Research course

Mathematics

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Mathematics
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

MPhil candidates should hold a first or upper second class UK Honours degree or equivalent in Mathematics or a suitable related discipline. PhD candidates should have a minimum, a first or upper second class UK Honours degree or equivalent in Mathematics or a suitable related discipline.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Research students in their first year(s) follow an agreed programme of study to introduce them to research skills and methods and to advance their knowledge in their chosen field. This includes a broad choice of postgraduate courses provided through the national collaborative networks MAGIC (for pure/applied mathematics) and NATCOR (for OR) and APTS (for statistics). Regular seminars in all subject areas, as well as the Cardiff Mathematics Colloquia and the yearly Welsh Mathematics Colloquium, provide insight into cutting-edge research.

Special Features
  • Lively research environment, extensive seminar programme
  • Conference and workshop support, including annual Welsh Mathematics Colloquium
  • Optional participation in undergraduate teaching, including HEA accreditation

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Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent required

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Tim Phillips
Email
PhillipsTN@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 4194