Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in mathematics (including joint degrees) or in a subject with substantial mathematics content. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you interested in mathematics research and do you plan to pursue further study? Or do you want to work in industry?

This MSc allows you to choose the mathematical topics that best fit your tastes and aspirations. You’ll gain an understanding of advanced mathematics, concentrating on pure, applied and numerical mathematics.

Mathematics at Sussex plays an important role in the current development of areas as diverse as:

  • analysis and partial differential equations
  • geometry and topology
  • mathematical physics
  • mathematics applied to biology
  • numerical analysis and scientific computing
  • probability and statistics.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

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