BRUNEL UNIVERSITY LONDON

Mathematics

MPhil  |  Placement Year:   No

An MPhil involves the exploration of a research topic and is typically studied over a shorter period of 1 year for a full-time student and 2 years for a part-time student. MPhil students are required to demonstrate a systematic understanding of knowledge and a critical awareness of current problems and/or new insights informed by the forefront of their discipline, field of study or professional practice.

Research profile
Considering the expertise and track record of the Department staff, the following areas have been identified as the main research strengths within the Department of Mathematics:

  • Applied Mathematical Analysis
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Continuum Mechanics and Waves
  • Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics
  • Financial Mathematics and Risk Analysis
  • Geometry
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Operational Research
  • Probability, Statistics and Data Analytics 

 

Programme description

An MPhil involves the exploration of a research topic and is typically studied over a shorter period of 1 year for a full-time student and 2 years for a part-time student. MPhil students are required to demonstrate a systematic understanding of knowledge and a critical awareness of current problems and/or new insights informed by the forefront of their discipline, field of study or professional practice.

Research profile
Considering the expertise and track record of the Department staff, the following areas have been identified as the main research strengths within the Department of Mathematics:

  • Applied Mathematical Analysis
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Continuum Mechanics and Waves
  • Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics
  • Financial Mathematics and Risk Analysis
  • Geometry
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Operational Research
  • Probability, Statistics and Data Analytics 

 

Key Modules

Following the completion of the course students may follow several career paths:

  • Career path within academia starting as a Post-doc or Lecturer/Assistant Professor at a university
  • Career progression within research institutions commencing as a Researcher and progressing to Senior Researcher.
  • Career path within industry as a Research Scientist, Senior Research Scientists, Financial Analyst, etc.
  • Career path in secondary education as Maths teacher, Maths Subject Leader
Module & Subject
Entry Requirements
  • A minimum score of 60%- 70% or GPA 2.8/4 - 3.4/4. Offers within the grade range are determined by the higher education institution attended.
  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas)
  • Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores)
  • BrunELT: 65% (min 60% in all areas)
Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 1 year
Course Fee:  16200.00
Course Level:  POSTGRADUATE
Application Deadline 
International Student:   (15,July)
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Brunel University London, Kingston Lane Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH
Intake Deadline
SEPTEMBER