Taught course

International Master's in Mathematics and its Applications

University of Kent · School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science

Entry requirements

A good ordinary bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) in an appropriate subject.

Months of entry


Course content

If your mathematical background is insufficient for direct entry to the MSc in Mathematics and its Applications, you may apply for this course. The first year of this master's programme gives you a strong background in mathematics, equivalent to the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics, with second year studies following the MSc in Mathematics and its Applications.

Course structure

At least one modern application of mathematics is studied in-depth by each student. mathematical computing and open-ended project work forms an integral part of the learning experience. You strengthen your grounding in the subject and gain a sound grasp of the wider relevance and application of mathematics.

There are opportunities for outreach and engagement with the public on mathematics.

Information for international students

For detailed information see our English language requirements web pages. Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways.

Fees and funding

Please visit our funding web pages for the most current opportunities and application details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science
+44 (0)1227 824133