blog of Peter Lynch for a series of articles on mathematics that is published in the Irish Times.


Boole2School will take place on November 2, 2015 to mark the bicentenary of George Boole, the first professor of mathematics at University College Cork. This initiative will see children aged 8- 18 from all over the world have the opportunity to engage in Boolean math lessons. They will be introduced to George Boole: his mathematics, logic and legacy.


Maths Circles are designed specifically for students who enjoy mathematics and want the added challenge of exciting topics that are normally outside the school curriculum.


The MATHletes Challenge is a pioneering maths tournament for Ireland based on the Khan Academy approach to learning and teaching maths.


The Irish Astronomy Trail, operated by Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies at Dunsink Observatory, is an online portal that links every location around Ireland involved with astronomy including heritage sites, centres of outreach and research, and upcoming astronomy events.

maths_eyesThe Maths Eyes concept,  is an project administrated by the Institute of Technology Tallaght, Dublin, to showcase the mathematics of everyday life.


Kangaroo Mathematics Ireland: The Kangaroo Mathematics Contest is an annual International Mathematics Contest, designed for all school students between 7-19 years of age. The official name is “Kangourou sans Frontières”  or “KSF”  for short. The aims of Kangaroo Mathematics Ireland  are the promotion of Mathematics among young Irish students and the identification and encouragement of students with a talent in Mathematics.