University of Liverpool
Research is structured around the following 9 clusters: Algebraic Geometry; Applied Probability, statistics and Operational Research; Dynamical Systems; Financial and Actuarial Mathematics; Mathematical Biology; Quantum Field Theory and Applications; Singularity Theory and its Applications; String Theory; Waves and Continuum Mechanics. The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers a wide range of opportunities for postgraduate research in four key areas: Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Theoretical Physics, and Financial and Actuarial Mathematics and Applied Probability.
Good Honours and/or Master's degree in a relevant subject.
Core modules: Maple-latex project; preliminary dissertation; main dissertation; optional modules: linear differential operators in mathematical physics; introduction to string theory; quantum field theory; mathematical biology; waves; mathematical modelling; introduction to modern particle theory; representation theory of finite groups; curves and singularities; elliptic curves; Galois theory; probability essentials for financial calculus; stochastic analysis and its applications; chaos and dynamical systems; Cartesian tensors and mathematical models of solids and viscous fluids; quantum mechanics; relativity; mathematical economics; population dynamics; number theory; group theory; combinatorics; differential geometry; analysis and number theory; applied stochastic models; linear statistical models; applied probability; mathematical risk theory; networks in theory and practice.
Some scholarships may be available for home and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 1,199 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,196 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,849 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927