Research course


Swansea University · Department of Mathematics
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 or equivalent in the field of Mathematics, or an appropriate Master's degree with Merit, although all applications are reviewed on an individual basis.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Swansea is a research-led University and the Department makes a significant contribution, meaning that as a Postgraduate Mathematics Student you will benefit from the knowledge and skills of internationally renowned academics.

In the Department of Mathematics at Swansea you will find friendly teaching staff that are fully committed to providing you with a supportive teaching and learning environment. This includes outstanding student support.

All postgraduate Mathematics programmes at Swansea will equip you with skills relevant for a rewarding career in a range of diverse fields. You will also further develop your communication, presentation and analytical skills.

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page:

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36 months


part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MSc by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Swansea University Postgraduate
+44 (0)1792 295358