University of Warwick

Degree level: Postgraduate

Interdisciplinary Mathematics (Diploma plus MSc) (Taught)

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Course summary

The Interdisciplinary Mathematics Diploma plus MSc encompasses a breadth of pure and applied mathematics and statistics, with skills useful for a range of future scientific careers. The Warwick Mathematics Institute offers you specialist guidance and training opportunities. Course overview Do you aspire to become a professional scientist? Or do you have a mathematical background and wish to learn about the interactions between sciences and mathematics? Our programme encompasses a breadth of pure and applied mathematics, and statistics. The Diploma + MSc option gives you the opportunity to work on a project in your first year before you progress to your dissertation in the second year. In addition to modules in Mathematics, you will take modules in related subjects such as Physics, Biology, Economics or any of the other departments listed below. The knowledge and skills you will acquire will prove useful for a range of future scientific careers or if you wish to progress to PhD level studies in Mathematics or one of the sciences.


Core modules Year One

  • Project
Year Two
  • Dissertation
Optional modules A wide selection of optional modules is offered in both pure and applied mathematics. In addition, a wide selection of modules are offered from the following departments:
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Medical School
  • Physics
  • Psychology
- Statistics

Assessment method

Term One (October - December) You attend roughly half of your modules and begin discussing dissertation topics with members of staff. Term Two (January - March) You attend the remaining modules, register for examinations, declare a dissertation topic and a supervisor, and start background work on the topic. Term Three (April - June)  You take examinations for the Term One and Two modules and continue to work on your dissertation. Summer (July - September) Over the summer you work full-time on your dissertation, and you may give an oral presentation to staff about your project. Completed dissertations must be submitted early September.

Entry requirements

**Minimum requirements** 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. **English language requirements** You can find out more about our English language requirements. This course requires the following: - Band A - IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0. **International qualifications** We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information, please visit the international entry requirements page. **Additional requirements** There are no additional entry requirements for this course.

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Interdisciplinary Mathematics (Diploma plus MSc) at University of Warwick - UCAS