The Test of Mathematics for University Admission is designed to give you the opportunity to demonstrate that you have the essential mathematical thinking and reasoning skills needed for a demanding undergraduate Mathematics or Mathematics-related course. TMUA is 2 hours 30 minutes long and it is computer-delivered for 2020 session. It has two papers, Paper 1: Mathematical Thinking Paper 2: Mathematical Reasoning, which are taken consecutively.
If you are applying to study Mathematics courses at Durham University, Lancaster University, the University of Warwick, the University of Sheffield or the University of Southampton, you are encouraged to take this test as part of your application.
- Exam date : Thursday 05 November 2020
- Exam start time : 3:00pm (Hong Kong time)
- Exam venue : To be confirmed in confirmation email
- Registration deadline: Wednesday 30 September 2020 (10:00 am Hong Kong time); (Late Entry): 1 October - 15 October 2020 (before 10:00 am Hong Kong time) - We will need to register you well before Cambridge Assessment’s registration deadline because they do not take in any late registration. Application is only considered successful after an entry number is provided by British Council.
Candidates are required to bring their own laptops with webcam, LAN port (or LAN port adapter) and power adapter for the exam. LAN cable and power switch will be provided at exam venue. It is candidate’s responsibility to ensure the device and the equipment are functioning well.
Specification for the exam as below:
Browser: tests can be run on the following browsers:
Chrome version: 63 and above
Firefox version: 52 and above
Safari version: 12 and above
Microsoft Edge: 84.0.522.63 and above
Network Speed: a minimum upload bandwidth(speed) of 512 kbps.
Devices: Tests should be taken in centre on a PC, Laptop or Mac.