Taught course

Pure Mathematics

Imperial College London · Department of Mathematics

Entry requirements

The minimum qualifications for admission are normally a degree of 2:1 or higher, or an equivalent overseas qualification, in Mathematics or a related subject, such as Engineering or Physics.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is offered full and part-time. The full-time course lasts one calendar year, October to September; the part-time course lasts two years.

The course includes a wide range of lecture modules in analysis, geometry and topology, algebra, number theory and combinatorics.

You also undertake a written project under the direction of a supervisor who is an expert in that field.

Fees and funding

UK students
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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations70
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Prof Alexei Skorobogatov