UPDATED Information following COVID-19 Greater Brisbane lockdown until 6pm Monday, 11 January 2021

QMSS 2021 will proceed in an online-only format in light of the recent government advice on locking down of the Greater Brisbane Region from 6pm Friday 8 January to 6pm Monday 11 January. More information on the lock down is available here: https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/greater-brisbane-lockdown

Revised QMSS program times are:
Monday 11 January 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 12 January 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 13 January 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Important information regarding QMSS has been sent to participants' nominated emails. 

For further assistance or if you wish to withdraw from the event for a full refund, please contact organisers via qmss@uq.edu.au.


UQ's Queensland Mathematics Summer School (QMSS) introduces Year 10 students to the beauty of advanced mathematical ideas and new ways of thinking.

Hosted by UQ's School of Mathematics and Physics each January, this multi-day non-residential program is open to talented students who are going into Year 11 and have chosen to study Maths Methods and Specialist Maths.

Apply for QMSS

Applications for QMSS 2021 will open in September.

Email our QMSS team at qmss@uq.edu.au for more information.

What you'll learn

You'll delve into the deep, difficult, fun, mysterious, abstract, interconnected and, of course, useful aspects of this fascinating subject.

Who is eligible

Students attending QMSS must have chosen to study Maths Methods and Specialist Maths in senior school.

Fees and further details

Program details

QMSS is a non-residential school. It is held at UQ St Lucia from 9am to 5pm.

2021 dates Monday January 11th to Wednesday January 13th.


The cost of QMSS is $100.