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Mathematical Sciences (MSc)

Course Description

This course aims to bring you, in 12 months, to a position where you can embark with confidence on a wide range of careers, including taking a PhD in Mathematics or related disciplines. There is a wide range of taught modules on offer, and you will also produce a dissertation on a topic of current research interest taken from your choice of a wide range of subjects offered.

Course structure and overview

-Six taught modules in October-May.
-A dissertation in June-September.

Modules: Six of available options
In previous years, optional modules available included:

Modules in Pure Mathematics:
-Algebraic Topology IV
-Codes and Cryptography III
-Differential Geometry III
-Galois Theory III
-Geometry III and IV
-Number Theory III and IV
-Riemannian Geometry IV
-Topology III
-Elliptic Functions IV

Modules in Probability and Statistics:
-Mathematical Finance III and IV
-Decision Theory III
-Operations Research III
-Probability III and IV
-Statistical Methods III
-Topics in Statistics III and IV

Modules in Applications of Mathematics:
-Advanced Quantum Theory IV
-Dynamical Systems III
-General Relativity III and IV
-Mathematical Biology III
-Numerical Differential Equations III and IV
-Partial Differential Equations III and IV
-Quantum Information III
-Quantum Mechanics III
-Statistical Mechanics III and IV

Visit the Mathematical Sciences (MSc) page on the Durham University website for more details!

Entry Requirements

2:1 degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.

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