Taught course

Applied Mathematical Sciences

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Entry is aimed at graduates with strong mathematical knowledge and skills. A good honours degree in mathematics, statistics or a related subject with a substantial mathematical content is desired. Motivation and a willingness to work hard are also important pre-requisites. We also offer a one-year Graduate Certificate preparatory course in mathematical sciences for students with a good first degree but without sufficient mathematics content for direct entry.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Graduates with good mathematical and statistical skills are in high demand in industry and academia.

Our MSc in Applied Mathematical Sciences is a flexible programme designed to equip students with the modern, transferrable mathematical and statistical skills to prepare them for careers in industry and research.

Students will gain a solid, theoretical and practical foundation through a diverse range of taught courses and applications oriented projects.

Information for international students

The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS overall 6.5 (with no score lower than 5.5 in any individual category). or equivalent. We also offer a range of pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirement prior to starting your masters programme.

Fees and funding

For details of all scholarship opportunities and current fees please visit our website or contact us by email.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
27 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
June Maxwell
Email
MACSpgenquiries@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 451 4152
Fax
+44 (0)131 451 3327