University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Mathematics

The major research areas in pure mathematics are: number theory; combinatorics; group theory; representation theory; model theory; set theory; and ergodic theory & dynamical systems; in applied mathematics major research areas are: fluid dynamics, mechanics of solids, geophysical fluid dynamics and mathematical biology; postgraduate research students are allocated an expert supervisor who helps direct their research and learning and a secondary supervisor with a pastoral role; there is a regular programme of research seminars given by visiting speakers, highlighting the wider research activities currently taking place in mathematics; postgraduate students are encouraged to undertake some paid demonstrating work for the school; research supervision is available in the following areas: algebra and combinatorics; mathematical logic; number theory; fluid dynamics fluid flow stability from theoretical models to engineering applications; solid mechanics; geophysical fluid dynamics; mathematical biology; recent thesis titles include: prime appearance in elliptic divisibility sequences; numerical and analytical studies on nonlinear free surface flows past disturbances; symptotic models for boundary-value problems of constrained and unconstrained thermoelasticity; violent sea wave impacts on coastal structures; arithmetic and zeta functions; modular homology in the Boolean algebra of subsets.

Entry requirements

Students should hold a 1:1 Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant field.
All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, and a minimum of 6.0 in all the components.

Assessment methods

PhD

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 100,000 words for the PhD by Research.

MSc (Res)

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 40,000 words for the MSc by Research.

MPhil

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 65,000 words for the MPhil by Research.

Sponsorship information

Each school has funding for some projects; eligibility rules may apply; UEA offers a limited number of ISF scholarships, up to 50 per cent of tuition fees, to excellently qualified overseas (non-EU) students each year; these awards are based on academic merit.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time October 2017 - 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2017 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 - 4 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2017 - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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