University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Mathematical Modelling

This programme is tailored to develop students from mathematics backgrounds into becoming multidisciplinary scientists. Students have the opportunity to develop their mathematical and computational modelling skills.

Entry requirements

The programme is for strong (1st, 2.1 or equivalent) BSc or MSci graduates from programmes in mathematics, or programmes with advanced mathematical components, including physics and some engineering subjects, who wish to study interdisciplinary research at the interfaces of mathematics and computation. Standard English language requirements apply

Course modules

Compulsory modules: mathematical biology; computational methods and frontiers; research skills in mathematical modelling; research frontiers in applied mathematics.
Optional modules will be from the following courses: partial differential equations; computational tools for modelling and analysis; bioscience for graduates from other scientific disciplines; essentials, ideas and techniques of biology; viscous flow with applications; continuum mechanics; perturbation theory and chaos; numerical methods in linear algebra; introduction to evolutionary computation; intelligent data analysis; game theory; mathematical finance; further mathematical finance; waves; PDEs and reaction diffusion systems in chemistry and biology; computation geometry.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005