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We are located in the Skills Zone in 6 East 2.8

Welcome to MASH (Mathematics and Statistics Help)

MASH is the institutional mathematics resources centre which can offer help with maths and stats problems for all students at the University of Bath.

MASH have moved! We are now located in the Skills Zone in 6 East 2.8

Year-round provision

Term-time provision

See below for more information. We also offer tailored support for some small groups, staff who are interested in our other activities should have a look at our staff page.

General dropins for all students

All drop-ins start in week 1 and are in the Skills Zone, 6 East 2.8 unless otherwise stated.

Day General drop-in Programming and LaTeX drop-in
12:15 - 14:05
12:15 - 14:05
12:15 - 14:05
13:15 - 14:05 in 1 East 3.9
12:15 - 14:05
16:15 - 17:05 in CB 5.13
12:15 - 14:05

Maths Yr 1 Peer tutor Workshop Timetable

Day Workshop MATLAB (XX10190)
11:15 - 13:05 in CB 4.1
14:15 - 16:05 in CB 5.1
14:15 - 15:05 in EB 0.9
14:15 - 16:05 in CB 5.1

Statistics Advisory Service

Need help with statistical problems in your project work (e.g. final year/research projects)?

Make an appointment with SAS for:

  • experimental design,
  • guidance on the correct statistical test,
  • interpretation of results
  • and help with statistical packages

Appointments may be made by any member of the university, individual or group. You will need to give information about your project when you book an appointment.

Software, programming and mathematical/statistical documents

We offer support for software and programming including Excel, SPSS, R and statistical programming; MATLAB, general programming and mathematical typesetting (LaTeX, Word, MathML).

  • Excel, SPSS, R and statistical programming: come to a general dropin in the first instance - you may be directed to a specific dropin or asked to make a SAS appointment
  • MATLAB, programming and mathematical typesetting (LaTeX, Word, MathML):
    • Programming dropins
    • Some general dropins
    • MATLAB dropin for first year maths students

Online resources

Follow the links on the left hand menu to find:

You will also find links to our language resources and maths accessibility work summary.

Not sure what you can ask?

Not sure what questions about your studies you can ask in MASH? Uncertain if it counts as maths? Click on the image to see how varied questions can be.


Please do contact us with ideas for the centre - we welcome constructive input from everyone!