University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Mathematical Sciences

The programme has an outstanding research reputation. The research facilities include one of the finest libraries in the country, the John Rylands University Library. This library has recently made a very large commitment of resources to providing comprehensive online facilities for the free use of the University's research community. Postgraduate students in the School benefit from direct access to all the Library electronic resources from their offices.

Entry requirements

Applicants would be expected to have 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. Students whose first language is not English require a minimum score of IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in writing and no module less than 5.5 (or a recognised equivalent qualification). Students should normally have a minimum of IELTS 5.0 or equivalent prior to application.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months

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0161 27 55816