Swansea University

Swansea University

Mathematics

The Department's research groups include: algebra and topology group (noncommutative geometry; categorical methods in algebra and topology; homotopy theory; homological algebra and others); analysis and nonlinear partial differential equations group (reaction-diffusion and reaction-diffusion-convection equations and systems; Navier-Stokes equations in fluid dynamic; complexity in the calculus of variations); stochastic analysis group (functional inequalities and applications; Lévy-type processes; stochastic modelling of fractal, multifractal and multiscale systems; infinite dimensional stochastic analysis).

Entry requirements

MPhil/PhD programmes: Normally at least a 1st Honours or an upper 2nd Class MMath degree in the field of mathematics is required, or an appropriate Master's degree with merit, although all applications are reviewed on an individual basis. English language requirement IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or a Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Assessment methods

PhD: A thesis of no more than 100,000 words; MPhil: A thesis of no more than 60,000; MSc by research: a thesis and an oral examination (viva voce).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Mathematics Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 295720