Durham University

Durham University

Mathematical Sciences

This course aims to bring applicants to a position where they can embark with confidence on a range of careers, including taking a PhD in Mathematics or related disciplines.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree or equivalent in a relevant subject; English language requirements include an IELTS of 6.5 (with no element below 6.0) or equivalent.

Course modules

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.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,100 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Durham University Durham DH1 3LG North East

Key information

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Telephone number: 
0191 334 3082