University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Applied Mathematics

Areas of research include: aerodynamics, aerosol science, applied analysis, astrophysics, biological fluid dynamics, boundary-layer theory, computer-aided design, combustion theory, computational fluid and solid mechanics (including finite difference, finite element, boundary integral and Lagrangian methods), cosmical gas dynamics, discrete systems, dynamical systems, inverse problems, heat transfer, high-speed impact and penetration dynamics, integrable systems, mathematical biology, mathematical chemistry, mathematical medicine, magneto-hydrodynamics, non-Newtonian fluid dynamics, optical fibres, physiological fluid dynamics, pollution, polymer dynamics and static structures, relativistic fluid dynamics, semiconductor devices, solid-state physics, soliton theory, stochastic differential equations, turbulent flows, thermodynamics, viscoelastic fluids.

Entry requirements

1:1 or 2:1 Honours degree in mathematics or related subject, or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

BBSRC; CASE; EPSRC; NERC; PPARC; ORS; University; Wellcome Trust.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0113 233 5102