Research course

Mathematical Sciences

Loughborough University · Department of Mathematical Sciences

Entry requirements

A minimum of a high 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in mathematics.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Our Mathematical Sciences department is committed to driving forward innovation across the teaching and research of both pure and applied mathematics.

The Department attracts staff and students from all over the world, making it a diverse and stimulating environment in which to study. Active in high-quality research across the broad spectrum of mathematics, the Department has an excellent international reputation. Research themes within the Department include analysis, dynamical systems, geometry and mathematical physics, linear and nonlinear waves, mathematical modelling, statistics, and stochastic analysis.

As a PhD student in the Department of Mathematical Sciences you will be part of a vibrant community of researchers from around the world. The Department hosts regular seminar series and colloquia, as well as international conferences and workshops.

As part of the School of Science, staff and PhD students contribute to our interdisciplinary research centres:

  • Centre for Geometry and Applications
  • Centre for Imaging Science
  • Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical Modelling

Information for international students

Fees and funding

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)1509 222681