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professional online STEP tutor Rowan
Mathematics & Theoretical Physics University of Cambridge (BA & MMath in Mathematics); University of Southampton (PhD in Theoretical Physics)
Please see profile for reviews & testimonials! Professional maths & physics tutor & 1st class master's graduate of the University of Cambridge. Expertise supporting Oxbridge maths, physics, engineering and computer science applications including admissions tests (STEP, MAT, TMUA, NSAA, ENGAA, PAT) and interviews. STEP examiner for Cambridge Assessment.
818 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Charlie
Mathematics Cambridge
About to start a Masters in mathematics, I am an experienced tutor who is very passionate about Maths and the sciences. Very motivating, professional and have a good ability to explain difficult ideas.
62 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Yuliia
Mathematics University of Cambridge
Maths student from University of Cambridge with passionate for helping students to learn and fell in love with maths
50 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Nigel
PhD Cambridge
PhD Astrophysics and Part III Maths tripos, Cambridge University
1249 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Lewis
PhD Queen Mary University of London
I am currently a third year PhD student at Queen Mary University of London in the Mathematics department with my research primarily focused on high dimensional random geometric objects. Prior to my PhD I completed an MMath at the University of Warwick. An expert in mathematics and statistics at all levels with a good chunk of knowledge in programming.
professional online STEP tutor Jamie
Discrete Mathematics Warwick
Passionate about all things maths and computers. Together we'll learn in a energetic, fun way and attack subjects from multiple angles to unlock your learning potential.
683 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Lindsay
Mathematics University of Cambridge
I am a professional, specialist maths tutor with over 30 years of experience in tutoring all ages up to A-level.
451 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Dr. Leonardo
Physics Doctorate at ETH Zurich, Switzerland; MSci at Trinity College, University of Cambridge
I am a friendly tutor who can help you improve your grades and get in the university of your choice. Let's achieve your dreams.
684 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Simi
Management Science Swansea University
Experienced and qualified Maths & Further Maths teacher. Helps students improve confidence in Maths and also prepare them for Common Entrance exams and University admissions tests.
515 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Mantas
Mathematical and Theoretical Physics University of Oxford
I am a PhD student in Theoretical Plasma Physics as well as an enthusiastic and friendly tutor, and I would be excited to help you improve your understanding in Maths/Physics/Engineering.
169 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Paul
Mathematics (MA) University of Warsaw
♣ Highly experienced (18 years) HighSchool teacher
♣ A successful in-home/online tutor.
♣ ♣ Teaching Mathematics is my passion I would like to share with my students.
♣ ♣ I make every topic easy to understand.
151 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Jack
University of Cambridge (BA [1st class] MA MMath [Distinction] in Mathematics) Queen Mary University of London (PhD in Mathematics)
Best University-Level Tutor and Runner up Professional Tutor of the Year at the National Tutoring Awards 2022.

University of Cambridge Mathematics BA (1st class) and MMath (with Distinction), PhD in Mathematics Queen Mary University of London.

A full-time professional Mathematics tutor with thousands of hours of experience.
162 hours taught
professional online STEP tutor Tom
Mathematics and Philosophy University of Oxford
Experienced and professional tutor with MMathPhil from the University of Oxford and a PGCE Mathematics from Institute of Education, UCL.
79 hours taught
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Recent STEP Tutor Class Reviews From Our Students

Student Professional Tutor Date Subject Rating Comment
Yuliia 21 Nov 2022 STEP
Yullia provided a great class for me and I feel I learnt a lot.
Isaac 18 Nov 2022 STEP
Charlie 17 Oct 2022 STEP
great - learnt about monotonic functions, expectation of the binomial and whether limits approach from above or below.
Charlie 03 Oct 2022 STEP
Great, learnt a bit about proof by contradiction, logic and periodic functions
Charlie 19 Sep 2022 STEP
Great, learnt a lot about probability, exam technique, and inequalities

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Why study STEP- Sixth Term Examination Paper?  

Studying for the STEP exam is an opportunity that will provide you with important knowledge for a variety of subjects, including mathematics, science, and the humanities. It not only improves your academic skills but also has a credible validity that you can show when applying for a job.

The STEP tests you using questions very similar to those of an undergraduate degree and is mainly used by the University of Cambridge and the University of Warwick.

However, there are other universities that require the STEP. Regardless of the requirements, you can present the STEP with any university application as it will improve your standing with the admissions office.

The following universities may require you to take the STEP as part of their conditional offers:

  • King's College London (required if you only have an AS-Level in maths and not an A-Level)

  • UCL (University College London)

  • University of Bath

  • Lancaster University

  • University of Bristol

  • University of Southampton

The purpose of the STEP is to evaluate whether you have the traits to survive an undergraduate as difficult as mathematics. One could consider it almost at the same level as A levels or International Baccalaureate however unlike those exams, the STEP is freely available to everyone and anyone who is over 18 years of age. 

The STEP exam goes beyond just being a test for university admissions, rather preparing for the exam teaches you complex problem-solving techniques and critical analysis that can be utilized throughout your career. 

What university degrees is STEP useful for?

The STEP exam is compulsory for those wishing to study Mathematics or Computer Science with Mathematics at the University of Cambridge. It is a prerequisite for all mathematics courses at Cambridge (G100, G400, G100 with Physics).

Undergraduate courses such as the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Statistics and subjects such as MMORSE (Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics) also require the STEP exam.

In the UK, those who take the STEP exam are awarded advanced learner status by the English National Professional Qualification Framework (English NPQF) and students are awarded 35 credits for doing so.

The STEP exam is used for admission at the regional university level and as a criterion for admission to polytechnic universities around the world. Some universities also use the STEP exam as a prerequisite for admission to Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Business and even Science programmes.

What careers can taking STEP lead to? 

There are multitudes of careers that studying the STEP (sixth term examination paper) can lead to. The personal and professional skills that are learnt through taking the test can be applied in a variety of careers later in life. Some of these careers can earn you the highest salaries out there. 

Here are some careers that STEP exam tutoring then a successful university application can lead to;

  • Data analysis

  • Financial Investor

  • Merchant Banker

  • Funds manager

  • Tax consultant

  • Accountant

How online tutoring support from Spires STEP tutors can help you

Teachers will take the time to assess your starting point then develop a personalised syllabus to work towards your objectives. Online classes will focus on your areas of weakness and on developing the confidence you need to achieve your goals. Lessons will also push students in areas that they are already comfortable in, encouraging constant improvement and developing positive learning habits.

Why choose Spires’ STEP tutors for online tutoring?

We only hire 4% of the Step tutors that apply to Spires and they are all professional and experienced school and university level educators. Many have qualifications from top universities and institutions in the UK, USA, and around the world. All have a Ph.D., MSc, Ma, BSc, or Ba in their chosen field.

We have a lot of repeat students and you can check out the high star ratings our alumni and their parents leave when they share reviews of the many subjects students have excelled in with Spires' wide range of online tutoring options. 

Because tutors set their rates via an auction system, our prices are more competitive than many other companies. Our online classroom is stable and fun to learn through. It has an interactive whiteboard and students can access recordings of classes at any time. They use webcam video chat when being taught.

Spires deals with all of the matching, scheduling, payments, and administration, we take all of the hassles out of organising support and allow students to focus purely on learning.

Does it matter if my STEP tutors near me?

No, it doesn’t! It’s all done online whenever and wherever you are. All you have to do is pick your ideal mentor and communicate with them to arrange the best time for you.

How many professional tutors are available to provide STEP exam support in online lessons?

We currently have over 21 STEP Teachers with academic and professional experience specialising in a wide range of topics from GCSEs to postgraduate support, and everything in between.

Just use the filter to search for STEP  tutors for your level and browse through available candidates. You can read their description and reviews as well as communicate with them about your needs before you schedule a lesson.

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