For entry on to the MPhil, PhD, and MSc by Research programmes, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a first class honours degree or equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
Join a School of Mathematics with a strong international reputation for research, where students work with leading experts on a broad range of topics. We have distinguished research groups in pure and applied mathematics. We offer the chance to collaborate with industry, business and other academics around the world.
The quality of our world-leading and internationally excellent research ranks the School of Mathematics seventh in the UK in terms of our output in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). In the REF2014, 88% of our research output was found to be world-leading or internationally excellent, and 100% of our research was internationally recognised.
The School of Mathematics accepts students for PhD research degrees each year. You can apply for one of several fully funded studentships. We also welcome applications from students with their own funding. Our Faculty members have a range of interests and are more than happy to discuss possible projects with potential students.
Information for international students
English entry requirements are: IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 in all components) or equivalent qualification.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Research Service
- +44 (0) 1603 591 709