University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Mathematical Logic

Research areas include: Uncertain reasoning; variants of classical set theory and applications; computation in groups and semigroups; model theory; modules and categories; o-minimal structures; model theoretic methods in real algebraic geometry; groups of finite morley rank.

Entry requirements

A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or an equivalent overseas qualification) in a mathematical subject; in some research areas a background in physics, engineering or computer science is also acceptable; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 570 (paper-based) with not less than 5.0 in the TOEFL essay section of the test or 90 (ibtTOEFL).

Sponsorship information

EPSRC DTA research studentships are available in all areas for UK and EU students. Students who are normally resident in the EU but not in the UK are eligible for EPSRC PhD studentships; overseas Research Studentship awards together with about 8 School scholarships are also available each year to PhD students from overseas.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months
PhD Full-time £ 15,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 36 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months
MPhil Full-time £ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MPhil Full-time £ 15,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

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