Loughborough University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Mathematical Sciences (Research)

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Course summary

Our Mathematical Sciences department is committed to driving forward innovation in both pure and applied mathematics. We attract staff and students from all over the world, making our department a diverse and stimulating environment in which to study. Active in high-quality research across the broad spectrum of mathematics, we have an excellent international reputation. Our PhD programme will allow you to delve deeper into a topic you are passionate about and make new discoveries, with our excellent state-of-the-art laboratories and facilities providing a platform for world-class research. The knowledge, skills and expertise gained can be transferred into a career in mathematics, research or academia. Our key research themes include analysis, dynamical systems, geometry and mathematical physics, linear and nonlinear waves, mathematical modelling, statistics, and stochastic analysis. We also host regular seminar series and colloquia, as well as international conferences and workshops. As part of the School of Science, our Mathematical Sciences staff and PhD students contribute to our interdisciplinary research centres:

  • Centre for Geometry and Applications
  • Centre for Sensing and Imaging Science
  • Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical Modelling
  • Centre for the Science of Materials
  • Centre for Analytical Science
  • Interdisciplinary Science Centre from Laboratory to Fabrication

Course details


Entry requirements

A minimum of a high 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in mathematics.


Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

The tuition fees shown are for new students commencing the first year of study in the specified year only. Fees are reviewed annually and are likely to increase to take into account inflationary pressures. Part-time fees are charged at 50% of the full-time fee. If you are an international student considering part-time study, please contact [email protected] to discuss your eligibility.

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Loughborough University
Loughborough
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Clearing contact details

Loughborough University Admissions Contact Centre

01509 274 403

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Clearing will open on Thursday 18th August 2022 at 8.00am. We anticipate having vacancies in a range of subjects for well-qualified students. Whether you have done better than expected in your examinations results or are exploring opportunities in Clearing, we would love to hear from you. You don’t need to have applied to Loughborough already. Please call the University's Contact Centre on 01509 274 403 to discuss your qualifications.


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