Research course

Mathematics

Institution
University of York · Department of Mathematics
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMS by research

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Entry requirements

Applicants for admission to graduate research degrees in Mathematics should have or expect to have a good honours degree (equivalent of 2.i or higher) in Mathematics, or a good honours degree in which Mathematics has formed a substantial part of the course.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

The Department of Mathematics at York offers the opportunity to study for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), as well as the degree of Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Mathematics, in a thriving research environment. You should first have a look at our research, where you will find for each area a list of staff members and their research supervision interests, from which you can click through to individual staff pages.

The course is available as an MPhil, Phd (3 year course), or a 4 year PhD (with Foundation Phase).

Students who may be interested in studying for a research degree over one year should refer to the course page for the MSc (by Research) in Mathematics.

Information for international students

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. For more information see our English language requirements.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MS by research
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Admissions
Email
maths-graduate-admissions@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1904 323070