Graduate programs

The department offers a program of studies in several branches of mathematics leading to the Master's of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Some of the chief branches offered are:

  • Analysis: Approximation Theory, Complex Analysis, Functional Analysis, Harmonic Analysis, Operator Theory, Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations
  • Applied Mathematics: Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Modelling, Numerical Analysis
  • Discrete Mathematics / Algebra: Associative Rings, Combinatorics, Computer Algebra, Group Theory, Invariant Theory, Matrix Theory, Spectral Graph Theory
  • Foundations: Model Theory, number theory
  • Geometry / Topology: Algebraic Geometry, Differential Geometry, Low Dimensional Topology, Symplectic Geometry

For more details, see Research.

For details about funding including the new \$50,000 Entrance Scholarship, see Financial.

Programs available

  • Pre-Master Program
  • Master of Science (M.Sc. Program) There are two options: thesis-based (5 courses + thesis) and course-based (8 courses + project)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. Program) Degree requirements: 4 courses + thesis.

For program regulations, refer to the Supplemental Regulations.

Exchange programs

The Mathematics department is in the process of establishing student exchange programs with several top universities. Graduate students may be able to visit these universities for up to one term without paying extra fees.