Taught course

Mathematical Modelling (Climate Science)

Institution
University of Exeter · Mathematics
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a mathematics, science or engineering subject, with significant mathematics content.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Overview

  • Gain expertise from Exeter Climate Systems centre, a world-leading community of staff working at the frontier of mathematics, statistics and climate science
  • Be taught by experts who directly contribute to global understanding of climate change and climate systems, including members of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and staff jointly funded by the UK Met Office
  • Gain specialist knowledge in Climate Science and learn the techniques to successfully simulate a range of mathematical phenomenon
  • Be introduced to key industry-standard programming languages such as Matlab, Python and Fortran
  • Undertake an independent research project where you’ll explore your interests in greater depth, with the support of an academic, where you can focus on or contribute to current research.

Careers

Mathematical Modelling underpins many areas of research and a degree in this area can open careers in a huge range of research and development roles. Your specialism will be relevant to any company concerned with our climate, from crop production to energy suppliers or environmental consultants.

For many students a masters course can also lead to further academic study such as a PhD.

Information for international students

English language requirements

  • IELTS
    Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.
  • TOEFL
    Overall score 90 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.
  • Pearson
    58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Please visit our entry requirements section for equivalencies from your country and further information on English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/mathematics/mathmocli/#fees
International students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/mathematics/mathmocli/#fees

The University of Exeter is offering scholarships to the value of over £4 million for students starting with us in September 2021. Details of scholarships, including our Global Excellence scholarships and GREAT scholarships (British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign) for international fee paying students, can be found on our dedicated funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pg-ad@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)1392 724061