Taught course

Mathematics for Applications

Institution
Royal Holloway, University of London · Department of Mathematics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Second class degree with Maths as major component from a UK university or equivalent foreign qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Interdisciplinary course. Foundation for professional mathematicians and research students. Core courses: Error Correcting Codes; Advanced Cipher System; Applications of Field Theory. Five other courses chosen from Advanced Quantum Theory; Magnetohydrodynamics; Channels; Quantum Information; Advance Financial Mathematics; Operational Research; Network Algorithms; Public Key Cryptography; Metric Spaces or a selection of 3rd year undergraduate courses. Main project.

Fees and funding

Limited studentships.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations60
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation20 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Educational and International Liaison Office
Email
maths-msc-admissions@rhbnc.ac.uk
Phone
01784 443091
Fax
01784 430766