University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Applied Mathematics

Training is provided through individual supervision of research, by advanced seminar courses and conferences, and by generic courses. Research topics include: fluid mechanics; mathematical biology; financial mathematics and computational mathematics; the area of fluid mechanics is a traditional research field in the school; active research is pursued in the areas of: bubble dynamics and biological and physiological fluid mechanics; dynamic wetting; flows with transitions in the topology of the flow domain; dynamics of liquid jets and drops; flows with phase transitions; fuel cells and many more; research students' work often arises from industrially motivated problems or develops new directions in existing research projects; research in computational mathematics includes: numerical solution of partial differential equations; design and analysis of algorithms for large-scale problems; numerical linear algebra and matrix analysis; the area of financial mathematics represents a new and exciting field of research; topics of research including both modelling and computational finance.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or overseas equivalent; Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is available; those with non-standard qualifications should contact the University to discuss their application; English language proficiency suitable for this level of study.

Sponsorship information

We award up to 10 home/EU EPSRC doctoral training grants each year to eligible students; in exceptional circumstances fully-funded School doctoral training grants may be awarded.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,565 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,195 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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