University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


This intensive introduction to advanced pure and applied mathematics draws on our strengths in algebra, geometry, topology, number theory, fluid dynamics and solar physics. You�ll attend lectures but you�ll also get hands-on research experience, writing a dissertation supervised by an active researcher.

Entry requirements

2.1 honours degree with a substantial maths component. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: possible module choices include: algebra; analysis; geometry; algebraic topology; number theory; topics in advanced fluid dynamics; analytical dynamics and classical field theory; methods of mathematical physics; stochastic processes and finance; waves and magnetohydrodynamics.

Assessment methods

You�re assessed by exams, coursework and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

You may be able to get funding from the University or an external company. Course-specific studentships may also be available. You should apply for these as soon as possible.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
0114 222 3808