Research course

Mathematics

Institution
Maynooth University · Department of Mathematics
Qualifications
MSc by research

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a 2.1 Honours Degree in Mathematics or Statistics. A First Class degree is highly desirable. Before a student can be accepted into the programme, they must find a member of staff who is willing to act as their supervisor. Applicants must have a recognized primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Months of entry

September

Course content

A student must write a thesis under the direction of a member of staff containing a significant new result or an original insight. Collaborations with outside parties have involved work in Chemistry, Medicine, Archaeology, Banking, Computer-Aided Design, and other areas.

Closing date
Research applications are generally accepted at any time

Information for international students

Minimum English language requirements: • IELTS: 6.5 overall score • TOEFL (Paper based test): 585 • TOEFL (Internet based test): 95 • PTE (Pearson): 62. Maynooth University’s TOEFL code is 8850.

Fees and funding

International students
€13,500

For funding and scholarship opportunities see here.

Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Mathematics
Email
David.Redmond@nuim.ie