Scottish University Examinations


We give some samples of the examinations set at the Universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews in the 1880's in Mathematics and Natural Philosophy (Physics)

University of Edinburgh Examinations 1882-83

Mathematics exams: MA Pass degree and honours

Natural Philosophy exams: MA Pass degree

University of Glasgow Examinations 1882

Mathematics exams: MA Pass degree and honours

University of St Andrews Examinations 1884-5

Mathematics exams: MA Pass degree and honours

Natural Philosophy exams: MA Pass degree



JOC/EFR January 2020 School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of St Andrews, Scotland
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