Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Mathematics

This course provides students with an in-depth understanding of a range of topics in mathematics. In addition, students who meet the appropriate criteria and proceed to the project will gain experience in presenting results in mathematics in a clear and concise manner.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirement is the equivalent of a UK Upper 2nd Class degree in mathematics, statistics or a related numerate science or engineering degree. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, should have an IELTS score 6.5 or equivalent English language competence.

Course modules

Core modules: modelling and tools; functional analysis; partial differential equations; pure mathematics; project. Choose 4 optional modules from: mathematical ecology; optimisation; numerical analysis of codes; applied mathematics; dynamical systems; stochastic simulation; applied linear algebra; partial differential equations; numerical analysis; Bayesian inference and computational methods; geometry.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 4514152