University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton


This course provides students with a sound general knowledge of advanced mathematics through study in several pure and applied areas of the subject, including statistics and operational research. A wide choice of topics is available for your dissertation, taken under the supervision of a member of the academic staff.

Entry requirements

A Lower 2nd Honours degree in mathematics, or equivalent, is required for direct entry onto the Master's programme or a postgraduate certificate in mathematics or a related subject with a minimum of grade C in all modules. Students are selected using application form and references in the first instance and may be invited for interview. Students applying for individual modules will be required to demonstrate the ability to absorb technical concepts and detail, possibly by way of their previous industrial or commercial experience. Minimum English competency is the standard MSc entry: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Research methods and professional skills; mathematical modelling; introduction to cybermetrics; statistics; advanced topics in mathematics; discrete mathematics; dissertation.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time - 2 years
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

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