Research course

Pure Mathematics

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Mathematics

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates in Mathematics (or a suitable related field). A 1st or upper 2nd class UK Honours degree, or equivalent is required.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Special Features

  • Three research networks have been coordinated from Cardiff: the EU-TMR Network on Non-Commutative Geometry, the EPSRC Network on Algebraic Geometry, Boundary Conformal Field Theory and Non- Commutative Geometry, and the EPSRC Network on Spectral Theory (jointly with a group from the School of Computer Science).
  • Colloquia are held regularly and each research group has a weekly research seminar.
  • The School hosts and participates in frequent workshops organised by WIMSC research clusters, with which the research groups are associated.
  • The many collaborative projects with groups in other institutions in the UK and abroad, bring a steady stream of distinguished visitors to the School.

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Information for international students

Average IELTS score of 6.5

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Karl Schmidt
+44 (0)29 2087 6778