Master in Advanced Mathematics

UBFC Graduate School EIPHI    Masters Opportunities

Full time See Course MSc Full time: 2 years
Mathematics (25)

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The Master in Advanced Mathematics programme at Besanc¸on University is designed to prepare graduate students for PhD studies. With a focus on five research domains, including functional analysis, numerical analysis, and probability, this programme offers a comprehensive and specialized education. The beautiful city of Besanc¸on provides an exceptional learning environment, with its UNESCO-World Heritage listed citadel and proximity to outdoor activities like hiking and skiing. To be eligible, candidates should hold a Bachelor's degree in Science or equivalent, with a strong background in mathematics. Proficiency in both French and English is also required. Scholarships are available for high-quality foreign students.

About the course

The program is created to prepare graduate students for PhD studies. It is specialized in the domains of research of the five teams of the Laboratory of Mathematics of Besançon : functional analysisnumerical analysis and scientific computingpartial differential equationsprobability and statisticsnumber theory.

Main research areas:

  • functional analysis, 
  • numerical analysis and scientific computing, 
  • partial differential equations, 
  • probability and statistics, 
  • number theory.

Career paths

The program targets careers such as:

  • University Professor
  • Research Engineer


Many scholarships will be awarded each year to high quality foreign students.

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Entry Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (3 or 4 years degree) of Science or its equivalent; background in mathematics. Courses waivers can be given depending on your former undergraduate program content. Candidates must have very good academic qualifications and a good practice of French and English.

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Program description

The Graduate School EIPHI finances Scholarship for students coming to study in one of our Master Degree at UBFC and its member universities (UFC & uB).

These incoming mobility scholarship are allocated on a merit based and are for all stuents (national & international)

One-year renewable scholarship for M1 students


Amount of 8 000 € / scholarship :

- 8 000 € for the M1 student

- 4 400 € for the M2 student and approximately €3,600 paid to the laboratory for the payment of a 6-month internship


1 year

Conditionally renewable.

Value of Scholarship(s)

up to 8000€/year


These scholarships are awarded on academic criteria only for all applicants.

Application Procedure

To apply, use your motivation letter to inform the reviewers that you apply for an incoming scholarship.

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