University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Pure Mathematics

Students who are initially registered for the MPhil and can be transferred to the PhD after 1 year if they have made satisfactory progress; the 1st year then counts as part of the PhD, so the student spends only 3 years altogether.

Entry requirements

A 1st or good 2.1 Honours degree in mathematics, physics or engineering, or alternative postgraduate qualification.

Course modules

Research areas: algebra, groups; communicative rings; non-communicative rings; category theory; number theory; geometry; topology; analysis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Mathematics and Statistics
Telephone number: 
0114 2223808