Research course

Department of Mathematics

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Mathematics
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Normally, applicants are required to have a first or a good 2nd-class honours degree (or its equivalent) in mathematics, although people with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered too.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

There is an active research group in numerical analysis (approximation theory and ordinary and partial differential equations) and in the numerics of dynamical systems. There is a structured programme in the first year of study which includes a small element of research training, tailored to individual student need.

Department specialisms

Approximation Theory; Finite Element Methods for PDEs; Numerical Solution of ODEs; Molecular Dynamics; Dynamical Systems

Information for international students

Information for international students is available at http://www.le.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

Research Councils, university research studentships, overseas research studentships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr A Clark
Email
adc2@mcs.le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 5670
Fax
0116 252 3915