Swansea University

Swansea University


Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). The MSc Mathematics course has been designed for students who wish to build on their BSc, extending their range of mathematics expertise across a broader spread of topics, and demonstrating their literature research skills through an extended dissertation. Such a qualification will mark graduates out as having a broader and deeper understanding of mathematics, and the skills required to pursue a significant project with a high level of independence, presenting their results in a written report. This will give MSc Mathematics graduates an edge in the ever more competitive jobs market. On the course you will study different elements of mathematics in a broad sense - including mathematical elements of computing if desired - in addition to developing your research, project management, and written communication skills through a project you will undertake. You will be fully supported to ensure that your project further develops an excellent foundation for your future career plans.

Course modules

As a student on the MSc Mathematics course you will study a range of modules covering various topics such as: Algebraic coding theory; Biomathematics; Black-Scholes theory; Data science; Differential geometry; Fourier analysis; Ito calculus; Lie theory; Numerical analysis; Partial differential equations; Stochastic processes; Statistical mechanics; Topology.

Assessment methods

On the course you will be assessed by a combination of written examinations, coursework and a Dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,150 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,150 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP Wales
Bay Campus, Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

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Department of Mathematics
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