Prof. Hardy was surprised with the letter containing complicated formulae and recommended Ramanujan a scholarship for higher study.
He also invited Ramanujan to visit Cambridge . In the month of June’1913 , he went to Cambridge and worked with Prof.Hardy .He published 27 papers there . Ramanujan was awarded BA degree in 1916.He was elected as a fellow to the Royal Society in 1918 . Ramanujan’s health declined and he died prematurely on 26th. April’1920 .
To commemorate the 125th. Birth anniversary of the mathematic wizard ,Srinivasa Ramanujan , the year 2012 was declared as the National Mathematical year and the birth day of him , 22nd. December as the National Mathematics Day .