Research course

Mathematics and Statistics

Newcastle University · School of Mathematics and Statistics
Integrated PhD

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in mathematics or statistics. We also accept MMaths and MPhys degrees.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

The Integrated PhD combines taught Masters’ level modules with doctoral level study and will provide an opportunity to make a unique contribution to mathematics and statistics research.

As a research postgraduate in the School of Mathematics and Statistics you will be working under the supervision of an expert in your chosen field. To help you identify a topic and potential supervisor, we encourage you to find out more about our staff specialisms.

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Department specialisms

Pure mathematics: operator theory and function theory, Banach algebras, cohomology and modules, study of infinite groups, finite classical groups and their geometries Applied mathematics: fluid dynamics, including numerical modelling of quantum fluids, classical and astrophysical fluids, cosmology, including the very early universe and quantum gravity Statistics research: Bayesian statistics, Biostatics, Statistical bioinformatics and stochastic systems biology

Information for international students

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course. You may need an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate.

Fees and funding

See our programme fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

Integrated PhD

full time
48 months
part time
96 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Secretary, School of Mathematics and Statistics
+44 (0) 191 208 6960